Join Cleveland Water Pollution Control, City of Cleveland, Ohio Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for a free workshop for drinking water, wastewater and stormwater utilities on adaptation and resilience. The workshop is part of the Creating Resilient Water Utilities (CRWU) initiative, which provides drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater utilities with the practical tools, training, and technical assistance needed to increase resilience to extreme weather events.
The workshop will be held in at the West Creek Reservation in Parma, Ohio on Tuesday, July 17, 2018.Workshop Objectives
- Share information about how environmental conditions and extreme weather events (e.g., drought and flooding) could impact drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater utilities in the midwestern U.S.
- Identify and share information on adaptation strategies to build utility long-term resilience and discuss strategies for making the business case to invest in resilience.
- Share utility stories of successful resilience planning effort and adaptation activities.
- Introduce EPA's Creating Resilient Water Utility (CRWU) resources and tools.
- Share information on available resources for financing resilience and adaptation.
- Draft Workshop Agenda (PDF) (2 pp, 702K, About PDF)
- Venue, parking and logistics information - COMING SOON (x pp, xxxK, About PDF)