Water Supply

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First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 51 mins ago - 4 reports

Island Left Without Water After Too Many Residents Take ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’

:27 AM PDT post a commentAn island of the coast of Scotland was left without water because too many of its residents did the Ice Bucket Challenge. The island of Colonsay, in the Inner Hebrides, saw its supplies cut after demand soared.The island, ... [Published Breitbart.com - 51 mins ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 52 mins ago - 2 reports

Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt Agree On River Nile Mega Dam Inspections

Egypt fears Grand Renaissance hydro-electric dam disrupting the Nile's water flow to CairoLabourers work at the Grand Renaissance Dam in Guba Woreda, Ethiopia.(Tiksa Negeri/Reuters)Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia have agreed to work together in a bid to resolve ... [Published International Business Times UK - 53 mins ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

2.9% economic growth in second quarter

:52During the second quarter, growth in gross value added was mainly generated by public administration and defence; education; human health and social work activities; wholesale and retail trade; transportation and storage; accommodation and food service ... [Published Malta Star - 4 hours ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 4 reports

Toledo water-treatment official resigns

A city official who was in charge of Toledo’s water-treatment plant has resigned just threeweeks after toxins contaminated the water supply for about 400,000 people.Toledo’s mayor said he asked for David Leffler’s resignation because he no longer had ... [Published Columbus Dispatch - 3 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

North Dakota officials approve water facility

We also have more stories about:(click the phrases to see a list)Places:BISMARCK, North Dakota — North Dakota officials have approved the engineering and bidding process for a new water storage facility project near Bismarck.The Bismarck Tribune reports ... [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - 9 hours ago]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Windham school closed Wednesday after possible water contamination detected

WINDHAM - The Windham Center School will be closed Wednesday as school officials wait for test results related to a possible water contamination. According to the school's website, water tests taken on Monday detected "possible bacteria contamination" ... [Published Norwich Bulletin - 14 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 3 reports

Najib urges Selangor folk to assess crisis rationally

DENGKIL: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has urged the people of Selangor to assess the political crisis in the state rationally and weigh for themselves what would be best for them and the state.“Reason rationally to save Selangor... If it (the ... [Published New Straits Times - 15 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

HC tells BMC to supply water to slums that came up before Jan 1, 2000

were protected under the Maharashtra Slum Areas Act, 1971. SummaryPani Haq Samiti had moved the HC in 2012, challenging the BMC move to stop their water supply.The Bombay High Court on Tuesday ordered that people residing in slums that came into existence ... [Published Indian Express - 17 hours ago]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

Massive shelter forests to improve Beijing's water supply

Beijing and neighboring Hebei Province will jointly plant 100,000 mu (66.7 square km) of forest in 2015, in a step to guarantee the capital city's water security and improve local eco-systems, authorities said on Monday.According to the program, the forests ... [Published China.org.cn - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 6 reports

Potable Water: State Seeks Funds from World Agencies

BHUBANESWAR: With over 68 per cent of the State’s population outside the coverage of safe drinking water, the State Government on Monday urged the Centre to include Odisha in the list of States for financial assistance from the World Bank and Japan International ... [Published New Indian Express - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 2 reports

Legislation for new Stow water supply signed into law

Legislation that would help establish a new public water supply in the town of Stow sponsored by state Sen. Jamie Eldridge, D-Acton, and state Rep. Kate Hogan, D-Stow, was signed into law by Gov. Deval Patrick. H.3935, An Act Relative to a Certain Parcel ... [Published Wicked Local Lancaster - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 2 reports

Minea Improves Water Supply in Angola

[ANGOP]Malanje -The Ministry of Energy and Water (MINEA) is materializing projects aiming at providing the increasing of the rate of drinking water supply coverage by 100 percent in the capitals of provinces and 85 percent in rural areas by the end of ... [Published AA Angola - Aug 25 2014]


But to supporters like Jean Lee, Meyering is "just what we need here in Sunnyvale, where the character of neighborhoods is being sacrificed to powers that want to build, build, build with no attention to the effects on traffic, schools, air quality or water supply."
The company said: "This does not impact water supply to customers, however, an operative does then need to go to the works and power it back up again."
Police are directing traffic at the crossroads at the top of St Mark’s Hill. A spokeswoman said: "We’re sorry to customers affected by our burst pipe. Our engineers are there now and working to shut off the water supply." Newsquest (London) Ltd, 58 Church Street, Weybridge, Surrey. KT13 8DP |3105111| Registered in England & Wales
"In a city with 520 miles of coastline, and highly active shipping and tourism industries, the possibility of shipboard fires is real and present - making this simulator an incredibly important training tool for our members and the entire region" said Commissioner Nigro said in a news release prior to Tuesday's event

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occupied Palestinian territory: Gaza Situation ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 3 hours ago]
Source: UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near EastCountry: occupied Palestinian territory HIGHLIGHTS The Gaza population is terrified as the Israeli Air Force (IAF) continues to destroy selected residential and commercial properties ...
Scottish Island Runs Out of Water After Too Man... [Published Breitbart Feed - 5 hours ago]
An island of the coast of Scotland was left without water because too many of its residents did the Ice Bucket Challenge. The island of Colonsay, in the Inner Hebrides, saw its supplies cut after demand soared. The island, which has just over 100 ...
Welcome to the Billion-Man Slum [Published Newgeography.com - Economic, demographic, and p ... - 9 hours ago]
When our urban pundit class speaks of the future of cities, we are offered glittering images of London, New York, Singapore, or Shanghai. In reality, the future for most of the world’s megacities—places with more than 10 million people—may look more ...
Mongolia: Bridging the sanitation gap in Asia P... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 12 hours ago]
Source: International Federation of Red Cross And Red Crescent SocietiesCountry: Mongolia By John Sparrow, IFRC In summer, Bolormaa, 5, and Ariunaa, 2, often have diarrhoea. It worries the little girls’ father, Batbayar Gezegt, a hardworking man and ...
Peters Profits from Detroit Water [Published Washington Free Beacon - 17 hours ago]
Michigan Democrat Gary Peters has earned thousands of dollars from the Detroit water system that has been attacked by many on the left for cutting off water to struggling residents. Peters, a three-term congressman, has invested between $15,001 and ...
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400,000 in Ohio await water test results [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 03 2014]
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