This is a past event
11:45 – 12:05 Welcome, business portion and regulatory/legislative update
12:05 – 12:20 Host Utility – Introduction and discussion regarding the effects and challenges currently being faced due to COVID-19.
The City of Austin is committed to maintaining uninterrupted water and wastewater service to the community. A top priority has been the health and safety of staff in order to protect critical infrastructure and the personnel operating them. The City is achieving this by strictly following State and City COVID 19 guidelines. Steps implemented include modifying operations, teleworking, preventing unnecessary contact and expanding customer assistance programs.
12:20 – 12:50 NACWA Presentation
12:50 – 1:00pm Drones at a Wastewater Treatment Plant: Using Aerial Photography for Inventory Control and Reducing Fire Risk - Ian Moede, Environmental Program Coordinator, Austin Water