Category: Events

WaterPro 2014 photo galleries

Check out all the great photos taken at the 2014 WaterPro Conference – award winners, exhibitors, speakers and attendee photos are shared in these galleries.  Seattle hosted one of NRWA’s most successful Annual Conferences ever!  Plan on attending WaterPro 2015 in Oklahoma City, September 28-30.

Florida wins Association of the Year; Anderton Man of the Year

SEATTLE, Wash. – The National Rural Water Association held its annual Tribute to Excellence awards ceremony as part of the WaterPro Conference on Monday, October 6th in Seattle, Wash. The Florida Rural Water Association was named the Association of the Year. “This Association endeavors to achieve as much as possible with the resources available for… Read more »

NRWA opens 2014 WaterPro Conference

SEATTLE, Was. – The National Rural Water Association opened its 2014 WaterPro Conference during a ceremony on Monday, Oct. 6th in Seattle, Wash. Over 2,000 water and wastewater professionals from across the nation assembled for the open of the three-day conference. Speeches this year focused on the beginning of rural water, the effort it takes… Read more »

NRWA board honors Brayton

SEATTLE, Wash. – The National Rural Water Association Board of Directors recognized Paul Brayton, NRWA director from Florida, during their annual meeting Oct. 5th, 2014. Brayton has served on the NRWA Board since 1996, and is stepping down to pursue other interests.

Curtis, Neb. wins 2014 water taste test

2014 GAWTT Winners

WASHINGTON, D. C. – Water from Curtis, Neb. was named the best tasting in the nation at the 2014 Great American Water Taste Test, held on February 12th in Washington, D.C. Stansbury Park, Utah won the silver medal and Callaway County Public Service District 2 in Fulton, Mo. won the bronze. Shenandoah, Va. and Point… Read more »

NRWA Opens 2014 Rural Water Rally

2014 Rally Open

WASHINGTON D.C. – The National Rural Water Association opened the 2014 Rural Water Rally in an opening session that included speeches from Congressman Alan Nunnelee and USDA Acting Under Secretary for Rural Development Doug O’Brien, held on February 11th in Washington D.C. Nunnelee, a Republican from Mississippi, remarked about the efforts of the Mississippi Rural… Read more »

NRWA opens 2013 H2O-XPO

2013 XPO open

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The National Rural Water Association opened the 2013 H2O-XPO in a session on Oct. 1st in the Galt House Ballroom. NRWA President Doug Anderton of Georgia began the opening by thanking staff of government agencies that were not able to attend the conference because of the recent government shutdown. His remarks include… Read more »

NRWA hosts 2013 awards; Minnesota Association of the Year

2013 Assn of the Year

  LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Staff from the Minnesota Rural Water Association jumped up and exchanged high-fives as their association was named “Association of the Year” during the 2013 Tribute to Excellence awards ceremony held October 1st as part of the H2O-XPO in Louisville, Ky. MRWA was honored for years of consistent service, including retaining 17… Read more »

Little Falls, NY wins Environment Award

2013 Enviromental Award

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Little Falls, New York was awarded the Environmental Achievement award at this year’s Tribute to Excellence awards ceremony held on Oct. 1st as part of the H2O-XPO in Louisville, Ky. The National Rural Water Association awards individuals or utilities that have gone beyond the normal requirements of their job to be better… Read more »