Member Pipeline - FaxAlerts - 1999 Archive

December 1999

December 16 AMSA Prepares for EPA Biosolids Land Application Proposal
December 10 Wet Weather Listed as Senate Environment Committee Priority
December 3 AMSA Opposes EPA's Proposed Great Lakes Mixing Zone Ban

November 1999

November 24 AMSA's 2000 Winter Conference . . .It's Sooner Than You Think!
November 19 AMSA Prepares Comments for Top-Priority Regulations
November 12 EPA's TMDL Proposal Cost Estimate Disclosed
November 5 AMSA/WEF White Paper to Facilitate POTW Pretreatment Comments

October 1999

October 29 AMSA's National Office Moves to New Headquarters
October 21 AMSA Signs on to SSO Advisory Committee Agreement
October 15 AMSA Prepares for SSO Discussions
October 8 AMSA Engages Senate on Clean Water Funding, Wet Weather
October 1 EPA Responds to Municipal SSO Concerns

September 1999

September 24 Fall Leadership Meeting Yields New Developments
September 17 Court Upholds Permits in Arizona Stormwater Case
September 10 House Approves EPA 2000 Budget; SRF, NBP Funds Intact
September 2 AMSA, WWEMA Kick Off Procurement Dialogue

August 1999

August 27 AMSA Comments on EPA Standards Approval Proposal
August 20 AMSA Gains Pretreatment Comment Deadline Extension
August 13 Browner Approves Long-Awaited TMDL Proposal
August 6 POTWs Superfund Relief Closer as H.R. 13000 Makes Headway

July 1999

July 30 AMSA, Municipal Caucus Withdraw from SSO FACA
July 23 AMSA Conference Examines Unified Urban Wet Weather Programs
July 16 AMSA Obtains, Distributes Pre-Publication EPA TMDL Rule
July 9 AMSA Plans for Active Involvement in Air Toxics Strategy
July 1 AMSA Data Plays Decisive Role in EPA Laundries Rule

June 1999

June 24 AMSA Presses Congress for Funding, Consistent Regulations
June 18 AMSA Responds to President's Y2K Council Status Request
June 11 AMSA Secures Superfund Amendment to Protect POTWs
June 4 AMSA Responds to President's Radio Address, Memorandum

May 1999

May 28 AMSA Priorities Gain Ground on Capitol Hill and at EPA
May 21 Clean Water Stakeholders Kick Off New Funding Network
May 14 AMSA Supports Bipartisan Superfund Reform Bill
May 7 Farmers' TMDL Lawsuit May Call for AMSA Intervention

April 1999

April 30 AMSA/WEF Funding Report Plays Role in Federal Discussions
April 23 AMSA Weighs in on National Wet Weather Policies
April 16 EPA Expects Mid-Summer TMDL Proposal
April 9 May Policy Forum Shaping Up at Crucial Time for AMSA
April 2 Successful Cost of Clean Release Draws Widespread Support

March 1999

March 26 Clean Water Stakeholders Near Final Wet Weather Bill
March 19 EPA Dramatically Revises Infrastructure Needs Estimates
March 12 White House, Congress Target Nonpoint Source Pollution
March 5 EPA Draft Anti-Deg Guidance Slated for April Release

February 1999

February 26 SRF Cut Prompts Support for Municipal Clean Water Efforts
February 19 AMSA Urges Improvements to EPA Toxics Reduction Strategy
February 5 AMSA's New TMDL Publication Will Help Protect POTWs' Rights

January 1999

January 29 AMSA Briefs Senate Environment & Public Works Committee
January 22 AMSA Discusses Mercury Concerns with EPA Water Office
January 15 AMSA Seeks Alternate Emissions Test Methods in MACT Proposal
January 8 AMSA Submits Comment on Water Quality Standards ANPRM
AMSA/SETAC to Hold WET Training Course in March 1999