The 2020 IAWEA Annual Conference and the 2020 IAWEA Operators/Pretreatment Conference have been cancelled.  IAWEA will instead sponsor a virtual conference so that operators are able to satisfy their renewal requirements.  This online conference will take place in September or October.  Please revisit our website for updates.

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WEF Posts Guidance on Coronavirus

The Water Environment Federation has posted guidance for water professionals on dealing with coronavirus.  Please click on the link below to review this important information. [...]

2020 IAWEA Iowa Only Membership

It is time to join or renew your IAWEA Iowa Only membership for 2020.  You will receive our quarterly newsletter and valuable discounts to most [...]

IAWEA Strategic Plan

Over the past few months various IAWEA members, with WEF staff facilitating, met to discuss our future plans.  A vision statement was adopted along with [...]

2020 IAWEA Region 6 Meeting

September 23 @ 8:00 AM - September 30 @ 11:00 AM

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Water and Wastewater Workers of Iowa Week: August 16 - 22

Governor Reynolds has signed a proclamation proclaiming August 16-22, 2020 as "Water and Wastewater Workers of Iowa Week". This week is set aside for cities and towns to honor those workers in the water and wastewater industry for their daily environmental work in keeping Iowans and the Iowa environment safe and healthy. DMACC Industry & Technology Iowa Water Environment Association - IAWEA Iowa Section - American Water Works Association Iowa Rural Water Association Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities Onsite Wastewater Training Center of Iowa
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Iowa Water Environment Association - IAWEA
Mya Batten! Representing the State of Iowa for the second year in a row! Follow link in comment to learn more about Mya's research. Xylem Inc. Water Environment Federation (WEF) Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI)
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Iowa Water Environment Association - IAWEA
Help the Iowa Water For People Committee (IAWEA & Iowa Section - American Water Works Association) win the Water For People Global Mosaic Challenge and raise money for a great cause - #CleanWater!

Donations are TRIPLED from May 15 – June 15 thanks to the Leadership Council COVID-19 Fund!

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