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and increase the awareness of the impact and value of water.

2022 Plant Operations Workshop & Tour
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Central
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7:15- 7:45        Donuts and mingle. Introductions
7:45 – 8:00      Introductions and Overview
8:00 – 8:50      Moline Biosolids Project – Maddie Hawkins (CMT)   
8:55 – 9:45      Moline North Slope Project – Tina Sebold (Strand Associates)
9:45 – 10:00    BREAK
10:00 -10:50    Wastewater Based Epidemiology, using Wastewater to monitor Covid-19 Laura Clements (Discovery Partners Institute) & Dr.                               Rachel Poretsky (University of Illinois - Chicago)                                                                          
10:55 – 11:45   Wastewater Operator Certification – Tatum DeMay (IEPA)
11:45 – 12:15   LUNCH
12:20 -1:30       Moline’s use of Waterworth to build a Financial Model, Evaluate Cost of Service, and Establish Rates. – Greg Pyles (Moline)                               and Calvin Coles (Waterworth)
1:45 – 4:00       Tours of both Wastewater Treatment Plants. Participants can choose to visit one or both facilities.

The registration fee of $30.00 for members and $45.00 for non-members includes and a coffee & donut social and a catered lunch.

Not a Member? Operators can join IWEA for $10 for the first year through September 30, 2022. Use code OPER
Regular membership fees are $30/Yr.

Registration is limited to 35 people. 

By registering for this event, you have agreed to follow IWEA's current In-Person Participation Policies including the IWEA Participant and/or Volunteer Agreement, Waiver, and Release below. The Current Health & Well-Being and Respectful Participation policies can be found here: Participation Policies - Illinois Water Environment Association (iweasite.org)

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1640 6th Ave
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