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SUMMER 2017

VIRGINIA RURAL WATER ASSOCIATION'S AWARD-WINNING MAGAZINE

FEATURES

Published by:

12 2017 VRWA Conference Highlights

5950 NW 1st Place
Gainesville, FL 32607
Phone: (800) 369-6220
Fax: (352) 331-3525
www.naylor.com

22 Locating Plastic Pipe
25 The Value of VRWA

Publisher
Marcus Weston

26 Portable Ladder Safety

Editor
Robin Lamerson

27 The Chesapeake Bay

Project Manager
Mike Ross
Marketing & Research
Matthew Arnold
Publications Director
Brian Donohoe

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30 RUS-Funded Projects: New Requirements
32 SOPs: The First Step to
Sustainable Utilities

Sales Representatives
Debbi McClanahan,
Jamie Williams,
Jason Ruppert, Jason Zawada,
Sarah Allen, Susan Maracle,
Vicki Sherman

IN EVERY ISSUE

Project Support Specialist
Amanda Glass

9 From the President:
2017 Legislative Efforts

Layout & Design
Sunny Goel
©2017 Naylor, LLC. All rights
reserved. The contents of
this publication may not be
reproduced by any means,
in whole or in part, without
the prior written consent of
the publisher.

28 These Boots Are Made For...What?

11 From the Executive Director:
Give Us Another Drum Roll Please...

27

35 Throwing My Loop: The Horse Trailer with
the Broken Heart (Part Two)

PUBLISHED JUNE 2017/
VRW-Q0317/4069

37 VRWA Member Corner

StreamLine is the official publication
of Virginia Rural Water Association,
2138 Sycamore Avenue, Buena Vista,
VA 24416, and is published quarterly
for distribution to representatives
of rural and municipal water/
wastewater systems. Articles,
news items and photographs are
welcomed. Non-profit mailing permit
paid at Buena Vista, VA ©2017.

39 eLearning Benefits

The publisher reserves the right
to reject or edit any manuscripts
received for publication.
Statements of fact and opinion
are the responsibility of the
authors alone and do not imply
an opinion on the part of Virginia
Rural Water Association. All
rights reserved. Disclaimer: The
contents of this material are
intended as guidance. The Virginia
Rural Water Association, nor any
of its employees, nor any of its
contractors, subcontractors, or their
employees, and technical sources
references in this material do not (a)
make any warranty of representation
expressed or implied, with respect to
the accuracy, completeness, or any
information, apparatus, method or
process disclosed in this material (b)
assume any liabilities with respect to
the use of, or for damages resulting
from views or policies in the above
mentioned institution. Mention of
trade names or commercial products
does not constitute endorsement or
recommendation for use.

40 Membership Application
41 Benefits for VRWA Members
43 Board of Directors
43 VRWA Committees
45 Index to Advertisers/Ad.com

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V ir ginia Rur al Wa t e r A s s o c ia tion's Awar d -W innin g Maga zin e

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Summer 2017

South River,
Waynesboro, VA
PHOTO BY
SCOTT MCNALLY (VRWA)

INSIDE:

Locating Plastic Pipe * The Value of VRWA * Portable Ladder Safety * The Chesapeake Bay

www.vrwa.org

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Streamline - Summer 2017

From the President: 2017 Legislative Efforts
From the Executive Director: Give Us Another Drum Roll Please…
2017 VRWA Conference Highlights
Locating Plastic Pipe
The Value of VRWA
Portable Ladder Safety
The Chesapeake Bay
These Boots Are Made For...What?
RUS-Funded Projects: New Requirements
SOPs: The First Step to Sustainable Utilities
Throwing My Loop: The Horse Trailer with the Broken Heart (Part Two)
VRWA Member Corner
eLearning Benefits
Membership Application
Benefits for VRWA Members
Board of Directors
VRWA Committees
Index to Advertisers/Ad.com
Streamline - Summer 2017 - Intro
Streamline - Summer 2017 - cover1
Streamline - Summer 2017 - cover2
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Streamline - Summer 2017 - From the President: 2017 Legislative Efforts
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Streamline - Summer 2017 - From the Executive Director: Give Us Another Drum Roll Please…
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 2017 VRWA Conference Highlights
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Streamline - Summer 2017 - 21
Streamline - Summer 2017 - Locating Plastic Pipe
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 23
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 24
Streamline - Summer 2017 - The Value of VRWA
Streamline - Summer 2017 - Portable Ladder Safety
Streamline - Summer 2017 - The Chesapeake Bay
Streamline - Summer 2017 - These Boots Are Made For...What?
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 29
Streamline - Summer 2017 - RUS-Funded Projects: New Requirements
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 31
Streamline - Summer 2017 - SOPs: The First Step to Sustainable Utilities
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 33
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 34
Streamline - Summer 2017 - Throwing My Loop: The Horse Trailer with the Broken Heart (Part Two)
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 36
Streamline - Summer 2017 - VRWA Member Corner
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 38
Streamline - Summer 2017 - eLearning Benefits
Streamline - Summer 2017 - Membership Application
Streamline - Summer 2017 - Benefits for VRWA Members
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 42
Streamline - Summer 2017 - VRWA Committees
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 44
Streamline - Summer 2017 - Index to Advertisers/Ad.com
Streamline - Summer 2017 - 46
Streamline - Summer 2017 - cover3
Streamline - Summer 2017 - cover4
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