Tag: Oklahoma

NRWA Opens 2015 WaterPro Conference

OKLAHOMA CITY – The National Rural Water Association opened the 2015 WaterPro Conference in Oklahoma City with a ceremony on Sept. 28, 2015. The ceremony included speeches from USDA Rural Utility Service Administrator Brandon McBride, NRWA President Charles Hilton, NRWA’s Oklahoma Director Jimmy Seago, and NRWA CEO Sam Wade. President Hilton presented awards to NRWA’s… Read more »

Rural Water Spotlight: Grady Rural Water #6

Part of our series Rural Water Spotlight. See more stories in the newest issue of Rural Water magazine. AMBER, Okla. – In a metal building west of the small Oklahoma town of Amber, Paul Jones is gathering his staff around a wall filled with color-coded pipe maps and a whiteboard scrawled with the day’s priorities…. Read more »

OU to host Oklahoma Water Symposium

OU Water Center

NORMAN– Many people don’t worry about turning on a faucet for a glass of clean water, so it may be hard to imagine that clean water is a luxury for about one-sixth of the world’s population. In fact, the Water Technologies for Emerging Regions Center at the University of Oklahoma indicates that one child dies… Read more »