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      At CWEA, we’re proud to lead the way with an inspiring, new Strategic Plan that elevates our core priorities—empowering, educating and connecting water professionals to protect public health and the environment. Join us in marking this milestone moment and advancing on our collective goals. Working together, we will build a stronger wastewater profession and a...

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        Tuesday, April 12th Workshop (fee), 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Download the promo flyer (pdf) > Class details and registration info > The School of Solids (S.O.S.) will be an immersive, hands-on type of learning experience – one led by seasoned operators from across California (350+ years of combined experience). A full day adventure at...

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          Wednesday, April 13th Technical Session Class details and registration info > Every two years, Central San adopts a Strategic Plan as a roadmap to accomplish the goals set by the Board of Directors. For 2020-2022, Central San’s goal of INNOVATION AND OPTIMIZATION: Explore new technologies for continuous improvement has set forth the strategies, initiatives, and...

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            Darrell Andrews, SFPUC, will serve as the facilitator for Tuesday’s Water Reuse Tracks Session and registration info > Late this summer, the water features in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park, as well as the irrigation systems at the nearby Lincoln Park golf course, will begin using recycled water from the Westside Enhanced Water Recycling Project located...

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              Anaergia (TSX: ANRG) announced today that its subsidiary SoCal Biomethane will officially commission operations at the Victor Valley Wastewater Reclamation Authority (VVWRA) facility in Victorville, California. The facility is the first wastewater treatment plant in California to inject renewable natural gas made from both wastewater solids and food waste into a utility pipeline. The Anaergia subsidiary...

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                Driven by the rapidly growing demands for skilled career professionals in the water and wastewater industry, National University and Cuyamaca College will launch a new degree pathway program starting in February 2021. Developed in collaboration with regional employers, the new Bachelor of Public Administration degree with a concentration in Waterworks Management provides a seamless pathway for graduates...

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                  The State Water Resources Control Board has funding available to provide relief to wastewater agencies and wastewater billing entities for unpaid customer debt accrued during the Pandemic. The California Water and Wastewater Arrearage Payment Program covers residential and commercial customer debt accrued March 4, 2020 through June 15, 2021. Applications open February 1, 2022 and...

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                    According to the Jenkins family, the memorial service in January was cancelled due to COVID and is now being planned for June. The Celebration of Life for David Jenkins is now scheduled for June 5, 2022. Please mark your calendars! CWEA will post the event and more information as soon as we are cleared to...

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                      Ms. Morgan is Guest Editor of the Clean Water magazine’s special edition celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Clean Water Act. View the online edition here. When the Clean Water Act was passed, rivers were catching on fire and there was little in the way of Federal regulations in place to protect the environment for...

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                        Perhaps more than anyone else in the clean water profession, Dan Cortinovis, P.E., has been directly affected by the passage of the Clean Water Act. His tenure in our industry dates back to 1967 when he was trained by the U.S. Air Force to operate the treatment plant at the air base in Merced where...