Water Utility Executive

Water Utility Executive

The Water Utility Executive is AMWA’s bimonthly publication about utility management issues, as well as trends from both inside and outside the water sector that impact or influence water management and executive leadership.

Water Utility Executive: July–August 2020

  • 2020 INSIGHT survey to launch in September
  • AMWA expands pandemic support for members
  • World groups back post-pandemic green recovery
  • Guidebook highlights benefits of water project partnerships, co-funding
  • Federal Reserve expands access to municipal liquidity
  • Integrating Climate Change Adaptation with Engineering Practices  

Water Utility Executive: May-June 2020

  • Water systems foresee $14 billion in COVID-19-related revenue losses
  • AMWA extends management award application deadlines to July 15
  • Cities anticipate revenue losses due to COVID-19
  • AMWA COVID-19 response supports members during pandemic
  • VOW issues national poll results, offers COVID communications resources

Water Utility Executive: March-April 2020

  • AMWA launches online coronavirus resource for drinking water utilities
  • Pandemic concerns halt AMWA policy conference
  • First WIFIA annual report highlights $3.5 billion in infrastructure spending
  • GAO report backs case for climate resilience funding
  • Water Utility Resilience Forum announced for December in Miami
  • AMWA welcomes new members and subscribers
  • Green finance update
  • Water Alliance promotes One Water with leadership report, mentorship program
  • It's time to start your AMWA award application
  • Water workforce resources

Water Utility Executive: January-February 2020

  • Political oracle Charlie Cook to open AMWA’s 2020 policy conference
  • EPA/Reclamation MOU advances collaboration on funding for reuse
  • National action plan proposed to close water access gap
  • Climate change concerns surface in muni bond docs
  • Mayors announce support for Global Green New Deal
  • AMWA launches 2020 management awards program
  • EPA offers water workforce resources for utilities
  • WRF releases guide for water utility partnerships

Water Utility Executive: November-December 2019

  • Board members elected, affordability policy OK’d at AMWA’s Newport meeting
  • Enrollment open for 2020 Water & Wastewater Leadership Center
  • AMWA releases primer on insurance, bond ratings, and climate risks
  • $6 billion in federal funding targeted for 38 WIFIA projects
  • EPA announces Water Workforce Initiative
  • AMWA’s 2019 awards honor exceptional utility management
  • Mayors announce support for Global Green New Deal
  • Green finance update

Water Utility Executive: September-October 2019

  • AMWA management conference confronts challenge and change
  • 51 requests totaling $6.6 billion submitted for third round of WIFIA funding
  • EPA releases 2018 DWSRF annual report
  • Green finance update
  • Bottled water briefing
  • White paper offers insights on creating lead service line inventories
  • Water workforce webinar series launches in October

Water Utility Executive: July-August 2019

  • Survey shows smallest drinking water rate increases in a decade
  • Register Today for the Executive Management Conference
  • Imagine a Day without Water set for October 23
  • Green finance update
  • News on climate risks to muni bond investments, credit ratings
  • Louisville water equity roadmap released
  • Water Finance Conference: Discover the True Cost of Water

Water Utility Executive: May-June 2019

  • AMWA Policy Conference Speakers Offer Insights on Government’s Water Plans
  • Save the Date for AMWA's Executive Management Conference
  • EPA Seeks Applicants for $6 Billion in WIFIA Loans
  • Poll Confirms Support for Water Infrastructure
  • Water Finance Conference Set for August
  • Massive Changes Found in Recent Human Influences over Water Quality
  • AMWA Welcomes New Members
  • 34th Annual WateReuse Symposium to Convene in San Diego
  • Taskforce Releases Water Equity Roadmap
  • Award Deadlines Approach

Water Utility Executive: March – April 2019

  • Policy Leaders from Both Ends of Pennsylvania Avenue Highlight April Conference
  • Utility Perspectives on J.D. Power’s Market Intelligence
  • AMWA Welcomes New Member
  • INSIGHT Webinar Highlights Water Sector Financial Trends
  • Water Utility Consolidation Resources Released
  • Is 2019 the Year for Recognition of Your Utility’s Management Achievement?

WUE: Jan-Feb 2019 - Special Edition: 2018 INSIGHT Survey Results

  • Financial Survey Provides Biennial Update to Top Management Resource
  • AMWA Launches 2019 Awards Program with Updated Criteria
  • EPA Publishes EUM Case Studies Featuring AMWA Member Utilities
  • AMWA Welcomes New Member and Affiliate
  • Savvy Political Analyst Amy Walter to Open AMWA Policy Conference