GAWP's Small/Medium Systems Utility Executive Forum
February 24-25, 2015 at Callaway Gardens Mountain Creek Inn
Registration for this event is only open to GAWP Utility Members.
This forum is one of the biggest tangible benefits of your Utility Membership in GAWP, and the registration is Free!
GAWP is handling all arrangements and costs except for your hotel room.
Callaway Gardens Mountain Creek Inn
Tuesday – February 24, 2015
12:00 p.m. Arrival – Opportunity for lunch on your own / networking
1:00 p.m. Welcome and Introductions Brooke Anderson – GAWP Small Systems Chairman
1:05 p.m. Policy Update/Legislative Update – Pam Burnett – GAWP Executive Director
2:00 p.m. Regulatory Update – Jac Capp – EPD Watershed Protection Branch Chief
2:45 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. GAWP District Directors’ Discussion – Danny Ingram – City of Gainesville & GAWP President
3:45 p.m. Rate Structure Options: Roundtable Discussion – Brooke Anderson, Etowah Water & Sewer Authority; Jay Boren, Coweta County Water & Sewerage Authority; Al Pierce, CTI Engineers
6:30 p.m. Mixer/Networking
7:15 p.m. Dinner (provided by GAWP)
Wednesday – February 25, 2015
8:00 a.m. Alternative Design/Bid/Build Options – Mark Dickson – Crowder Construction
9:45 a.m. Service Line Protection: Educating Homeowners about their Responsibility –
Christian McGarrigle, American Water Resources; Jeremy Kierman, American Water Resources
Leak Adjustment Protection Plan: Utility Driven Solution –
Charlie Walker – Haralson County Water Authority
11:00 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. How to cost effectively assess and maintain your wastewater collection system –
Greg Anderson – McKim & Creed
12:00 a.m. Open Discussion/Feedback Forum – Marcie Seleb – Butts County Water & Sewer Authority
12:30 p.m. Wrap up, Comments, Suggestions – Brooke Anderson – Etowah Water & Sewer Authority
12:30 p.m. Forum Adjourns / Informal Lunch – on your own.