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The Waterline

The Waterline
The Waterline, Summer 2018
Summer 2018

The Waterline is the official publication of the Alabama Rural Water Association and is published quarterly for distribution to members and non-members, rural water and wastewater utility employees, associate members, water and wastewater related agencies, as well as other industry associations and friends.

Articles and photographs are encouraged.

Submissions and advertising should be directed to
  2576 Bell Road
  Montgomery, AL 36117
     Phone (334)396-5511
     Fax (334)396-7090

Business Card
1/4 Page
1/2 Page
Full Page
Front Inside Cover - Full Page Only
Back Inside Cover - Full Page Only
Back Cover - 1/2 Page Only

These ads will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis.

Application files in current versions of QuarkXpress, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Pagemaker are accepted. Adobe Acrobat PDFs are welcome, but must be made at 300dpi resolution with all artwork and fonts embedded. Application files from Publisher or Microsoft Word may result in additional charges unless properly made PDF’s are furnished. Adobe Photoshop files should be saved as TIFF or EPS with all layers flattened and no compression. Illustrator and Freehand files must be saved as EPS. Furnished film or camera ready art is not accepted. Digital files only.

If you would like to purchase an advertisement in the quarterly magazine, The Waterline, please complete the order form and mail or send with your advertising order to:

Alabama Rural Water Association
2576 Bell Road
Montgomery, AL 36117


You will need to make the following choices:

  • I will furnish my negative or camera-ready art along with digital files.
  • I want my ad with one color (state color) for an additional charge of $100 per quarter. I have indicated on an enclosed ad copy which area I would like highlighted.  Each additional color after one is $50 per color per quarter.
  • I will furnish digital files.
  • I want my ad with one color highlights (state color) for an additional charge of $100 per quarter.
  • Each additional color after one is $50.00 per color per quarter.


  No. of Colors No. of Quarters Total
Color Charges $100 (one color) x ___ qtr(s) $______
Additional Colors
after One
$50 x ___ color(s)
List colors desired.
x ___ qtr(s) $______
TOTAL     $______

NOTE: All ads are sold on a first-come, first served basis.

Checks should be made payable to ARWA magazine and returned with your advertising order.

  Business Card-Standard size 3 5/8" x 2 7/16"
  1/4 page 3 5/8" x 4 3/4"
  1/2 page 7 1/2" x 4 3/4"
  Full Page 7 1/2" x 10"


  Spring February 15
  Summer May 15
  Fall August 15
  Winter November 15



For additional information, please contact the ARWA office:

Alabama Rural Water Association
2576 Bell Road
Montgomery, AL 36117
Phone (334) 396-5511
Fax (334) 396-7090


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Alabama Rural Water Association
2576 Bell Road
Montgomery AL 36117 
Phone: (334) 396-5511
Fax: (334) 396-7090