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National Rural Water Association NATIONAL RURAL WATER ASSOCIATION Board of Directors President Fred Sheldon, Washington Senior Vice President Joe Liles, Kentucky Vice President Doug Anderton, Georgia Secretary Charles Hilton, South Carolina Treasurer Mel Aust, California EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE DIRECTORS Rodney Tart, North Carolina David Baird, Delaware Steve Fletcher, Illinois Rolland Olney, Michigan DIRECTORS Alabama, Randolph Hall Alaska, William Harvey Arizona, David Saddler Arkansas, Steve Wear Colorado, Gary Ensign Connecticut/Rhode Island, Henry Meyer Florida, Paul Brayton Idaho, Bob Culver Indiana, Phil Bastin Iowa, Randall Van Dyke Kansas, Dennis Schwartz Louisiana, Wayne Fontenot Maine, Darryl Brown Maryland, Steven King Massachusetts, John Sasur Minnesota, Jim Gilles Mississippi, L.C. Hand Missouri, Bill Robinson Montana, Daniel Keil Nebraska, Tom Goulette Nevada, Dan Sweeney New Hampshire, Paul Whittemore New Jersey, James Mackie New Mexico, Jim Dunlap New York, John O’Connell North Dakota, John Bearman Ohio, Ralph Chevalier Oklahoma, Phillip Klutts Oregon, Russell Cooper Pennsylvania, Sam Scarfone South Dakota, Larry Wasland Tennessee, Bobby Scott Texas, Kent Watson Utah, Paul Fulgham Vermont, Ed Savage Virginia, Danny Buchanan West Virginia, Dwight Calhoun Wisconsin, Robert Selchert Wyoming, Earl McKinney “RURAL WATER” (ISSN # 1097-7686), Fourth Quarter 2008, Vol. 29, Number 4. Rural Water is a quarterly publication. Periodical Postage paid at Duncan OK and additional mailing offices. Subscriptions: $10 per year in the United States; $18 for two years; $25 for three years. Foreign subscriptions pay additional appropriate postage. Address all subscriptions, applications, letters to the editor, advertising inquiries, and correspondence to: Rural Water Magazine, 2915 S. 13th St., Duncan OK 73533. POSTMASTER: send address changes to National Rural Water Association, 2915 S. 13th St., Duncan, OK 73533, c/o Editor. Volume 29, Number 4 10 8 10 14 17 20 24 32 38 41 43 46 55 61 63 66 20 FROM THE PRESIDENT By Fred Sheldon, NRWA President 24 RURAL WATER PREPARES FOR THE FUTURE AND CONTINUED FUNDING By Mike Keegan, NRWA Analyst RURAL WATER: WHERE ARE WE HEADED? By Chris Wilson, NRWA THE FUTURE OF WATER IN AMERICA By Shannon Rasmussen, Rural Water Association of Utah BANK COLLATERAL CONTROLS IN NERVOUS TIMES By Linda Patterson, Patterson & Associates BOTTLE OF WATER OR BILLION DOLLAR BULLY? By Dan Knupp, Communications Coordinator, Kansas Rural Water Association AQUA CHOCOLATE NO MAS By Fred Stottlemyer, International Rural Water Association WHY EVEN SMALL WATER SYSTEMS SHOULD HAVE PERSONNEL POLICY MANUALS SAFE DRINKING WATER By Gary Webber, Groundwater Technician REGULATORY UPDATE By Ed Thomas, NRWA 2008 NRWA INDUSTRY EVENT THROWING MY LOOP By Michael Johnson ADVERTISERS.COM INDEX TO ADVERTISERS FROM THE CEO By Robert Johnson, NRWA CEOCOVER IMAGES ©YANC | DREAMSTIME.COM Fourth Quarter 2008 • 5

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2008

Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2008
From the President
Rural Water: Where are We Headed?
The Future of Water in America
Bank Collateral Controls in Nervous Times
Bottle of Water or Billion Dollar Bully?
Aqua Chocolate No Mas
Why Even Small Water Systems Should Have Personnel Policy Manuals
Safe Drinking Water
Regulatory Update
2008 NRWA Industry Event
Throwing My Loop
Index to Advertisers
From the CEO

Rural Water - Quarter 4, 2008