AWWA Articles

Water infrastructure project a winning education opportunity in Vancouver, B.C.

Located in British Columbia, Canada, Metro Vancouver is a federation of 21 municipalities, one electoral area, and one treaty First Nation, that collaboratively plans for and delivers regional-scale services, including drinking water, to 2.8 million residents. The drinking water comes from rainfall and snowmelt in three water supply areas, and Metro Vancouver also owns, maintains, and operates a number of dams to collect this water. 

AWWA Member Spotlight – Amy Wrigley, Veteran, U.S. Army, Naperville, Illinois

Amy Wrigley, a technical specialist with the City of Naperville, Illinois, works at the Springbrook Water Reclamation Center. She served in the U.S. Army for six years on active duty and four years in the reserves, including being activated in support of Operation Desert Storm. In recognition of Veterans Day later this month, the American Water Works Association salutes her and our many other members who have served their countries in military service.

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