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Metrowater gets 480 crore as water tax

The Times of India 03 Oct 2022
The first half of this water year, which ended on September 30, saw receive 480 crore in water tax ... For instance, the finance department discovered that a mall had failed to pay its water tax and fee for the past eight years in a row. The management failed to respond despite numerous notices.
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Tamil Nadu tops in rural drinking water connections

The Times of India 03 Oct 2022
After lagging behind several other states in providing drinking water connections to rural households in the past, Tamil Nadu has managed to emerge topper in the country in its performance under centre's Jal Jeevan Mission which aims to provide safe and adequate drinking water to all rural households.
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₹4 lakh crore loss due to rains, floods in 65 years: Report

The Times of India 03 Oct 2022
“The role of the authority will be to promote schemes for irrigation, water supply management, drainage, generation, transmission and distribution of power within basin and sub-basin as well as inter-basin transfer, flood control in rivers and tributaries, etc.
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Residents at Florida retirement community struggle with massive flooding

Finger Lakes Times 03 Oct 2022
— Residents at Hacienda Village, a 55-plus manufactured housing community in Winter Springs, have not had power for days and are struggling to live in the heat with a boil water notice ... 29 due to multiple water main breaks ... He hopes the money from the Federal Emergency Management Agency will help repair the water damage to his home.
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Blame-game as Hyderabad fails to get 5-star rating, yet again

Deccan Chronicle 03 Oct 2022
Due to poor sanitation, the city managed to get only a three-star rating in the Swachh Sarvekshan rankings on Saturday ... However, the city retained its water plus certification. If a city is certified open defecation free (ODF)++, it will automatically get the water plus certification.
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In Hurricane Ian's wake, dangers persist, worsen in parts

Times Union 03 Oct 2022
Ian's remnants moved offshore and formed a nor’easter that is expected to pile even more water into an already inundated Chesapeake Bay and threatened to cause the most significant tidal flooding event in Virginia’s Hampton Roads region in the last 10 to 15 years, said Cody Poche, a National Weather Service meteorologist.
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In Hurricane Ian’s wake, dangers persist, worsen in parts

Artesia Daily Press 03 Oct 2022
Ian’s remnants moved offshore and formed a nor’easter that is expected to pile even more water into an already inundated Chesapeake Bay and threatened to cause the most significant tidal flooding event in Virginia’s Hampton Roads region in the last 10 to 15 years, said Cody Poche, a National Weather Service meteorologist.
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Residents at Winter Springs retirement community struggle with massive flooding

Orlando Sentinel 03 Oct 2022
Residents at Hacienda Village, a 55-plus manufactured housing community in Winter Springs, have not had power for days and are struggling to live in the heat with a boil water notice ... 29 due to multiple water main breaks ... He hopes the money from the Federal Emergency Management Agency will help repair the water damage to his home.
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Surviving Hurricane Ian in a Fort Myers Apartment Complex

Democratic Underground 03 Oct 2022
Facing high winds, rising waters, and careening yachts, a group of neighbors managed a harrowing rescue ... The move was mainly to be closer to work, but having views of the water, he said, “were a plus.” The tattooed and bearded thirty-two-year-old has lived in Florida since he was four and has experienced a lot of hurricanes.
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Death toll soars to 76 in Florida after Hurricane Ian demolished entire communities

Henry Herald 03 Oct 2022
Many are without clean tap water, with well over 100 boil-water advisories in places around the state, according to Florida Health Department data. 'Anybody who lives near water' should get flood insurance, FEMA chief says ... "I think anybody who lives near water should certainly purchase flood insurance because it's your No.
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Dam breaching 'centerpiece' of restoring fish populations

The Daily Astorian 03 Oct 2022
... and subsistence needs; balance the priorities of fishing communities; ensure a reliable, affordable, and carbon-free energy supply; and account for the other varied uses of the Columbia River, including flood risk management, water supply, navigation, and recreation.".
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Moroccan nomads' way of life threatened by climate change

Urdu Point 03 Oct 2022
"Water has become hard to find ... "Before, we managed to live decently, but all these droughts, more and more intense, make our lives complicated. Without water we can't do anything." ... The drying up of water resources was "the last nail in the coffin for nomads", he added ... "Today we go wherever there's a bit of water left, to try to save the animals."
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Ecomondo The Green technology Expo

Construction Review Online 03 Oct 2022
Exhibitors Water&monitoring, regenerative economy and risk prevention, waste management and .
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12 Edo Communities Submerged by Flood

This Day 03 Oct 2022
Many of the residents had to flee because the water level in most of the communities have gone above the window level of their houses while those who managed to move around go in canoes as residents say this was the worst flood they have had since 2012. Churches, mosques, markets, schools have all been taken over by flood water.
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PDM has forgotten flood victims: Cheema

The News International 03 Oct 2022
LAHORE.Adviser to CM on Information Omer Sarfaraz Cheema has said in a statement that the PDM has forgotten the flood affectees in the excitement of getting NRO-II ... PDM group could only manage to falsely accuse Imran Khan of stealing watches and bottles of mineral water ... Comments. Comment. .
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