Many thanks to all those that participated in the NYRWA 37th Annual Training Workshop & Exhibition this past week in Lake Placid, NY. Your support is greatly appreciated and we hope you all made it home safely. Our sincere sympathy goes out to Jim Mina's family and coworkers at Kimbernick Sales, Inc. Arrangements have been made for Sunday, May 22nd from 2-4 & 7-9 pm at St. James Funeral Home, 829 Middle Country Rd., St. James, NY 11780 (631) 584-5200.
The New York State Department of Health is releasing two funding opportunities to support counties, cities, towns, or villages (municipalities), which own their public water system and water supply, including public authorities, for costs related to the construction, installation, repair, replacement, or upgrade of fluoride equipment in drinking water facilities.
Today, based on the latest science on two chemical contaminants called PFOA and PFOS, EPA is releasing drinking water health advisories to provide the most up-to-date information on the health risks of these chemicals.
On May 26, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. EST, Rural Water Impact will be hosting a webinar, titled Websites: Your Utilities Workhorse for Customer Communications. Sit in on this webinar and find ways to better communicate with your customers.
Breaking News: Water Quality Improvement Project (WQIP) Grant and Engineering Planning Grant Available
2016 New York State’s Tap Water Taste Contest Events Schedule
Do you think your water taste best? Are you interested in getting in on the competition? If so, it’s not too late read below for local contests:
4/22/16 Montgomery County – Alpin Haus Indoor Farmers Market, 1863 Rt 5S, Amsterdam, NY from 10 am – 12 noon
4/25-4/28/16 Nassau County – SUNY Farmingdale, 2350 Broadhollow Rd., Farmingdale, NY from 9:15 a.m. – 1:45 pm
4/25-3/28/16 Suffolk County – SUNY Farmingdale, 2350 Broadhollow Rd., Farmingdale, NY from 9:15 a.m. – 1:45 pm