NACWA is pleased to release the inaugural issue of its new magazine, the Clean Water Advocate, as a special service for its members. The vision for this bi-annual magazine is to help members navigate the clean water landscape, highlighting crucial water issues, and providing fresh perspectives on topics that matter most for utilities. The new Advocate evolved from our previous newsletter of the same name, and is designed to take NACWA's outreach to the next level. Future issues will be published regularly during NACWA’s summer and winter conferences, both in print copy (available on request
) and electronic format (on NACWA’s website
The deadline for NACWA’s National Environmental Achievement Awards (NEAA) is Friday, September 22. It’s not too late to nominate individuals or your agency to be recognized for significant contributions that positively impact the water sector. NEAA individual achievement categories include: Public Service, Distinguished Service, and Environment. Member agency categories: Water Resources Utility of the Future; Research & Technology; Operations & Environmental Performance; Public Service; and Public Information & Education. Apply today by visiting the NEAA website
The deadline for completing NACWA’s 2017 Financial Survey questionnaire has been extended to October 16. This is one of NACWA’s most used resources, and we need responses from as many Public Agency Members as possible to ensure a successful survey report. We’ve adjusted our schedule for preparing the final report to allow for more data collection. It’s not too late! Please contact Chris Hornback
if you need a copy of your agency’s survey form.
Register now for a webinar
on Sept. 25 from 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm ET focused on community service projects by public clean water utilities. The event, cosponsored by NACWA and EPA, will feature community service programs in San Francisco, CA and Harrisburg, PA. The goal of the webinar, the first in a series, is to showcase community service work being done by clean water agencies, including…