Category: Events

Officials Set to Discuss Infrastructure Funding, Regulations, 1926(b), the Farm Bill and Cyber Security at Regional/Water District Issues Forum

DUNCAN, Okla. – Officials from several agencies are scheduled to discuss Infrastructure Funding, Regulations, 1926(b), the Farm Bill and Cyber Security at the 2017 Regional/Water District Issues Forum to be held April 11-12 in Washington D.C. The full schedule and registration information is available here. Infrastructure funding discussions are scheduled to include: Kellie Kubena, Acting… Read more »

Aspen Pines, Wyo. Named Nation’s Best Tasting Water

WASHINGTON, D.C. – With a wide smile Mike Hoeft, a Water System Operations Specialist from Aspen Pines Water and Sewer District in Wyoming, walked to the stage and accepted the Gold Medal award for the Nation’s best-tasting water at the Great American Water Taste Test on Feb. 8. The Taste Test is held annually as… Read more »

NRWA Opens 2017 Rural Water Rally in Washington D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Despite on-going change and deep uncertainty surrounding the nation’s capital, the National Rural Water Association opened its 2017 Rural Water Rally on Feb. 7 with optimism about the success of their programs and eagerness to build new relationships moving forward. The speakers at the Rally opening included NRWA President Steve Fletcher of… Read more »

National Rural Water Association Opens Registration for District Forum

DUNCAN, Okla. – The National Rural Water Association has opened registration for the 2017 Regional/Water District Issues Forum, which will be held April 11-12 in Washington D.C. Registration information is available Here. The District Forum was designed to address the unique needs of Utility Districts and Regional Water Systems. These utilities face unique challenges due… Read more »

Early Registration Discount for the 2017 Rural Water Rally expires Jan. 17

DUNCAN, Okla. – The early registration discount for the 2017 Rural Water Rally will expire on Jan. 17. Rally participants that register early can save $25. Registration and rally information is available at https://nrwa.org/rally/. The Rural Water Rally brings utility system representatives to Capitol Hill to support funding for infrastructure, training and technical assistance. The Rural… Read more »

Hawaii Rural Water Holds First Annual Conference

KAMUELA, Hawaii – The Hawaii Rural Water Association held its first annual conference Nov. 2-4 at Wailea Beach, Maui. The conference is a major milestone for the association, which was incorporated on December 2, 2010. “It was amazing for our first year,” said Mahana Gomes, HRWA Executive Director. HRWA partnered with the Hawaii Water Works… Read more »

Room Block for the Rural Water Rally Opens Today

DUNCAN, Okla. – The Room Block for the 2017 Rural Water Rally opened today. Rural water supporters can now make reservations at the Hyatt Regency by phone or online. Registration and housing information is available at https://nrwa.org/rally/. The Rural Water Rally brings utility system representatives to Capitol Hill to support funding for infrastructure, training and technical… Read more »

NRWA Opens Registration for the 2017 Rural Water Rally

DUNCAN, Okla. – The National Rural Water Association opened registration for the 2017 Rural Water Rally today. Registration and rally information is available at https://nrwa.org/rally/. The Rural Water Rally brings utility system representatives to Capitol Hill to support funding for infrastructure, training and technical assistance. The Rural Water Rally includes the Great American Water Taste Test,… Read more »

NRWA Seeks Industry Experts to Present at 2017 WaterPro Conference

WaterPro Conference

DUNCAN, Okla. – The National Rural Water Association has opened the call for presentations for the 2017 WaterPro Conference to be held Sept. 18-20 in Reno, Nev. Those who wish to submit presentations for consideration can fill out the form at www.waterproconference.org/call. All topics relevant to the water industry will be considered, but special consideration… Read more »