It is that time of the year again, time to apply for our scholarship program. As many of you know, each year the NYRWA distributes one-time grants to five students across New York State valued at $500.00 to help defray the cost of tuition, books, or room and board at an accredited institution of higher learning approved by the NYRWA.
A very interesting article regarding the state of the worlds wastewater and sewer systems and the impact of wipes. http://vertassets.blob.core.windows.net/download/6c3cc1f4/6c3cc1f4-5518-4965-8054-53770a9ba32f/ksb_qa_wipes_and_ww_infrastructure.pdf
On January 4th, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and the New York State Department of Health, in consultation with the departments of State and Agriculture and Markets, announced the creation of a statewide program to help municipalities develop and implement protection plans for their drinking water sources. This program, entitled the Drinking Water Source Protection Program (DWSP2), will initially involve the state partnering with up to 30 municipalities to update drinking wate
Here's a detailed checklist of things you and your crews should do if the unthinkable happens
Just a reminder that our offices will be closed Thursday, November 22 & Friday, November 23 for Thanksgiving.
We have many reasons to be thankful, our fantastic members are at the top of that list!
New York Rural Water Association and JumpStartTesting, LLC have joined together to provide operators with another tool to help prepare for their next exam. Practice questions, along with correct answers and references are available for Water Treatment, Water Distribution, Wastewater Treatment Biological, and Collections and for all levels at this time, others to be added in the future.
NYRWA Founders Scholarship Application
The application is available http://nyruralwater.org/downloads/downloads-index (the link is on right hand side).
Please be sure to share this application with anyone that will be attending college in the fall of 2019.