June 2018

In This Issue
2018 Annual Conference
EPA Moves Toward Rewriting Obama Water Rule
Free Grant Application Workshop
Upcoming Classes
DHEC Accepting Comments on SRF Intended Use Plans
SCRWA's Membership Survey

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2018 Annual Conference
September 10-12
Marriott Grande Dunes in Myrtle Beach


EPA Moves Toward Rewriting Obama
Water  Rule

The Trump administration took a major step Friday toward rewriting an Obama administration water pollution rule in a more industry-friendly way. Read more.

Five-Year Review of the 2012 Recreational Water Quality Criteria 

On May 4, 2018, EPA published its five-year review of the 2012 RWQC as required by BEACH Act amendments to the CWA (2000). Read more .


Free Grant Application Workshop 
Wednesday, July 11  in Columbia, SC . Find out more.   Register here .

NRWA Revolving Loan Fund  
On June 20, USDA's Rural Utilities Service announced the Revolving Fund Program application window and funds available for FY2018. NRWA administers this program and has $1,000,000 in funds available to lend to State Rural Water Association members. Read more.


Upcoming Classes
View our 3rd Quarter classes   here .


DHEC Accepting Comments on SRF Intended Use Plans 
DHEC has posted the Draft Federal FY 2018 Intended Use Plans for the Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (SRF) Programs for public comment. More information, a copy of the public notice and relevant documents are available at http://www.scdhec.gov/srf.
Comments are due by 5 PM July 2, 2018 and should be directed in writing to Charles Gorman, PG, SRF Director, DHEC, 2600 Bull Street, Columbia, SC 29201, or by email, GormanCM@dhec.sc.gov .
For more information:
Lynne LaSalle
State Revolving Fund Section, Bureau of Water
SC Department of Health and Environmental Control
Lynne.LaSalle@dhec.sc.gov or 803-898-4395

SCRWA's Membership Survey
If you haven't yet taken our Membership Survey, we would greatly appreciate you taking a few moments to complete it. System Members click here to take the Survey and Associate Members click here . MANY THANKS!

SCRWA will be closed Wednesday, July 4 for Independence Day. We  will  re-open on Thursday, July 5. Have a safe and wonderful holiday!