Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2017 - 41
BY MIKE KEEGAN, NRWA ANALYST
The following are summaries of articles covered on
NRWA'S Washington, D.C., homepage (www.ruralwater.org).
For more information, or the original documents for any of these
summaries, please visit the homepage. If you have a comment
or position that you would like to be considered by the NRWA
Regulatory Committee, let us hear from you by emailing Mike
Keegan at email@example.com.
NRWA's WaterPro Conference concludes: Attendees heard
updates on a wide range of topics from high ranking federal
officials in the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and other agencies.
* Attendees celebrated the success of NRWA's grassroots
campaign to persuade Congress to save the USDA Rural
Development funding initiatives.
* The Regulatory Committee passed a motion to seek changes to
the "mandatory consolidation" provision passed in June by the
House Energy and Commerce Committee in H.R. 3387, "The
Drinking Water Systems Improvement Act of 2017."