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March 18, 2020
Subject: ARWA 42nd Annual Conference Dates
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Hello all,

We are happy to announce that our Conference has been rescheduled for Sunday, July 5th – Wednesday, July 8th, 2020 in Mobile, AL.

We truly hope that the current situation will be at a point by then where we can all come together and enjoy one another’s company again and have another fantastic conference experience.

Note: The early-bird deadline is being extended until JUNE 19TH, 2020.  All those who missed the first round will now be considered ‘early-birds’ and get all the perks that come with it. 

More details to come as we get our agendas and registration materials updated with the new information.  Keep an eye on our website for more as it becomes available.

See you all in Mobile!

Rob White IV
ARWA Executive Director
 

P.S. - The new hotel / room block information is on the Conference Page.

 

Conference and COVID-19 Updates

Date Update
March 30, 2020 ARWA in the News
Podcast from Circle of Blue. Stories this week: illegal dumping in Malaysia, the Dakota Access pipeline ruling, and a mega-project in Turkey, plus a story on the coronavirus and small utilities.
March 26, 2020

ARWA in the News
Volunteer Network Rescues Small Alabama Water System with Operator under Quarantine, Circle of Blue, March 26, 2020 in Water News, WEF by Brett Walton. Water utilities are concerned that the new coronavirus will lead to staffing shortages.

March 19, 2020 Volunteer Operator Pool. The current state of response to the COVID-19 virus means that water and wastewater systems must commit themselves as first responders to the protection of the public’s health. We are building a pool of operators who volunteer to assist as needed. Read more and sign up on the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response page.
March 18, 2020 ARWA 42nd Annual Technical Training Conference Rescheduled for July 5-8, 2020
Subject: ARWA 42nd Annual Conference Dates (pdf) - Visit the Conference Pages.
March 18, 2020 Alabama Update on the Open Meetings Act in the Legislative Section
Subject: Open Meetings Act and COVID-19
March 16, 2020 Memo
Subject: ARWA Meetings and Training Opportunities (pdf)
March 14, 2020 Memo
Subject: ARWA Conference Updates / COVID-19 (pdf)
March 13, 2020 Memo
Subject: ARWA Conference Postponement (pdf)
Resources

Coronavirus Update-Resources for Water and Wastewater Utilities
List of Resources for W/WW utilities

 

Coronavirus Update

Resources for Water and Wastewater Utilities Coronavirus

List of Resources for W/WW utilities.

Custom Compliance Calendars

New ARWA Service

Custom Compliance CalendarBe sure to meet your deadlines!

We are now offering compliance calendars customized for your utility.

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2020-2021 Scholarship Applications

Deadline: April 17, 2020
EXTENDED

 
John A. Garrett Scholarship logoARWA has released the application package for the John A. Garrett Scholarships to be awarded for the coming school year. Apply today!

FL/AL Joint Technical Training Conference

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Edgewater

 
The FL/AL Joint Technical Training Conference will be held on May 20-21, 2020 in Panama City Beach, Florida.
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Asset Management Assistance

Asset Management map Using "State of the Art" GPS Equipment and GIS Software, we can create an inventory database to help you make replacement cost and management projections.
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NRWA Affinity ProgramThe NRWA offers a unique Products and Services Portfolio. Systems can choose from website design, customer communications, insurance (health plans, data breach services, line and leak coverage) background screening and our Rural Water Loan Fund.   More.

ARWA and ServLine

Saves money for the utility and customer!

ServlineThis program protects your utility against losses from customers’ water leaks, and allows customers to add service line repair replacement protection.

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Revolving Loan Fund

 

$Our Revolving Loan Fund (RLF) provides financing to eligible utilities to finance short term costs incurred for equipment and small capital projects.

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ARWA Workers’ Comp Fund

ARWA Workers Comp Fund
Members save money on Workers Compensation Insurance.   
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Want Online Bill Pay for your Customers?

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Team up with ARWA & nexcheckGov for Payment Processing, Debt Collection Services, and Online Solutions for your utility.

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Earn CEHs Online with SunCoast Learning

Suncoast Learning Systems We are partnered with SunCoast Learning to provide quality online training, written FOR water and wastewater professionals BY water and wastewater professionals. .

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Conference Highlights

Video on ARWA TV

 
Alabama-Florida Joint Technical Training ConferenceNew Executive Director Rob White recaps the Technical Training Conference held in March 2019. ARWA TV is a new member service offering news and information on video. No reading required.

Job Opportunities!

 

There are some great NEW opportunities on our Classifieds page.

  • Water Treatment Positions
  • Wastewater Operator Positions
  • Water Operators
  • And much more!

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AL/FL Joint Technical Training Conference
Open for Registration
Edgewater Beach and Golf Resort May 20-21, 2020
Panama City Beach, FL
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ARWA's 42nd Annual Technical Training Conference
Mobile, Alabama
Rescheduled
July 5 - 8, 2020
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Open for Registration

  
Proposed Operator Cert Regs and New AWIA Reqts (W/WW)
Online Training Webinar
April 2-was Anniston
April 16-was Eufaula
May 6-was Greenville
June 4-was Sheffield
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Grade II/III Water Certification Test Prep (W)
RESCHEDULED
MORE INFO SOON

Course starts
April 20-Thorsby
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Sustainable Utility Management (W/WW)
Online Training Webinar
May 14-was Auburn
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AL/FL Joint Technical Training Conference (W/WW)
OPEN FOR REGISTRATION
May 20-21, 2020
Panama City Beach, Florida
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ARWA's 42nd Annual Technical Training Conference (W/WW)
Mobile, Alabama

July 5 - 8, 2020
RESCHEDULED
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Water University
Utility Management Certification

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Water Loss Protection

The ARWA/NRWA ServLine Program protects your utility against losses from customers’ water leaks, and provides the opportunity for them to add service line repair replacement protection. Learn more.


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Alabama Rural Water Association is a non-profit organization representing water and wastewater systems serving rural communities and towns and commercial firms which support these systems.

We provide assistance to comply with State and Federal regulations, to help with management and operational problems, and to stimulate training initiatives.

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Alabama Rural Water Association
2576 Bell Road
Montgomery AL 36117 
Phone: (334) 396-5511
Fax: (334) 396-7090 
Email: arwa@alruralwater.com
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