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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

04/08/2014 - CH2M HILL's Duyen Tran Receives NAWC Living Water Award
The National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) is pleased to announce that CH2M HILL's Duyen Tran has been selected to receive an NAWC Living Water Award. Duyen is the sixth private water professional to be recognized through this program, which was established in 2012 to celebrate the exemplary employees of NAWC member companies.

03/20/2014 - Statement from Michael Deane, Executive Director of the National Association of Water Companies, Regarding World Water Day
Established in 1993 by the United Nations General Assembly, World Water Day (March 22) is an annual, international celebration held to recognize the importance of clean water and raise awareness of the need for sustainable water solutions and resources. According to the Value of Water Coalition, a majority of Americans believe clean water is of vital importance to the nation – just 40% of Am

03/07/2014 - NAWC's Indiana Chapter to Hold 2014 Water Summit
On Thursday, March 13, the Indiana Chapter of the National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) will hold its second annual day-long event in Indianapolis for key stakeholders from the private and public sector. Attendees will hear from a number of industry experts and have the opportunity to discuss current issues and the latest challenges and solutions in water management.

01/29/2014 - The National Association of Water Companies Responds to the State of the Union Address
Decades of neglect have left aging water infrastructure systems across the U.S. in dire need of repair or replacement, as evidenced by the 650 water main breaks every day in our country. This is a national concern that puts communities at risk, and it deserves the attention of our leaders.

10/24/2013 - NAWC's Southeast Chapter to Hold 2013 Water Infrastructure Summit
On Wednesday, November 6 through Thursday, November 7, the Southeast Chapter of the National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) will hold the 2013 Southeast Water Infrastructure Summit in Chattanooga, TN.


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