News Articles

News of interested for Georgia Rural Water Association and our customers.
July 23, 2020 - 03:13:04 PM

EPD Watershed Protection Branch Email Subscription

The Watershed Protection Branch has created three new email subscription topics to enable the public to receive email notifications when announcements are posted to the Branch’s public announcements website (
July 14, 2020 - 09:39:22 AM

Stakeholder Meeting & Predraft - General NPDES Drinking Water Treatment Plant Dischargers - GAG640000

The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (Georgia EPD) is reissuing the General National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit for Drinking Water Treatment Plant Dischargers (GAG640000). Your facility is currently permitted under this general permit and you are invited to attend Georgia EPD’s stakeholder meeting on Thursday, July 23, 2020 regarding reissuance of the permit.
May 1, 2020 - 09:37:45 AM

COVID-19 Mask Request

Dear Water Sector Personnel,   A working group, consisting of GRWA, GAWP, GAWWA and GA WARN, has been coordinating with FEMA and the U.S. EPA to provide PPE to critical infrastructure sectors. FEMA has allocated a certain amount of reusable cloth masks to ...
May 1, 2020 - 10:33:26 AM

FREE Energy Efficiency Audits for Water & Wastewater Systems

The Energy Efficiency Technical Assistance Program is designed to promote energy efficient practices in small water and wastewater systems. There is no charge for the program.
April 3, 2020 - 09:40:43 AM

EPA COVID-19 Incident Action Checklist - Pandemic Incidents

The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an emerging, rapidly evolving incident. The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has developed a website that provides key EPA resources and general information on COVID-19, including a March 27, 2020, letter from EPA Administrator ...
December 3, 2019 - 02:14:52 PM

Cybersecurity Information

Below are the handouts and course book from the Cybersecurity Workshop in Macon, GA on December 4, 2019.