October 19, 2022 10:00am to 10:00am
WaterNow Alliance will host a 1-hour virtual workshop for utility and community leaders in frontline communities nationwide on how they can use partnerships to meet their most pressing water challenges. Trusting relationships between water utilities and the communities they serve can add much-needed capacity in neighborhoods and cities bearing the first and worst impacts of climate change and water infrastructure divestment—flooding to drought to basement backups to water contamination. The workshop will explore a constellation of 8 building blocks of trust, feature a real-world example of the benefits of partnerships, and demystify the range of partnerships available to water utilities.
The workshop has 4 objectives—