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The Economic Times
Government approves over Rs 5,530 crore for infra boost in 111 citiesfunds will used for providing household water taps, improving water supply , s
Government approves over Rs 5,530 crore for infra boost in 111 cities
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
funds will used for providing household water taps, improving water supply , sewerage networks/septage management, storm water drains, urban transport and provision of open and green spaces in these cities. "The Apex Committee, chaired by... Read more
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The Financial Express
Govt approves over Rs 5,530 crore for infra boost in 111 citiesfunds will used for providing household water taps, improving water supply, sew
Govt approves over Rs 5,530 crore for infra boost in 111 cities
The Financial Express / Posted 3 hours ago
funds will used for providing household water taps, improving water supply, sewerage networks/septage management, storm water drains, urban transport and provision of open and green spaces in these cities. “The Apex Committee, chaired by... Read more
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dna
Govt approves investment of over Rs 5,530 crore to provide infrastructure in over 110 citiesfunds will used for providing household water taps, improving water supply, sew
Govt approves investment of over Rs 5,530 crore to provide infrastructure in over 110 cities
dna / Posted 4 hours ago
funds will used for providing household water taps, improving water supply, sewerage networks/septage management, storm water drains, urban transport and provision of open and green spaces in these cities. "The Apex Committee, chaired by... Read more
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Perth Now
Second strong cold front bearing down on WAunder cover. —Boat owners should securely moor their boats. —Campers should f
Second strong cold front bearing down on WA
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
under cover. —Boat owners should securely moor their boats. —Campers should find shelter away from trees, power lines, storm water drains and streams. If your home or property has significant damage, like a badly damaged roof or flooding, call... Read more
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The Hindu
City woefully unprepared for monsoonFallen trees, collapsed or choked storm-water drains and flooding in low-lying
City woefully unprepared for monsoon
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
Fallen trees, collapsed or choked storm-water drains and flooding in low-lying neighbourhoods – two days of heavy pre-monsoon showers have exposed how unprepared Bengaluru is for the rainy season. The monsoon, which is becoming increasingly... Read more
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Perth Now
‘Severe storm’ to lash WA with 125km/h gustsunder cover. —Boat owners should securely moor their boats. —Campers should f
‘Severe storm’ to lash WA with 125km/h gusts
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
under cover. —Boat owners should securely moor their boats. —Campers should find shelter away from trees, power lines, storm water drains and streams. If your home or property has significant damage, like a badly damaged roof or flooding, call... Read more
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The Hindu
Siddaramaiah chides Palike over monsoon preparednessofficials for the lack of preparedness before the monsoon. He directed the Chi
Siddaramaiah chides Palike over monsoon preparedness
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
officials for the lack of preparedness before the monsoon. He directed the Chief Engineer to remove silt and debris from storm-water drains before the monsoon to ensure free flow of rain water. “I don’t know how you will do this, but I want the... Read more
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The Hindu
Fish kill: sewage and pollutants are the main culpritsKSPCB has been inspecting water bodies after the fish kill in Ulsoor lake on Ma
Fish kill: sewage and pollutants are the main culprits
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
KSPCB has been inspecting water bodies after the fish kill in Ulsoor lake on May 9 Early this month, residents around Ulsoor lake woke up to the unbearable stench of thousands of rotting fish. It was not the first time that the lake had become a... Read more
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dna
Finally, a Rs 106-crore solution to 13 flooding spotsa pumping station in Britannia, spread on 2,200 sq m, with six pumps. Each pump
Finally, a Rs 106-crore solution to 13 flooding spots
dna / Posted 9 days ago
a pumping station in Britannia, spread on 2,200 sq m, with six pumps. Each pump will be able to flush out 6,000 litres of water per second. The station is part of the civic body's BRIMSTOWAD project, meant to tackle water-logging. Water-logging... Read more
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Queensland Times
Street pride shines after beautificationafter years of hard work and petitioning. Rod Snow, who led a three year campa
Street pride shines after beautification
Queensland Times / Posted 10 days ago
after years of hard work and petitioning. Rod Snow, who led a three year campaign to get Ipswich City Council to construct storm water drains and curbing and channelling on the street, was particularly happy to see the project finished. “This is... Read more
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dna
How is drainage water entering Powai lake, NGO asks BMCbeen 17 floodgates installed all around the lakes culverts to stop sewage from
How is drainage water entering Powai lake, NGO asks BMC
dna / Posted 10 days ago
been 17 floodgates installed all around the lakes culverts to stop sewage from entering the lake and only rainwater through storm water drains is allowed. But the situation on ground is totally different as we have proof that polluted water is... Read more
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examiner.com
'All the Way to the Ocean' is a mellow ridetown about an hour east of Los Angeles. In 1998, when he first wrote the text f
'All the Way to the Ocean' is a mellow ride
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
town about an hour east of Los Angeles. In 1998, when he first wrote the text for the book, he noticed city signage on storm water drains. Despite the “no dumping” message, Harper still saw a lot of trash collecting near and in the storm... Read more
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The Hindu
Following fish kill, BBMP cleaning lake(lakes), BBMP. Some of the likely causes of the fish kill include inflow of un
Following fish kill, BBMP cleaning lake
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
(lakes), BBMP. Some of the likely causes of the fish kill include inflow of untreated sewage and garbage dumped into storm water drains being washed into the lake during rain. Another factor is that the Fisheries Department issues tenders... Read more
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dna
Civic body has no info on silt dumped by contractorsthat the information about where the contractor has dumped the silt removed fro
Civic body has no info on silt dumped by contractors
dna / Posted 14 days ago
that the information about where the contractor has dumped the silt removed from major drains is not available with the storm water drains department. The official will gather the information and present it in the next committee meeting. This... Read more
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The Hindu
Fish kill: BBMP says drainage flowed into Ulsoor lake in rainApart from depleting the dissolved oxygen (DO) level in the lake, the showers a
Fish kill: BBMP says drainage flowed into Ulsoor lake in rain
The Hindu / Posted 15 days ago
Apart from depleting the dissolved oxygen (DO) level in the lake, the showers also led to the draining of garbage dumped in storm water drains into the lake, resulting in yet another fish kill on Monday. This is the second fish kill reported in the... Read more
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The Hindu
Fish kills in Ulsoor Lake, againMahanagara Palike (BBMP), said that while solid waste is not being dumped in th
Fish kills in Ulsoor Lake, again
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), said that while solid waste is not being dumped in the lake directly, its the waste dumped in storm water drains up stream that get washed into the lake due to rains. This only increases the toxicity of the water in the... Read more
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dna
To keep Mumbai from flooding, de-silting work begins well in advancecivic administration claimed that by April end only 7.59 per cent of actual de-
To keep Mumbai from flooding, de-silting work begins well in advance
dna / Posted 18 days ago
civic administration claimed that by April end only 7.59 per cent of actual de-silting of major drains has been done, while Storm Water Drains department has no account of work done by wards for minor drains. Civic body has completed 45.59 percent... Read more
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The Hindu
BBMP removes encroachments on storm-water drainsWith the monsoon around the corner, the civic body is planning to inspect storm
BBMP removes encroachments on storm-water drains
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
With the monsoon around the corner, the civic body is planning to inspect storm-water drains, beginning with Thanisandra ward. The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike on Thursday removed encroachments on storm-water drains in Thanisandra ward. Of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Groenkloof reserve attack victims share ordeal to healto handle the attacks; more resources; and, also ensuring the reserve is fenced
Groenkloof reserve attack victims share ordeal to heal
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
to handle the attacks; more resources; and, also ensuring the reserve is fenced and the access points checked, including storm-water drains to keep out the criminals. He said he would table these points at the meeting organised to address the... Read more
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The Hindu
NGT stays construction on Bellandur-Agara lakesQuashes environmental clearances and sanctions issued to Mantri Techzone and Co
NGT stays construction on Bellandur-Agara lakes
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
Quashes environmental clearances and sanctions issued to Mantri Techzone and Coremind Lakes and storm water drains in the city will receive a breather as the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed civic authorities to demolish or disallow any... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
FMB councilwoman: Lee Co. should pay for Estero Blvd. storm drainshome," said resident Mike Baker of his neighbors on Delmar Avenue. Delmar is o
FMB councilwoman: Lee Co. should pay for Estero Blvd. storm drains
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 22 days ago
home," said resident Mike Baker of his neighbors on Delmar Avenue. Delmar is one area where the town decided to install storm water drains. Residents say it's helped tremendously. "It all disappears in an hour or so in that place, rather than... Read more
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The Hindu
How to go about itRainwater harvesting (RWH) ensures a minimum of 120 days’ of water supply for f
How to go about it
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
Rainwater harvesting (RWH) ensures a minimum of 120 days’ of water supply for four persons in a household annually, according to water expert S. Vishwanath. “An average annual rainfall — on a 100 sq. m roof area — would in theory generate 80,000... Read more
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The Hindu
High time city reaped its rainBengaluru’s rainfall has a potential of meeting nearly 50 p.c. of the city’s an
High time city reaped its rain
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
Bengaluru’s rainfall has a potential of meeting nearly 50 p.c. of the city’s annual Cauvery water allocation of 19 tmcft If every Bengaluru household harvested rainwater, Bengaluru’s water woes would drop dramatically. Experts say Bengaluru’s annual... Read more
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dna
Tamil Nadu elections 2016: AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa sitting pretty in RK Nagarhas not improved even after Jayalalithaa won from RK Nagar. Loganathan refers
Tamil Nadu elections 2016: AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa sitting pretty in RK Nagar
dna / Posted 1 months ago
has not improved even after Jayalalithaa won from RK Nagar. Loganathan refers to a host of issues like alleged clogged storm water drains, underground drainage and absence of a playground for children. "Children need to go to railway land near... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water qualityall the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that t
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water quality
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 1 months ago
all the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that they couldn't go in the water," said Boothe. Storm water drains that run into the Mississippi Sound have been an eyesore for years. But those drains also contribute to... Read more
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The Hindu
Revived lakes under threat againdumping is only one part of the threat to the two lakes as construction project
Revived lakes under threat again
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
dumping is only one part of the threat to the two lakes as construction projects, which have allegedly encroached upon storm-water drains (SWDs) on the periphery of the lakes also pose a threat, residents said. Currently, it is alleged that an... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Study predicts rise in sea level impacting Jacksonville by mid-centurybecause of the water pressure. Backflow prevention devices are one of the firs
Study predicts rise in sea level impacting Jacksonville by mid-century
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 1 months ago
because of the water pressure. Backflow prevention devices are one of the first lines of defense against tidal flooding in storm water drains. The city of Jacksonville told News4JAX those devices are currently installed in four locations: Helm... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water qualityall the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that t
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water quality
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 1 months ago
all the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that they couldn't go in the water," said Boothe. Storm water drains that run into the Mississippi Sound have been an eyesore for years. But those drains also contribute to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water qualityall the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that t
Restore Mississippi Sound lobbies for higher water quality
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 1 months ago
all the advisories and my fear of the diseases that they could contract, that they couldn't go in the water," said Boothe. Storm water drains that run into the Mississippi Sound have been an eyesore for years. But those drains also contribute to... Read more
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