Welcome to Whidbey Island Water Systems Association, a resource for all who drink water on Whidbey Island!
Our members are Municipal, Group A, and Group B water systems, private well owners, and the operators, engineers, and others who serve those water systems.
Our quarterly member meeting are currently held via Zoom. The meeting invitation will be sent via our email list only. You must be a subscriber to the email list to receive the invitation email. Click here to subscribe!
Treasurer’s Report: Bethel Hart will present the Treasurer’s Report. Members vote to approve the Treasurer’s Report. Bethel Hart will present an update on billing and payment options
Announcements: Update on the apprenticeship/scholarship program Additional help on Asset Management Next meetings
Theme of this Meeting:Water System Organization This quarter’s topic is a panel discussion on the different ways in which water systems are governed. We’ll discuss the pros and cons of each type, covering operation and maintenance, governance, rate setting and opportunities for customer involvement.
Our guest panelists – in no particular order – are: Joe Grogan, Town of Coupeville, municipal Bethel Hart, Bayview Meadows, HOA Reg Hearn, Grays Harbor Co. Water District #2, water district, Jeff Johnson, Regional Water Cooperative of Pierce County, mutual cooperative, Bob Hunter, Kitsap PUD, PUDs Barbara Summers, Cascadia Water, investor owned utility and some new ideas Jennifer Kropack will be sharing the DOH perspective John Lovie – Moderator