May 20, 2016

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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

Joseph C. Cantwell, member since 1974, Central States Water Environment Association. Richard Collins, member since 1974, Water Environment Association of Texas. Martin Hummel, member since 1978, Missouri Water Environment Association. John C. Mello, member since 1981, New Jersey Water Environment Association. John Ruggiero, member since 1980, New York Water Environment Association.

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May 19, 2016

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White House Water Summit Features WEF’s Commitments to Action

On March 22 — World Water Day — the Barack Obama Administration hosted the first White House Water Summit. More than 200 attendees gathered at the summit to discuss water resources in infrastructure in the U.S. and advance water sector efforts. The summit built on the White House Roundtable on Water Innovation held Dec. 15, […]

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May 13, 2016

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WEF Representative Testifies to the U.S. Senate about Water Infrastructure

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) was invited to testify at the U.S. Senate hearing, The Federal Role in Keeping Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Affordable, held to examine the federal role in water and wastewater infrastructure. On April 7, Rudolph Chow, the director of the Balitmore City Department of Public Works, represented WEF, the […]

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May 12, 2016

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Submit CLC Nominations by June 30

Submit nominations by June 30 for three Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) Communities of Practice director positions with the Committee Leadership Council. These director positions last for 2 years and will begin their term at WEFTEC® 2016. Those with leadership expertise, strategic thinking and planning skills, passion for advancing WEF’s vision, and an understanding […]

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May 10, 2016

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WEF Buyers Guide Features New Categories and Offers Users an Interactive Experience

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) Buyer’s Guide offers a comprehensive, interactive platform designed to connect water sector professionals with products and services. The guide features new categories showing which companies already have or will be exhibiting at WEF conferences. The categories include WEFTEC® 2016, Residuals and Biosolids 2016, and Collection Systems 2016. Buyer’s […]

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May 6, 2016

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Effective Utility Management Findings Released

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) joined seven other water sector organizations to release the effective utility management (EUM) report, Taking the Next Step: Findings of the Effective Utility Management Review Steering Group. WEF, the American Public Works Association (APWA; Washington, D.C.), the American Water Works Association (Denver), the Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies […]

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May 5, 2016

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WEF Webcasts Cover Utilities of the Future, Recovering Commodities from Wastewater, and Green Stormwater Infrastructure

EPA Webcast: Enabling the Water Resources Utility of the Future Webinar Series Part 2 This second webcast in a Utilities of the Future series explores how utilities are building and nurturing a sustainable workforce. To optimize efficiency, recover resources, and contribute to the overall health of watersheds, utilities need a workforce that is resilient, innovative, […]

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April 29, 2016

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April 2016 Digest

 Featured Other News Beer Provides Opportunity To Educate About Water in Arizona SanTan Brewing participates in Tap to Top outreach campaign The next time Phoenix-area residents reach for a SanTan Brewing Co. (Phoenix) beer, they might be reminded about the importance of having a reliable source of clean water. SanTan has partnered with Crescent Crown […]

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