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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Financial Survey Data Collection Starts Soon

Data collection will begin later this month for NACWA’s next financial survey, Opportunities & Challenges in Clean Water Utility Financing & Management.  The triennial publication presents industry statistics and trend data on utility revenues, expenses, debt financing, capital needs, sewer service charges, residential and industrial rates and rate structures, staffing levels, and salaries.  Member Agency […]

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Be Recognized as a Utility of the Future Today

The Utility of the Future Today recognition program is back for a second year to honor agencies implementing the innovative Utility of the Future business model.  The program seeks to promote and recognize small, medium, and large utilities that are building on a foundation of excellent management to transform their operations over time.
Interested in knowing more?  […]

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EPA to Host Dual Stormwater Finance Webinars

EPA’s Water Infrastructure & Resiliency Finance Center will host a series of webinars on stormwater finance to help communities across the country identify financial strategies to leverage and support their stormwater management programs. Both webinars will take a meaningful look at traditional stormwater finance strategies and explore new, innovative financial approaches.
The first webinar “D.C. Water’s […]

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Implementing the Ten Attributes?

If your agency is actively implementing the Ten Attributes of an Effectively Managed Water Sector Utility, don’t miss this opportunity to be recognized.  The deadline to apply for NACWA’s Excellence in Management (EIM) Recognition Program is fast approaching.  Applications must be submitted by 6:00 pm Eastern Time on Friday, April 28, 2017.
Launched in 2003, the […]

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Clean Water Proud! Share the Value of Membership!

NACWA is clean water proud and we know you are too.  Together with your support, we will tell the stories of the amazing work done by our nation’s clean water utilities to ensure that water is a top national priority. You can support this effort by sharing the value you receive from your NACWA membership […]

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Pretreatment Workshop Interest Surges, Additional Hotel Rooms Added

NACWA has added additional hotel space to accommodate increased interest in this year’s National Pretreatment Workshop in San Antonio, TX, (May 16 -19).  NACWA’s National Pretreatment Workshop is the ONLY national conference designed for pretreatment professionals! This year’s Workshop focuses on hot topics that are impacting pretreatment programs nationwide, as well as issues that will […]

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National Environmental Achievement Award Winners Demonstrate Public Service Excellence in Clean Water

Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe was on hand to commend the awardees of the 2017 NACWA National Environmental Achievement Awards for State Public Service.  NACWA is proud to honor the recipients for their public service and continued work to protect and preserve the nation’s most vital natural resource:
NACWA is proud to recognize the Hon. Molly J. […]

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Water Week 2017: Reaching New Heights

Water Week 2017 has come and gone and the Association has plenty to be thankful for, and optimistic about.  Eight major association partners collaborated, more than 30 water-related organizations endorsed/supported, and attendance was the best in the event’s history.  This means that Water Week has reached new heights of unity in terms of its mission […]

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Trial Membership Campaign: Steps Toward ‘Every Utility a Member’ Vision

With its sights squarely on the vision of “Every Utility a Member”—including an ambitious goal of 1000 utilities in the association—NACWA has officially launched its Trial Membership Campaign for small and medium utilities serving populations of 75,000 or less.  These utilities make up a large swath of the Clean Water Community nationwide, and their addition […]

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