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CSAWWA eBulletin

Vol. 11, No. 12

December 29, 2010




In this issue:


  • 2011 Tri-Con Call For Abstracts Deadline – Feb 15
  • 2011 Joint Spring Meeting – May 5
  • CSAWWA Operator of the Year Nominations Deadline – Mar 1
  • Water Distribution System BMPs for Water Quality Abstract Deadline – Jan 28
  • 2011 PA-AWWA’s 63rd Annual Conference – Apr 19-21
  • Register Now for PA-AWWA’s 2011 Operator Training
  • Join CSAWWA on Facebook!

2011 Tri-Con CALL FOR ABSTRACTS Deadline is Feb. 15, 2011 @ 11:59 PM

The Tri-Association Conference is now accepting abstracts for technical and research presentations for 2011. The conference will be held at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center in Ocean City, MD, August 30 – September 2, 2011.

This year, abstracts will only be accepted through an on-line submission process. This new on-line system is user friendly, and provides full support if you have questions or encounter difficulties. It will also simplify the Tri-Con Program Committee’s challenges of distribution and review of roughly 200 abstracts!

CLICK HERE to enter the system, and begin the submission process! You will be able to save your work and return to complete it at any time before the due date.


Abstracts will be accepted in the following categories: · Research · Small Systems Operators · Water Quality · Water Distribution · Collection Systems · Biosolids/Residuals Treatment · Plant O&M · Water Reuse · Utility Management · International Development · Stormwater Management

For information regarding the technical program, please contact Bob Beringer:  Email Me. For questions regarding the abstract submittal system, please use the links available online.

GOOD LUCK and thank you for supporting the Tri-Association Conference!

2011 Joint Spring Meeting 

May 5, 2011


Save the date for the 2011 Joint Spring Meeting: Thursday, May 5, 2011!


CSAWWA is NOW accepting Operator of the Year Award Nominations 

Deadline: March 1, 2011


Do you work with an awesome operator that you wish to recognize?  Would you like them to receive a free one-year AWWA/CSAWWA membership renewal?  If so, why not nominate them for the 2010 Operator of the Year award?  One outstanding operator will receive this award at the 2011 Tri-Association Conference, August 30 – September 2, 2011, in Ocean City, MD.  Don’t wait – the deadline is March 1, 2011.  Please click here for the nomination form.



Call For Abstracts: Water Distribution System BMPs for Water Quality 

Abstracts Due January 28, 2011


The CSAWWA Water Quality Committee is looking to have presentation abstracts submitted for an upcoming seminar on Water Distribution BMPs for Water Quality. The seminar is planned to take place on April 7, 2011. Abstracts should demonstrate that they are oriented towards distribution system operations, highlight water quality benefits and fit into one of the following topic areas:


1. Flushing programs (UDF vs. Conventional Flushing).

2. Maintenance programs (Valve, Hydrant, etc…).

3. Break repair BMP’s to minimize contaminant risk.

4. Benefits of leak detection (economic and water quality).

5. Cross connection control.

6. Construction quality control.

7. Water age management using distribution system operations.


Abstracts are due no later than January 28, 2011.  For more information, please contact Craig Daly, 240-314-8513, cdaly@rockvillemd.gov.


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2011 PA-AWWA’s 63rd Annual Conference
Hershey, PA, April 19-21, 2011 

Click here for the Conference Registration Form.  For more information on conference registration, room reservation, and Annual Conference Sponsorship Opportunities, please visit http://www.paawwa.org/Early Bird  Special Vendor Rate deadline is January 14, 2011.  (Payment of Early Bird Fee is not due until after January 1, 2011.)

Register Now for PA-AWWA’s 2011 Operator Training
Securing Drinking Water and Wastewater Treatment Facilities 

5 PA DEP Contact Hours
Course fee is $75 and $100 for Non-Members

Course info
Click on Location Link for Registration forms

January 27: Harrisburg Bureau of Water SOLD OUT!
February 10: North Penn Water Water Authority
March 11: Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority
March 24: Lehigh County Authority
April 8: Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority
April 20: PA-AWWA Annual Conference in Hershey
May 13: Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority
June 9: State College Borough Water Authority
June 10: Erie Water Works
July 15: Erie Water Works
August 12: Erie Water Works

Contact Mike Snyder at 717-774-8870 or mikesnyder@paawwa.org for more information.

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