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On April 17, the Narragansett Bay Commission (NBC) honored twenty local businesses at the NBC’s twenty-fourth annual Environmental Merit Awards ceremony. Each year, NBC recognizes those companies among its 1500 permitted users who have achieved perfe…

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The Narragansett Bay Commission is proud to announce the twenty-fourth annual NBC Environmental Merit Awards program.

Through this program the NBC offers three types of Environmental Merit Awards: the NBC Pollution Prevention Award which honors (a) …

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Three Narragansett Bay Commission employees received regional awards for excellence at the 2019 annual conference of the New England Water Environment Association (NEWEA).

Nora Lough, Biologist, received the Wastewater Trainer of the Year Award from…

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The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (RIDEM) and the Narragansett Bay Commission (NBC) announce the execution of a Consent Agreement (CA) that will direct the NBC’s clean water efforts. The CA addresses the protections against wate…

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The Narragansett Bay Commission (NBC) is offering grants ranging from $250 up to $1,000 for local Earth Day River and Lake Cleanups, restoration or beautification projects for areas located within the NBC service area or receiving waters.

The goal o…

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On Tuesday, January 22, the Narragansett Bay Commission (NBC) will institute a new customer service system that will allow NBC ratepayers the option for paperless billing.

“We understand that our ratepayers lead busy lives and need options that take…

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is inviting the Narragansett Bay Commission (NBC) to apply for a $251 million Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loan to make infrastructure improvements to control combined sewer ov…

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The Narragansett Bay Commission (NBC) is pleased to announce that RI’s Wastewater Operations Challenge team “Ocean State Alliance” had an outstanding performance during the national competition at the Water Environment Federation’s Technical Exhibiti…

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The Narragansett Bay Commission’s Field’s Point Wastewater Treatment Facility in Providence has received a 2017 Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant Excellence Award. The facility, led by Plant Manager Paul Desrosiers, was recognized by EPA's New Engl…

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Edward Davies of North Kingstown has received the Alfred E. Peloquin Award from the New England Water Environment Association (NEWEA). The Peloquin Award recognizes an individual whose personal service has made a significant contribution to clean wat…

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