Earlier in February, before the surprise snowfall gave Central Utah Water Conservancy District a burst of hope, temperatures rose into the 50's, the spring-like weather tempered by a little rain. It was a far cry from a year ago, when record... (Read More)
Water Week is too much fun to jam into seven days!
After all, it isn’t every day that you get to celebrate water, something we seem to especially appreciate when we’re facing floods or droughts. That’s why you’ll find us stopping at... (Read More)
At the stroke of midnight on March 8, the 2018 Utah State Legislative General Session came to a close after a whirlwind dash through a record 1,364 bills. For 45 days, our legislators pored over the proposals, tweaked some, sent others back for... (Read More)
When the American Water Works Association asked Carolyn Quigley about doing a feature on her non-profit organization Tender Heartbeats, she wasn’t sure why.
Four years earlier, AWWA recognized Quigley, an administrative assistant in the Central... (Read More)
The ‘90's were winding down and no one could understand why Sandy, Utah native Brent V. Andersen, raised in the desert, far from any ocean, had his mind set on building an aquarium.
“It took a little while to catch on,” he said, laughing at... (Read More)
An initiative launched a few years ago in Utah asked how we would operate if most of our workforce was home fighting the flu. We took it to heart at the Central Utah Water Conservancy District, setting up an annual flu clinic to provide flu... (Read More)
Preparing our water system for coming generations, through conservation and project development, plays a major part of what we do at the Central Utah Water Conservancy District. In conjunction with Prepare60, we recognize that water is the lifeblood... (Read More)
When the Central Utah Water Conservancy District was called forward again and again during this fall’s AWWA Intermountain Section Conference, “it was a little embarrassing,” said Jared Hansen, project manager at the district.
Then they... (Read More)