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Representatives From Congressman Collins Office Tour the Village of Perry Water Treatment Plant

  • Thu, 10/19/2017 - 8:40am
  • ckearns

On Wednesday, October 18, 2017, Representatives from Congressman Chris Collins office toured the Village of Perry Water Treatment Plant and discussed both issues facing the water and wastewater industry as well as local issues, with representatives of the Village of Perry and the New York Rural Water Association.

Rural Water Prepared to Restore Water After Harvey

  • Mon, 08/28/2017 - 1:48pm
  • scalera

 

 State Rural Water Associations, especially those in Texas and Louisiana are ready to respond to small communities once flood waters recede. “Restoring water and wastewater service is the primary goal of the Rural Water Emergency Response teams,” said Matt Holmes, Deputy CEO of the National Rural Water Association.

The Rural Water Network consist of mutual aid agreements from other states to provide trained emergency response personnel, equipment and supplies to restore service to local communities. “Restoring service after a flood is a complicated task,” Holmes said.

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