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Owen Keenan Joe
Marianne Perino Firat
Laurie Dougherty Richard
Scott Bernholdt Paul
Mike Ramsey Dennis
New Member Paul Moyano introduced himself and was welcomed to the committee.
Location for next year’s Water Distribution Conference:
Revised Google map results from Dennis Bowe and
Doodle results for field trip to Medinah:
Tuesday, July 23rd; Wednesday, July 24th; or Thursday,
July 25th; meet at Medinah Banquets in Addison at 10 am. If time permits,
we may check out the Westin in Itasca.
Laurie requested costs quoted for Medinah. July 24th was decided on.
AWWA DSS/EPS conference:
Laurie informed Owen that she was unable to get free passes
for WDC members. Last week, Laurie sent an email regarding volunteering to be a
session monitor and get free registration for the time that you volunteered. It
was first come, first served. Laurie
reported there are still sessions open.
Full day Sunday, five on Monday
afternoon, two Tuesday morning, two all day Tuesday and two Tuesday
afternoon. She would like to send it out to the Board on
Thursday and to other committees next week.
We need to make a decision by close of business on Thursday. Interested Committee members should go to http://sdrv.ms/10NoayU.
The Great Lakes pipe tapping contest will be
Monday, September 16th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Update from Mike
Ramsey. Sponsorship form has been
finalized. He can email the committee
the form or it is on the Illinois
Section Website. Six teams are
confirmed to date. Our goal is to have
at least eight teams. There is a tapping
meeting on Thursday. They will finalize
Are there any ideas regarding possible articles by Committee
members for publication in AWWA/ISAWWA publications? Owen would like to have an article on the
tapping contest. He and Mike will write
Open floor - Owen
reported the deadline for Watercon 2014 abstract submission is Aug 1st.
Next meeting will be on August 20th at 9:00 am.