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REINFORCING HEALTHY HABITS

  BOWLING GREEN, KY – The Wash Your Hands campaign, launches October 15 in-conjunction with Global Handwashing Day, to reinforce healthy habits within the community.  The campaign is sponsored by Warren County Water District, Simpson County Water District, Butler County Water System and the Barren River District Health Department.  The community wide Wash Your Hands campaign brings attention to proper handwashing in ... Read More »

Larimore honored with BRADD award

Gary Larimore, executive director of the Kentucky Rural Water Association, said he has never known an award recipient better than the one he was introducing Wednesday at the 48th annual meeting of the Barren River Area Development District at the National Corvette Museum. “I don’t know anyone more deserving,” he said, of the BRADD’s Tim Lee Carter Distinguished Service Award for ... Read More »

Call For Presentations

Kentucky Rural Water Association’s 2017 Management Conference Kentucky Rural Water Association would like to invite you to submit an application to present at the 2017 Management Conference to be held on February 15-16, 2017 at the Holiday in University Plaza and Sloan Convention Center in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Presentation topics should be tailored to the management and administration of water and ... Read More »

Lebanon Water Works Company Receives KRWA’s Highest Award

On August 22 through 24, 2016, representatives of Kentucky’s public drinking water and wastewater utilities gathered for Kentucky Rural Water Association’s (KRWA) 37th Annual Conference and Exhibition held in Louisville, Kentucky at the Galt House Hotel & Suites. Nearly 800 utility professionals gained valuable insight from industry experts during the conference. Our theme this year was “Tools for Success.” Attendees ... Read More »

City of Franklin Chosen Best Tasting Water in Kentucky

(Aug 30, 2016 – Bowling Green, KY) Judges at Kentucky Rural Water Association’s (KRWA) Annual Conference and Exhibition held August 22-24, at the Galt House Hotel and Suites in Louisville, Kentucky, have found the state’s best tasting water in Franklin, Kentucky! On August 23, 2016, the City of Franklin was named the winner of a statewide competition to identify the ... Read More »

KRWA Annual Conference and Exhibition Highlights

On August 22 through 24, 2016, representatives of Kentucky’s public drinking water and wastewater utilities gathered for Kentucky Rural Water Association’s (KRWA) 37th Annual Conference and Exhibition held in Louisville, Kentucky at the Galt House Hotel & Suites. Nearly 800 utility professionals gained valuable insight from industry experts during the conference. Our theme this year was “Tools for Success.” Attendees ... Read More »

Moody’s Bond Rating Upgraded from Aa3 to Aa2 for Hardin Co. Water District #2

On June 15, 2016, Moody’s Investors Service upgraded the revenue bond rating of Hardin County Water District No. 2 from Aa3 to Aa2. This bond rating was provided in conjunction with the District refinancing $5.0 million in existing debt and affects the $16.0 million in outstanding parity debt. The bond rating is a reflection of several factors including the District’s ... Read More »

2016 Operator EXPO Highlights

Thankfully, the weather was beautiful for Operator EXPO 2016 at the Hardin County Fairground. This year’s event kicked off with exhibitor set-up and continuing education classes on Tuesday followed by a fantastic barbecue, served up once again by Steve Gott, S & K Equipment Company. Great musical entertainment was provided by Dell Harris (KRWA) and Robin Smith, sponsored by American ... Read More »

Free Drought Workshop for Kentucky Water Utilities

Tuesday May 10th, 2016 – 8:00am – 4:00pm Prestonsburg Mountain Arts Center The Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection (KDEP), the Kentucky Rural Water Association (KRWA) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invite you to a free drought and water loss workshop for small- and medium-sized drinking water utilities. This workshop will feature information from EPA’s Drought Response and Recovery: A ... Read More »

2016 Session Ends with Budget Deal

KRWA Legislative Coverage

The Kentucky General Assembly’s 2016 regular session ended on Friday, April 15, shortly before midnight, capping off a session in which lawmakers approved the state’s next two-year budget and numerous other measures that will impact people throughout the state. Read More »