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District of Columbia"s drinking water

United States. Government Accountability Office.

District of Columbia"s drinking water

agencies have improved coordination, but key challenges remain in protecting the public from elevated lead levels ; report to the Chairman, Subcommittee on Environment and Hazardous Materials, Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives

by United States. Government Accountability Office.

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Published by U.S. Government Accountability Office in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Drinking water -- Washington (D.C.),
    • Lead -- Washington (D.C.)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementUnited States Government Accountability Office.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD370 .U496 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 35 p. :
      Number of Pages35
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3461106M
      LC Control Number2005414594
      OCLC/WorldCa60377293

        Washington, D.C. 1 day ago  District of Columbia Washington: As of Wednesday, people have died from COVID in the District of Columbia, WUSA-TV reported. The District reported 29 new cases of .

      District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, Postal Service, and the District of Columbia of on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, Postal ServiceFormat: Hardcover. District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority Telephone: !"# $ % & Note: Prior year actuals are not reported for the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (WASA), also known as DC Water, because the agency does not use the District's financial system for its actual transactions.

      An example is the Nickeyeah Community of the Lytton First Nation within the Thompson-Nicola Regional District. The community was under a drinking water advisory for years until a permanent water treatment plant was installed in with support from RES’EAU. The Columbia Water Department operates and maintains the drinking water treatment, distribution, and storage system that serves for about , residents living within City of Columbia limits, major portions of Richland County, portions of Lexington County and other local communities.


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InDC Water collected more than 6, water samples and conducted o tests to ensure that high quality water reaches everyone in the District of Columbia.

Annual Drinking Water Quality Report. Annual Drinking Water Quality Report. Annual Drinking Water Quality Report. Informe sobre la Calidad del Agua The mission of the Water Quality Division is to restore and protect the surface and ground waters of the District of Columbia.

The Program was established under the authorities of the DC Water Pollution Control Act and the federal Clean Water Act (CWA).

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The District will also work with District of Columbia Public Charter Schools and District of Columbia Public Libraries to install filters on drinking water sources.

The expected annual cost of $ million will support regular testing, maintenance, and supplies for District of Columbia Public Schools and recreation centers. For more information on the documents presented here, contact the Office of Budget and Planning at () View and explore the District's operating budget with the interactive CFOInfo dashboard.

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The discovery of elevated lead levels in Flint's public drinking water inand subsequent news about a range of other contaminants in the Flint water system, has put a national spotlight on the issue of water pollution. Gallup first polled on environmental worries in and began tracking these concerns regularly in This report describes the features of statewide initiatives in operation between January 1, and Febru in 24 states and the District of Columbia to conduct testing for lead in school drinking water, and the prevalence of elevated lead concentrations in tap water in public schools based on available data.

To identify and. The Water Quality Division of the District of Columbia's District Department of the Environment, Natural Resources Administration, prepared this report to satisfy the listing requirements of §(d) and the reporting requirements of §(b) of the federal Clean Water Act (P.L.

1GAO, Drinking Water: Safeguarding the District of Columbia’s Supplies and Applying Lessons Learned to Other Systems, GAOT (Washington, D.C.: J ).

Page 2 GAO Lead in D.C. Drinking Water. The Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) is a bi-county political subdivision of the State of Maryland that provides safe drinking water and wastewater treatment for Montgomery and Prince George's Counties in Maryland except for a few cities in both counties that continue to operate their own water facilities.

The Commission is one of the largest water and wastewater utilities in.Associated Project Details for: District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) 2 Projects listed for this institution: R Improving Water Reuse for a Much Healthier Potomac Watershed: Grant November 1, through November 1, The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority provides drinking water, sewage collection and sewage treatment in Washington, D.C., Water also provides wholesale wastewater treatment services to several adjoining municipalities in Maryland and Virginia.

In addition, DC Water provides maintenance and repair of more than 9, public fire hydrants on behalf of the District of Columbia.