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Bipartisan group introduces U.S. House resolution to establish Source Water Protection Week

(Washington, DC) – Today, a bipartisan group of lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives introduced a resolution to formally establish the week of Sept. 25 as National Source Water Protection Week.

Introduced with leadership from Rep. Cindy Axne (D-IA) and Rep. Mariannette Miller-Meeks (R-IA), the resolution acknowledges the necessity of a resilient supply of safe drinking water for the health and success of the country.

AWWA Member Spotlight – Mohamed Osman, Atlantic First Nations Water Authority, Nova Scotia

Position and responsibilities: I’m a project engineer and report to the manager of engineering at Atlantic First Nations Water Authority, which is a First Nations owned non–profit organization that delivers water and wastewater services to First Nations communities. I provide engineering oversight for many capital projects and play a key role in the asset management program. My duties involve managing projects from beginning to end, including concept development, project design and construction oversight.

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