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CTAWWA - Water Sustainability Workshop

  • St. Clements Castle 1931 Portland-Cobalt Road Portland, CT, 06480 United States (map)

This workshop will convene stakeholders from the water utility sector, health departments and local governments as well as outside experts for the purpose of examining innovative practices in water efficiency, Irrigation Smart Technologies and Developing Ordinances for small Towns. Examples of successful Water Efficiency Measures, a road map to implementing the State Water Plan with lessons learned that some water utilities both large and small have already adopted will be presented and discussed.

Participants will gain a broader understanding of the State Water Plan on Water Conservation/Efficiency and Irrigation Smart Technology. An interactive Panel Discussion with our experts on developing Model Ordinances will take place answering questions from the audience

The workshop is sponsored by the Connecticut Section AWWA and supported by DPH, PURA, Lower River Council of Governments, CWWA, COST, DEEP, CCM, among others.

Speakers to include:

State Water Plan

Jack Betkoski III, PURA

Water Efficiency Net Blue

Mary Ann Dickinson, AWE

Dwight Merriam, AWE

David Radka, MMINC

Reduce Lawn Watering with Proven Cost –Effective Strategies & WaterSense Renewed

Amy Vickers, Amy Vickers & Associates Inc.

Irrigation Smart Technology

Tom Marlmestien, CIA

Michael Emmons, Prides Corner Farms

Small Town Model Ordinances Interactive Panel Discussion

Health Directors & Local Town Officials

Implementing State Water Plan

Denise Ruzicka, DEEP                   Lori Mathieu, DPH

Earlier Event: June 14
2019 Land Use Update