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.
Illinois Rural Water Circuit Rider Locates Leak in Unmapped Water Main - TUSCOLA, Ill. – When a 120,000 gallon-per-day leak threatened to disrupt service in Tuscola, Illinois, the community turned to experts from the Illinois Rural Water Association to locate the leak. “They couldn’t keep up with the demand and they were losing water from the tower,” said Chuck Woodworth, an IRWA Circuit Rider. “They would have... Read more »
Lead and Copper Rule 101 for Small and Medium Systems: 2 PM CST June 21 - Lead and Copper Rule 101 for Small and Medium Systems: 2 PM CST June 21 Register Now EPA will be conducting a webinar on the federal Lead and Copper Rule. The webinar will provide an overview of the requirements that apply to small and medium systems, including: monitoring and reporting, corrosion control, source water, public... Read more »
Revised Total Coliform Rule Webinar: 2 pm CST Jun 28 - Revised Total Coliform Rule Webinar: 2 pm CST Jun 28 Register Now This webinar will cover the aspects of the Revised Total Coliform Rule (RTCR) and navigate through changes from the original Total Coliform Rule. One of the focuses of the RTCR is to find and fix possible contamination issues rather than having an MCL... Read more »
NRWA Grateful for Congressional Appropriations Providing Robust Funding to Support Rural Water Infrastructure - The National Rural Water Association (NRWA) is grateful for the beneficial support of Congress with its recent approval of robust funding levels targeted to rural America. These appropriations will provide much needed assistance to rural water infrastructure through the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) rural water and economic development initiatives. “Rural and small-town USA are... Read more »
Assistant Administrator Helps Open 2018 NRWA In-Service - TULSA, Okla. – Over 400 Rural Water staff from across the U.S. gathered in Tulsa, Okla. as the National Rural Water Association opened their annual in-service training on June 5. This annual event provides the training and education necessary for Rural Water staff to remain the foremost experts in the water industry. “This is one... Read more »