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Water Community celebrates Drinking Water Week with the theme "Your Water - To Know It Is To Love It"

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Water Community celebrates Drinking Water Week with the theme "Your Water - To Know It Is To Love It"

Water Community Celebrates Drinking Water Week with the Theme “Your Water —To Know It Is To Love It” 

Horsham, Pa. – Severn Trent – North America, The American Water Works Association and water professionals across North America kicked off Drinking Water Week yesterday by highlighting the theme “Your Water — To Know It Is To Love It.”

From May 1-7, Severn Trent, AWWA and water community partners will celebrate Drinking Water Week by recognizing the vital role water plays in our daily lives and the quality of life we enjoy because of it. Focus will be placed on ways in which water consumers can get to know and value their water supply and local water utility during this special week.

“AWWA and the water community have joined together for several decades to celebrate an important event in our industry, and that’s Drinking Water Week,” said AWWA Chief Executive Officer David LaFrance. “We look forward to Drinking Water Week each year to assist consumers in understanding and appreciating their local water supply and water utility.”

About Drinking Water Week

For more than 35 years, AWWA and its members have celebrated Drinking Water Week, a unique opportunity for both water professionals and the communities they serve to join together in recognizing the vital role water plays in our daily lives. Additional information about Drinking Water Week is available on the Drinking Water Week web page. 

About Severn Trent – North America
Severn Trent –North America (www.severntrentservices.com) is a leading operator of water and wastewater assets. Our business provides contract management, full billing customer service, operations support and systems improvements for over 300 municipal, industrial and commercial water and wastewater clients in the United States. Severn Trent – North America is a

member of the Severn Trent Plc (London: SVT.L) group of companies, a FTSE 100 company. 

About the American Water Works Association
Established in 1881, the American Water Works Association is the largest nonprofit, scientific and educational association dedicated to managing and treating water, the world’s most important resource. With approximately 50,000 members, AWWA provides solutions to improve public health, protect the environment, strengthen the economy and enhance our quality of life.