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Studies show that customers and public officials pay more attention to what they hear from the media compared to any other source of information, including their own local water utility. As our country continues to face tough water challenges, it's more important than ever to get the story right.

The NAWC is the voice of the private water industry, and we are committed to serving as a credible resource for journalists who wish to learn more about private water companies and the work our members are doing in communities and cities across the country. Get the facts on private water from the people who know.

Press Releases

02/03/2016 - Joint Statement from Water Sector Associations to their Respective Memberships Concerning the Flint Water Crisis
In light of the recent crisis in Flint, Michigan the leadership of the undersigned organizations have come together to share information and develop a collaborative and unified response to these unfolding events.

02/01/2016 - Severn Trent – North America Joins NAWC
The National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) has announced that Severn Trent – North America has joined as an association member and Stephane Bouvier, Severn Trent – North America CEO, has been named a member of the NAWC Board of Directors.

11/23/2015 - NAWC Announces New Director Of Regulatory Relations
The National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) is pleased to announce that Grace Soderberg has been named as its new director of regulatory affairs.

10/07/2015 - National Association of Water Companies Announces Appointments to the Board of Directors
The National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) announced the organization’s new board of directors at its annual Water Summit earlier this week. Joe Gysel, president of EPCOR Water USA, has been elected president of the NAWC board of directors. Gysel replaces Walter Lynch, president and chief operating officer of regulated operations for American Water. Also, Martin

10/06/2015 - National Association of Water Companies Names Connecticut Water as Winner of the NAWC Management Innovation Awards
The National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) has named Connecticut Water Company as the winner of the 2015 NAWC Management Innovation Awards for its customer protection program called “Be Sure Before You Open the Door.” The announcement was made yesterday as part of the 2015 NAWC Water Summit in Scottsdale, Arizona.


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