Category Archives: Clean Water

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NACWA Has Active Presence at One Water Summit

NACWA and its utility members were active participants at the U.S. Water Alliance’s recent One Water Summit 2017 in New Orleans, helping to advance the important message of “one water stewardship.”  Association Member Agency the Sewerage & Water Board of New Orleans served as a gracious host for the meeting, and many other NACWA members […]

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Add Value to Your Summer Conference Experience – Take a Tour!

Attendees at the Utility Leadership Conference in July can add real value to their time in St. Louis by joining colleagues from across the country for a facility tour.  On the afternoon of Wednesday, July 26, the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District will offer a tour showcasing their use of Green Infrastructure for Combined Sewer […]

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NACWA Active at One Water Summit

NACWA looks forward to having an active presence at next week’s One Water Summit in New Orleans.  Convened by the US Water Alliance, the Summit will explore ways in which the United States can move closer to a “one water” approach.  It will also bring together hundreds of leaders from across the country to network, […]

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New Funding Available for Green Infrastructure Projects

Partners for Places, a matching grant program, has announced a new request for proposals (RFP) specifically for green infrastructure projects. Partners for Places helps create opportunities for municipalities and counties across the United States and Canada and promotes partnerships between local governments and a variety of foundations and philanthropies.
The grants provide partnership investments from $25,000 […]

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Building Utility Leaders of the Future: Webinar/Program

Attention HR Managers and Senior Level Utility Leaders!
Webinar Date: July 6, 2017
Webinar Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm ET
Webinar Title: Grow Your Utility Leaders of the Future
Interested in growing the next generation of leaders at your utility? Join NACWA and Core Consulting Group to learn about Core Growth: Building Utility Leaders of the Future. This six-month utility […]

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NACWA Welcomes New Members!

NACWA is pleased to welcome more than thirty new members to the Association, year-to-date.  By joining NACWA these utilities and organizations enhance our diverse network of members ensuring that our collective voice of is heard and that together we will elevate water as a top national priority.  This group of new Member Agencies represents utilities […]

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Hit a Home Run at NACWA’s Utility Leadership Conference

Our agenda for the 2017 Utility Leadership Conference (ULC) is a home run – but that’s not the only reason to join us in St. Louis, in July.  We’ll be swinging for the fences with compelling committee meetings and an array of special events – so don’t wait, register today!
Join us as the St. Louis […]

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NACWA Committees to Engage in High Level Strategic Conversations at July Conference

As utility leaders from across the country gather in St. Louis this July for the 2017 Utility Leadership Conference (ULC), Peer-to-Peer Partnership . . . Exploring Today’s Utility Challenges Together, NACWA leadership and staff will seize the opportunity to convene many of the Association’s dynamic committees. Critical developments in the arenas of water quality; legal […]

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2016 Cost of Clean Water Report Now Available

NACWA’s 2016 Cost of Clean Water Index report indicates that for the 15th consecutive year, the increase in the cost of sewer services nationally has outpaced the rate of inflation.  The average cost of wastewater services rose 2.6 percent in 2016, double the rate of inflation as measured by the Consumer Price Index for the […]

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Exploring Partnerships Between the Water & Technology Sectors

As part of its compelling agenda, NACWA’s 2017 Utility Leadership Conference (ULC), Peer-to-Peer Partnership . . . Exploring Today’s Utility Challenges Together, will explore the potential for partnerships between the water sector and the technology sector.  The Utility of the Future initiative has focused renewed attention on the promise of technological advancements to provide better […]

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