USGS Study a Reminder to Well Owners to Test and Maintain Wells Properly; Free Well Owners Manual Shows How

USGS Study a Reminder to Well Owners to Test and Maintain Wells Properly; Free Well Owners Manual Shows How

A study released earlier today by the U.S. Geological Survey serves as a reminder to residential well owners that testing and properly maintaining private wells is important to ensure clean, safe drinking water. The study showed the potential… Read More

Water Systems Cost Savings Act Introduced in U.S. House

WASHINGTON, DC, Sept. 17, 2015 — The Water Systems Cost Savings Act (H.R 3533  “Savings Act”), a bill to reduce federal, state and local costs of providing high quality drinking water to millions of Americans in rural communities… Read More

Water Systems Council Receives EPA Grant for Educational Assistance to Water Well Owners

The Water Systems Council, the only national, nonprofit organization solely focused on household wells and small water well systems, has received a grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to provide technical assistance, training, and educational programs… Read More

Water Supply Cost Savings Act Reintroduced in 114th Congress

The Water Supply Cost Savings Act, H.R. 1160, a bill to reduce federal, state and local costs of providing high quality drinking water to millions of Americans in rural communities by facilitating greater use of cost-effective alternatives like… Read More

Water Supply Cost Savings Act Introduced in Congress to Help Address Small Communities’ Water Infrastructure Funding Crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 23, 2014 — On September 18, 2014, Congressman Marlin Stutzman (R-IN) introduced the ”Water Supply Cost Savings Act,” or ”Savings Act,” legislation to provide small communities across the nation with critical information on the use of… Read More

Water Well Trust Breaks Ground on Second Georgia Water Well Project

The Water Well Trust, the only national nonprofit helping Americans get access to a clean, safe water supply, has broken ground on its second project in Georgia. The new project is located in Ben Hill County, where the… Read More

Hearts That Pump Water: Pumps of Oklahoma & Water4

New WSC members Richard and Terri Greenly, co-owners of Pumps of Oklahoma and co-founders of Water4, believe they have the solution to the world’s clean water problem — a problem, they say, that will not be solved through… Read More

Important Legal Victory for Georgia Association of Groundwater Professionals

DULUTH, GA November 8, 2013 – The Superior Court of Washington County has found a city of Sandersville ordinance that prohibits drilling of wells within its city limits unconstitutional. Furthermore, the court found that a private landowner has,… Read More