Water and Sewers: Wastewater
The IDA is helping communities revitalize their downtown areas as they face transportation, suburbanization and technology challenges. The site includes lists of members, products and services.
US EPA's, “Water Utility Response On-The-Go”, mobile website to help utilities track and monitor severe weather, contact key response partners, review and complete incident action checklists and more.
This issue paper reflects the experiences and observations of the public safety, health and security professionals who comprise the National Homeland Security Consortium (NHSC).
APWA compiled a list of Ebola resources to provide basic background information and helpful links on Ebola protocols and support information.
The City of Ellensburg allows for latecomer's agreements to be established for developers to recover costs from others whom benefit from main extensions (usually properties fronting on adjacent sides of main). City policy is for developers to extend mains to furthest extent of property as well. The City also has a policy to pay developers for oversizing costs (standard water/sewer main sizes are 8" diameter). When comprehensive plans call for larger trunk mains in an extension, City will pay cost difference above the 8". 7/2012
List of 19 job titles most commonly requested in a response
Complete 84-page document from the US Department of Homeland Security, "Pandemic Influenza: Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Guide for Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources."
The American Public Works Association (APWA), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) National Association of
Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) and the Water Environment Federation (WEF) are committed to advancing effective
management of our nation’s wastewater infrastructure and to providing wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) with tools
for maintaining infrastructure in the most responsible, efficient way possible.
This online exhibit from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting explains how waste is handled and how to promote sustainable practices.
NOWA Technology has developed a process that turns wastewater sludge into 100% reusable materials.
Ten-page document from the US Department of Homeland Security - Pandemic Influenza Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Guide for Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources. See the document on their web site at http://www.pandemicflu.gov/ or use the link below.