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2016 Archive

Dec 22, 2016   Old Mill Dam in Bellingham to be removed
Dec 21, 2016   Outgoing EPA chief: Science is ‘fundamental to absolutely everything we do.’
Dec 21, 2016   In Boston, who will bear climate change burden
Dec 17, 2016   Charting project reveals Charles River’s depths
Dec 15, 2016   Environmentalists troubled by Trump policies
Dec 14, 2016   State officials say concern over drought remains high
Dec 10, 2016   As winter looms, many reservoirs still dangerously low
Dec 8, 2016   Needham officials address residents' concerns over water bill increases
Dec 8, 2016   City unveils climate change readiness report
Dec 2, 2016   Rain eases water expenses in Cambridge
Nov 18, 2016   Winter Weather Forecast: Above Average Snow Returns
Nov 17, 2016   Medway: State board officially approves Exelon expansion
Nov 14, 2016   A bright spot for Massachusetts: CPA passes in 11 communities
Nov 14, 2016   Trump set to roll back Obama policies on energy, environment
Nov 9, 2016   Boston And 10 Other Municipalities Vote To Adopt Community Preservation Act
Nov 8, 2016   No end in sight for drought in Massachusetts
Nov 8, 2016   Boston OK’s property tax hike to pay for open space, environment, preservation
Nov 7, 2016   After drought, water again flowing through Ipswich River
Nov 4, 2016   Drought impacting one in three Americans this fall
Nov 3, 2016   Upper Charles River Pathway Improvements Complete in Waltham
Oct 30, 2016   Continued Drought Spells Concern About Building Foundations In Back Bay
Oct 24, 2016   Veolia Completes Final "Green Steam" Milestone with Reconfiguration of Kendall Congeneration Station
Oct 21, 2016   Veolia Completes 'Green Steam' Project
Oct 19, 2016   Boston's once-toxic river flows to your beer mug
Oct 18, 2016   'Drought of Record' Forces Cambridge to Pay Double for Water
Sep 2, 2016   Divided By Drought: Why Neighboring Towns Have Drastically Different Water Restrictions
Aug 27, 2016   Our drought plan is all wet
Aug 27, 2016   Drought’s effects mount as dry weather continues
Aug 26, 2016   Despite restrictions, lawn lovers water on
Aug 26, 2016   Dirty Water: Good And Bad News About The Future Of The Charles River
Aug 19, 2016   As drought grows, towns need to cut water usage
Aug 18, 2016   Extreme drought expands through Northeastern Mass.
Aug 17, 2016   SJC nixes ‘pipeline tax’
Aug 17, 2016   Utilities Can't Pass Cost Of Pipeline Construction On To Ratepayers, Mass. High Court Rules
Aug 16, 2016   Water restrictions spotty during drought
Aug 15, 2016   Newton’s Gevvie Stone credited the Charles River for her silver medal in Rio
Aug 14, 2016   State experts urge reassessment of drought
Aug 12, 2016   Region inches toward drought emergency
Aug 12, 2016   Drought alerts declared for portions of Massachusetts
Aug 11, 2016   Amid Intensifying Drought, Mass. Official Says Residents Can Help By Limiting Water Usage
Aug 11, 2016   Mass. drought worsens, with no end in sight
Aug 7, 2016   Region: Dirty water getting cleaner
Aug 5, 2016   CRWA urges statewide water conservation during drought
July 28, 2016   Milford, other towns face water restrictions
July 28, 2016   Charles River Gets B+ For Water Quality
July 27, 2016   Weston Puts Water Restrictions Into Effect
July 26, 2016   Upgraded water use restriction in Wayland
July 25, 2016   Local water use rules vary by community
July 25, 2016   Officials impose water ban due to drought
July 24, 2016   Drought begins to affect region, including Dover and Sherborn
July 22, 2016   STATEHOUSE NEWS: Massachusetts drought entering its fourth week
July 21, 2016   Lincoln Wildlife: Here's hoping for rain
July 21, 2016   Drought brings outdoor watering restrictions to Lincoln
July 21, 2016   Braille Trail officially open at Watertown Riverfront Park
July 20, 2016   Water use bans widespread in midst of drought
July 19, 2016   Millions of shad delivered into Charles in Waltham
July 15, 2016   Dedham, Westwood implement water restrictions for drought advisory
July 12, 2016   Nonprofit calls for permanent swimming area on the Charles
July 7, 2016   Tips for planting a drought-resistant garden
July 7, 2016   Massachusetts Moves To Assume Control of Clean Water Act Program as EPA issues Disputed MS4 Permit
June 24, 2016   Mass. Senate releases broader energy bill than House, focuses on renewables, efficiency
June 23, 2016   Climate change could be even worse for Boston than previously thought
June 20, 2016   Massachusetts to Seek Water Permitting Authority
May 24, 2016   Green groups oppose Massachusetts takeover of more water oversight
May 20, 2016    Charles River Watershed Association hosts river pollution reduction workshop
May 17, 2016   Court: Massachusetts Failed to Adopt Greenhouse Gas Limits
May 17, 2016    Budget Woes Leave Massachusetts Waters at Risk
May 16, 2016   Carbon emissions rising at New England power plants
May 15, 2016    Years of budget cuts disarm Massachusetts in environmental fight
May 13, 2016   Waltham joins Earth Day cleanup effort
May 6, 2016   Letters: Proud of the Watertown clean up crew
May 4, 2016   Newton volunteers participate in Charles River Cleanup
May 2, 2016   Hundreds of residents pitch in to clean up Charles River
April 29, 2016   Baker administration seeking greater control over environmental oversight
April 27, 2016   From the Tiber to the Ganges, volunteers gather to clean waterways
April 22, 2016   On Earth Day, environmental groups give Gov. Charlie Baker a middling grade
April 21, 2016   On The Charles River: Cleaning Up After Mother Nature -- And Climate Change
April 21, 2016   The Big Clean: Charles River Watershed Association prepares for 17th Earth Day Cleanup
April 20, 2016   This man canoed 250 miles, from Sheffield to Boston, to protest General Electric and Housatonic pollution
April 13, 2016   Final Storm Sewer General Permit Issued 
April 12, 2016   Lincoln residents attend training to reduce Charles River pollution
April 10, 2016   Canoeing the Blackstone on trip across Mass., paddler advocates for clean water
April 9, 2016   Seal in Charles River Safely Moved to Harbor
March 31, 2016   New Charles River regulations could be costly for Waltham
March 28, 2016   State seeks to take over water pollution regulation from EPA
March 22, 2016   Our Water System: What a Waste
March 22, 2016   Turning wastewater into energy
March 20, 2016    Ashland paddler to participate in Run of the Charles race
March 18, 2016    Natural Resources Commission seeking volunteers
March 5, 2016   Petroleum pollution persists near reservoir in Marlborough
March 2, 2016   Medway: Exelon, interveners file briefs
February 25, 2016   Talks On Regulating Charles River Runoff Fail, Leading CLF To Sue EPA
February 25, 2016   Charles River environmental group accuses EPA of negligence
February 25, 2016   Watertown councilors approve new Charles River runoff rules
February 25, 2016   EPA issues permit to clean up Massachusetts lakes and rivers
February 23, 2016   Who Should Pay To Clean Up The Charles?
February 22, 2016   EPA forcing towns to clean up Charles River
Februaruy 22, 2016   Letter: Support the Stormwater ordinance and save the Charles River
February 15, 2016    CityLine: Flint Michigan
February 10, 2016   Is bigger better? Maybe not when it comes to powering a city
February 4, 2016    Mass Audubon, CRWA, Massachusetts Rivers Aliance receive Foundation for MetroWest grants
February 2, 2016   Medway: Exelon files final environmental report
January 29, 2016  

Medway: Exelon hearings end - for now

January 1, 2016    Charles River group wants water info for Medway project

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