Meeting AWIA Deadlines
Window for Mid-Size Water Systems is Closing
Water utilities around the nation are pressing forward to meet imminent regulatory deadlines of the America’s Water Infrastructure Act. In September 2018, AWIA’s Section 2013 replaced the Safe Drinking Water Act’s one-time vulnerability assessments with more rigorous planning requirements. Drinking water utilities are now required to conduct and certify Risk and Resilience Assessments, revise Emergency Response Plans and update these documents every five years. With these deadlines fast approaching, read our article to learn how utilities can meet AWIA compliant deadlines.