Final agenda for the 2021 National Pretreatment Virtual Co-regulator Meeting.
This testimony was submitted to both the House and Senate Subcommittees for Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies on April 30, 2021.
ACWA joined a large coalition of groups in urging Congress to fully fund the USGS streamgage network. The coalition seeks $28.7 M for Streamgages, $33.0 M for Cooperative Matching Funds for Streamgage Network and $28.1 M for NGWOS and Data Delivery Modernization.
The Association of State Drinking Water Administrators (ASDWA), the Association of Clean Water Administrators (ACWA), the Environmental Council of the States (ECOS), the Council of Infrastructure Financing Authorities (CIFA), Western States Water Council (WSWC), which represent State agencies and programs, strongly support increased funding for drinking water, wastewater and stormwater infrastructure that protects public health and the environment. The letter urges Congress to significantly increase funding for water infrastructure, detailing policy priorities to maximize federal investments including flexibility on how and when states spend the money.
A letter from U.S. EPA Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA) extending flexibilities to count both off-site and onsite compliance assurance activities in meeting state compliance monitoring commitments through September 2021. (EPA will evaluate the need to extend this date further at that time, if appropriate.) The letter also provides additional clarification on processes and documentation.
Thursday, May 20, 2021 1:00-2:00 PM TRAINING SESSION 1 Local Limit Analysis 2:00-3:00 PM TRAINING SESSION 2 Combined Waster Stream Formula 3:00-3:15 PM BREAK 3:15-4:15 PM TRAINING SESSION 3 SIU Permitting 4:15 PM ADJOURN FOR DAY Friday, May 21, 2021 1:00-2:00 PM TRAINING SESSION 4 Audits and Compliance Inspections 2:00-3:00 PM EPA UPDATES ELGs, eReporting,… Read More »
Monday, May 17, 2021 1:00 – 1:10 Welcome & Opening Remarks 1:10 – 2:00 Breaking Down Barriers: EPA, States, & POTWs as Co-Regulators For nearly 40 years, the pretreatment program has protected wastewater treatment facilities, collection systems, and worker safety by keeping harmful chemicals from entering the sewer system. The program has been extremely successful,… Read More »
These are the summarized takeaways from ACWA’s 2021 Member Survey.
Here are the presentations from the second day of ACWA’s 2021 Mid-Year Meeting.
Here are the presentations from the first day of ACWA’s 2021 Mid-Year Meeting.
These are the biographies for the ACWA 2021 Mid-Year Meeting panelists.
This document breaks down key water appropriations from the FY21 Omnibus.