On June 15, 2020, from 9:00am to 10:00am (PT) the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is hosting a webinar: Sustainable Financial Management Planning for Water Utilities Webinar. The process of accessing funding and financing can be a barrier to investing in water infrastructure, especially for resource-constrained and smaller communities. These water sector investments can be crucial to supporting local jobs and protecting public health in the community. Attend this one-hour webinar to learn about ways coordination between funding agencies is occurring in states across the country and discuss opportunities for state-level agencies to partner with foundations on water infrastructure investments.


CWEA & CASA Webinars
We are excited to share two upcoming webinars hosted in partnership with the California Water Environment Association (CWEA).

Join us on June 16, 2020, from 11:00am to 12:30pm (PT) for a webinar on Wastewater Surveillance from CDC, EPA, and California Perspectives. This webinar will provide a close-up look at wastewater surveillance as a public health tool with speakers from the Centers of Disease Control (CDC), US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), California Department of Public Health (CDPH), and Orange County Sanitation District (OCSD).

On June 18, 2020 from 11:00am to 12:45pm (PT) join us for Wipes Webinar 1: Legislative and Public Outreach Efforts. In part one of this two-part wipes webinar series facilitated by Diana Messina with the State Water Board, CASA’s own Jessica Gauger and Jared Voskhul will talk about the history of wipes and why so many are ending up in wastewater. They’ll also discuss our evolving legislative strategies and provide an update on negotiations with manufacturers. You will also hear from two communications professionals, Emily Barnett with Central San and Roni Gehlke, representing Ironhouse Sanitary District, who will talk about successful wipes outreach tactics. Central San has developed multiple successful and award-winning outreach campaigns related to wipes. Learn about the creative ways you can obtain outreach materials. Register today!

Be sure not the miss the second webinar on June 25, 2020 from 11:00am to 12:30pm (PT), Wipes Webinar 2: O&M and Technology Strategies focused on agency success stories and again led by Diana. Learn about outreach, operations and technology tactics agencies are using to prevent wipes and trash from clogging pump stations.

The Bar Association of San Francisco
On Wednesday, June 24, 2020, from 2:00pm to 3:00pm (PT) The Environmental Law Section of The Bar Association of San Francisco presents the webinar: The Supreme Court’s County of Maui Decision – What it Means and What’s Next. Hear from CASA’s Adam Link as the panel of speakers discuss the decision and the factors set forth by the Court, as well as the level of uncertainty created by the Court’s decision. Attorneys can tune into this discussion to learn how states, municipalities, businesses, and even individual landowners can move forward in compliance with this decision and learn what this means for projects in the Bay Area. Pre-registration is required so be sure to register today!