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Changes to Part 1 of the Standards for Municipal Waterworks

posted on Apr 9 2021

AEP has committed to the Alberta government’s ongoing commitment to reduce regulatory burden. To achieve a 12 per cent reduction of regulatory requirements in 2020-21, the standards and guidelines for municipal waterworks, wastewater and…

AWWOA Training Update

posted on Apr 7 2021

April 7, 2021 - Due to the current provincial COVID-19 restrictions in place and our continued priority to keep our members safe, AWWOA has cancelled or postponed all in-person training up until April 20, 2021. All current registrants affected…

Meet Our 2021-22 Executive Board

posted on Mar 15 2021

At the 46th Annual Operators Virtual, our 2021-22 Executive Board was announced. The AWWOA is pleased to introduce the following Board members. Congratulations to the elected Directors! 2021-22 Board of Directors Position Name Representing…

Congratulations to This Year's Award Recipients!

posted on Mar 14 2021

During the 46th Annual Operators Virtual Seminar, awards were presented to some very deserving individuals. If you missed out on the Seminar, check out the list below. Steve Blonsky, Honorary Life Membership AwardThis award is presented to…

NAIT Industry Practicum 2021

posted on Dec 9 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected all of us in many ways. Have you adjusted shift operations? Are you planning to hire staff during May to August 2021 or are you looking to fill future vacancies within your organization? Hire a W&WW Student!Click…

Alberta Environment COVID-19 Update for Operators

posted on Nov 12 2020

As information specific to Alberta Water and Wastewater Systems becomes available, it will be posted here. Note: For assistance with acquiring PPE, Municipalities can make their requests through their respective Emergency Operations Centre…

2020 Golf Tournament Wrap Up & Photos

posted on Sep 21 2020

Thank you to everyone who joined us on Monday September 14, 2020 in Medicine Hat at the Connaught Golf Club for our 3rd Annual Golf Tournament! The weather may have been cool but it wasn't enough to dampen anyone's spirit. OUR WINNERS   2020…

AWWOA Executive Director Receives H.M. Bailey Award

posted on Sep 18 2020

Congratulations to AWWOA's own Executive Director, Dan Rites for receiving the Western Canada Water H.M. Bailey Award! The H.M. Bailey Award was established in 1959 to acknowledge long, faithful and meritorious service in the field of public…

2020-21 Training Calendar Now Available

posted on Aug 6 2020

The training calendar for the upcoming 2020-21 year is now available! Registration for all training is open.   Over the past few months, we have been working diligently with our hotels and providers to safely bring back training to the classroom. …

Is a Career in Water Right for You?

posted on Jul 5 2019

Have you ever thought about where your water comes from or where your water goes when you flush the toilet? Have you ever wondered who is responsible for ensuring you have immediate access to clean drinking water? These behind-the-scenes people…