Receive the Recognition Your Utility Deserves

With a deadline of June 20, NACWA – along with the Water Environment Federation (WEF), the Water Environment & Reuse Foundation (WE&RF) and WateReuse —  urge utilities nationwide to consider application to the Utility of the Future (UOTF) Today recognition program. This collaborative offering of the association community, in partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection […]

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NACWA Member Agencies Perform at Peak Levels

The Association looks forward to recognizing more than 460 Member Agency facilities this summer, for outstanding levels of compliance and performance. NACWA’s Peak Performance Awards have honored tens of thousands of clean water facilities — and the operators and managers who run them – since its inception in 1987, and 2017 will be no exception. […]

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Webinar/Program: Building Utility Leaders of the Future

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 […]

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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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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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