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MnDRIVE Environment Listening Session – Rural Drinking Water Systems

Event Date: 
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am
water listening

MnDrive Environment is thrilled to invite you to our upcoming discussion Rural Drinking Water Systems on August 21, 2019, at 8:30 AM. This event is the first in a series of new MnDRIVE Listening Sessions that investigate Rural Water Systems. 

Register here. 

This event is free of charge and the details are listed below:

Date: August 21, 2019

Time:  8:30 AM – 11:00 AM (Light breakfast & coffee provided)

Where: Cargill Building (Rm 105) - St. Paul Campus of the University of Minnesota

Parking is available in the Gortner Ave. Parking Ramp

Topic: Rural Drinking Water Systems – with focus on current & future challenges, contaminants, regulatory frameworks, and technologies used for treatment.

Katrina Kessler (Asst. Commissioner of Water Policy & Agriculture, MPCA)
Intersection of Federal & State Drinking Water Regulation

Lori Blair (Executive Director, MN Rural Water Association)
Issues Facing Rural Minnesota Drinking Water Systems

Tannie Eshenaur (Planning Director - Drinking Water Protection, MDH)
Rural Drinking Water Contaminants of Concern

Jessica Shu (Assoc. Research Scientist, Dupont Water Solutions)
Drinking Water Treatment Technologies

Audience: This event is open to those working in the drinking water space and related sectors. We welcome folks from industry, state agencies, municipal water management & public works, not-for-profits, and researchers. Please feel free to pass this invite along to interested colleagues. 

Questions about this event or the Listening Session Series can be directed to Jeff Standish standish@umn.edu. We look forward to seeing you on August 21.