National Rural Water Association through its State Rural Water affiliates is the nation’s largest water and wastewater utility membership association with over 31,000 members.
Utah Rural Water Assists Community Where Valve Forced Them to Manually Fill Tank - SOUTH DUCHESNE, Utah – For the last eight years, a Systems Operations Specialist has been filling the South Duchesne Culinary Water System’s water tank by manually opening the valves twice a day, every day. Assistance from the Rural Water Association of Utah helped correct the problem with a valve that allowed the system to operate... Read more »
Water Issues Discussed at 2017 Regional/Water District Issues Forum - WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Rural Water Association held the 2017 Regional/Water District Forum April 11-12 in Washington, D.C. The forum is designed to provide a personalized briefing from top-level congressional, agency and industry experts to address the issues facing Rural Water Association Members. Attendees received briefings on Infrastructure Funding, Appropriations, 1926(b) Protections, Regulations, the... Read more »
Rural Water Uses Pipe-Freezing Tech to Assist Nebraska Town - AXTELL, Neb. – When Mike Stanzel arrived to assist the Village of Axtell with a leak, he never expected that after scheduling around a high school basketball tournament and closing 13 valves the leak was no closer to repair. Ultimately, the repair required the excavation of a service line and the use of a line... Read more »
Registration Open for the 2017 WaterPro Conference, Sept. 18-20 in Reno, Nev. - DUNCAN, Okla. – The National Rural Water Association opened registration for the 2017 WaterPro Conference, scheduled for Sept. 18-20 in Reno, Nev. Those planning to attend the conference can register at waterproconference.org/register/attendee/ The conference room block is now also open to accept reservations. Housing information can be found at waterproconference.org/travel/hotel/ WaterPro is the annual conference... Read more »
Watch Dennis Sternberg of Arkansas Rural Water Testify to Senate Committee - WASHINGTON, D.C. – Dennis Sternberg, Executive Director of the Arkansas Rural Water Association, testified on March 28 to the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife on S. 518. S. 518 is described as: “a bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to provide for technical assistance... Read more »