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Water Week Call for Presentations Deadline is July 19

posted on Jul 12 2019

Do you have a topic, technology or project that you want to share with other water professionals? We have an opportunity for you! We are accepting presentations for our 2nd Annual Water Week Conference in Edmonton, AB on November 13-15,…

Water Week Conference Nov 13-15, 2019

posted on Jul 11 2019

  Registration is Open     Join us from November 13 - 15, 2019 at the DoubleTree Hotel in West Edmonton.   The conference will provide delegates with 0.9 CEUs, access to technical sessions, guest speakers, trade show and valuable networking…

It Matters Little What Title We Hold

posted on Jul 10 2019

In the working world many people strive for that ever so important job title. What position we hold and our job title mean so much to us. As a young man listening to some of the older men at work, one man said, “if you can’t eat it, what…

Is a Career in Water Right for You?

posted on Jul 5 2019

Have you ever thought about where your water comes from or where your water goes when you flush the toilet? Have you ever wondered who is responsible for ensuring you have immediate access to clean drinking water? These behind-the-scenes people…

2019 Golf Tournament Wrap Up + Photos

posted on Jun 12 2019

Many thanks to everyone who came out on Saturday June 8, 2019 for our 2nd Annual Golf Tournament!  It was an amazing day with great people and the weather that held out just long enough!  A B-I-G thank you to the Black Bull Golf Resort for…

Meet Our 2019-20 Executive Board

posted on May 29 2019

At the 44th Annual Operators Seminar in Banff, our 2019-20 Executive Board was announced. Congratulations to the elected Directors!       The AWWOA is pleased to introduce the following Board members. Some are brand new to the Board while…

Online & Home Study Training at Your Own Pace

posted on May 15 2019

AWWOA offers online and Home Study training options!       Advantages of Online & Home Study (Correspondence) training:    -Work from home, office (with employer approval), or anywhere with internet access    -Manage your training…

Taking Care of Your Drinking Water: A Guide for Members of Municipal Councils

posted on Mar 22 2019

Taking Care of Your Drinking Water and Wastewater: A Guide for Municipal Councils is a document published by Alberta Environment & Parks outlining what members of municipal councils need to know about their drinking water and wastewater responsibilities.…

New Lead and Manganese Maximum Acceptable Concentration (MAC) Guidelines

posted on Mar 21 2019

On March 8, 2019, Health Canada published a new maximum acceptable concentration (MAC) for lead, and a new MAC for manganese can be expected for April 2019. MACs are set and revised if appropriate and published under Health Canada's Guidelines…

AWWOA has resources for you!

posted on Feb 28 2019

AWWOA's website is full of resources for Operators and Utilities. Check out the following links for more information on: Operational Succession for Utilities Vulnerability of Public Officials Getting on the Right Track Toolkit Flyer Operator…