VRWA’s Wayne Graham Wins Trainer of the Year

VRWA’s Wayne Graham Wins Trainer of the Year

Wayne Graham, Wastewater Systems Specialist at the Vermont Rural Water Association, was just announced as the winner of the 2019 EPA New England Wastewater Trainer of the Year Award. This award is given by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency New England Office to...

Now Accepting Board Member Nominations

To nominate someone to our board of directors, fill out the form below. Nominees must be affiliated with a water or wastewater system that is a member of the Vermont Rural Water Association. You are allowed to nominate yourself. Nominations will be open until January...

Now Accepting Nominations for the 2020 Tony Torchia Award

To nominate someone for the 2020 Tony Torchia Award, fill out the form below. For more information about the award, click here. Nominee Name *Nominee System/Affiliation *Nominee AddressApartment, suite, etcCityState/ProvinceZIP / Postal CodeNominee PhoneNominee...

Letter to Systems Required to Test for PFAS

October 23, 2019 Dear Water System Official, Vermont Rural Water is sending you this letter because your system is one the 590 drinking water systems required to test their water for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) by December 1, 2019. This requirement was...

Apprenticeships Available for Drinking Water and Wastewater Operators

Program to provide job training, new employees to state’s utilities Like many industries in Vermont, water utilities are facing a worker shortage. Many operations specialists at drinking water and wastewater treatment plants across the state are approaching retirement...