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CASA Conference News

CASA Wraps Up Another Successful Conference On August 10, CASA wrapped up its 63rd Annual Conference in Monterey after three days of insightful presentations and inspiring speakers. Keynote speaker Chad Pregracke was a resounding success as he shared his message about the power of one person to make a change and reminded the audience that [...]

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Don’t Miss Out

Join us in September for our One-Day Asset Management Workshops! Your assets are your agency. Billions of dollars of pipes, pumps and other infrastructure are the backbone of the clean water system. Along with your employees, functional infrastructure assets are the most important thing your agency uses to protect public health and the environment. Successful [...]

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Legislative and Regulatory

End of 2017-18 Legislative Session Approaches The Legislature has just two weeks left to finish all of its business for the 2017-18 legislative session. The final fiscal committee deadline was Friday, August 17 and was preceded by the highly anticipated “suspense file” hearings in both houses. Many bills fell victim to the “suspense file” which is [...]

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Member News

Napa Sanitation District and Delta Diablo recognized by the Water Environment Federation CASA members Napa Sanitation District and Delta Diablo were among 32 water utilities recognized for transformational work in community engagement, watershed stewardship and recovery of resources such as water, energy and nutrients. These honorees exemplify the kind of forward-thinking leadership that strengthens the [...]

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Mark Your Calendar

WEF Collection Systems Conference 2019 - Abstract Submission Deadline: September 12 Join professionals from the collection systems sector in Indianapolis, Indiana at the Water Environment Federation’s Collection Systems Conference 2019.  The Conference takes place June 4-7 in Indianapolis.  Abstract submission deadline is September 12, 2018. Learn more.   Water Board SRF Workshops The Division of [...]

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Heading to the CASA Conference This Week? Find Out Who Else Will be There!

Connect with your fellow clean water professionals at CASA’s Annual Conference as it kicks off tomorrow in Monterey. Attendees will hear from clean water leaders and innovators on renewable resource issues while networking with colleagues. Check out the final program and registration list. Connect with CASA this month—don’t miss out.

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CASA Asset Management Workshop Speakers Announced

CASA has confirmed a series of excellent speakers for our asset management workshops on September 17 in Chino and September 18 in Martinez. Sam Paske from Metropolitan Council of the Twin Cities will discuss asset management and its importance to wastewater agencies. Sam has more than 20 years of utility experience and recently helped guide [...]

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Want to Stay in the Loop? Connect with CASA through our LISTSERV!

CASA membership has considerable benefits. One is the opportunity to join our email distribution lists (LISTERV) which focus on: Regulatory  Biosolids Climate Change and Energy Collection Systems State Legislative Federal Legislative Communications We use them to connect with you and others through email, letters, meeting notices, forums and comment opportunities. If your agency is interested in [...]

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PPIC Poll Shows Californians Focused on Water and the Environment in Upcoming Election

The Public Policy Institute of California recently conducted its annual statewide poll and found that water, followed by air pollution, were identified as the most important environmental issues facing the state. At their July 27 public presentation, Alyssa Dkyman, PPIC research associate and co-author on the study, noted the most interesting finding from their survey [...]

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Legislative and Regulatory Advocacy

CASA to Address International Committee on Agricultural Standards for Biosolids In September, CASA’s Director of Renewable Resources Greg Kester will present a proposal to the Global G.A.P. Crops Technical Committee to revise their standards for the use of biosolids on agricultural crops. CASA has been leading a national and international (European Union, Japan, Australia, Canada, [...]

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