Message from the Section Chair, Kim Kunihiro
The Florida Section of the American Water Works Association is dedicated to ensuring Florida's present and future generations a sufficient supply of high quality drinking water by providing critical information and opportunities to over 2,200 members. Our mission is to provide training and educational opportunities that meet the needs of our membership. We offer comprehensive technical training and continuing education programs, effective legislative and regulatory policy development, high quality member services and networking opportunities related to the water industry. Please use our website as your resource for training, technology and information. Info on the mentoring program - click here
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Update on the Emergency Rule 62ER 16-01
DEP has posted FAQs document on its website http://www.dep.state.fl.us/pollutionnotice/Emergency-Rule-FAQs.pdf. The document has limited new information, however, it confirms that the emergency rule only applies to unpermitted events.
DEP's Emergency Rule Workshops - click here for schedule
Potable Reuse 101: An Innovative and sustainable supply option. Access easy-to-read guide - click here
Report on Lead in Water
Water utilities should be aware of a newly released report from the Natural Resources Defense Council that is critical of the Lead and Copper Rule and claims many water utilities purposely skirt the rule requirements.
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