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Runoff rules worry highway builders

By Sean Ryan New federal runoff rules will unnecessarily increase road construction costs, according to a national road builder association. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s storm-water runoff rules for construction sites will apply to road expansion projects. Contractors working on ...

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Runoff rule puts pressure on builders (UPDATE)

By Sean Ryan A new federal runoff rule guarantees that contractors and developers will add a position to many construction sites in Wisconsin: water quality tester. “The one kind of negative thing, from our perspective, is that because there is ...

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Regulators step up runoff enforcement

Sean Ryan sean.ryan@dailyreporter.com Regulators have a stern message for contractors: If you ignore runoff and storm-water rules, we’ll see you in court. This week, the Wisconsin Department of Justice settled two cases against property owners and contractors that violated state ...

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