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40 Ways to Conserve and Protect Water in 2015

40 Ways to Conserve and Protect Water in 2015

Make your 2015 New Year’s resolutions about conserving and protecting water in the Tampa Bay region. To help you succeed in your water-smart resolutions, here are 40 ways to be efficient with water and protect our drinking water sources this year!

Wednesday, December 31, 2014/Number of views (7495)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: 3.4
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$10,000 Grants Help Protect Regional Drinking Water Sources

$10,000 Grants Help Protect Regional Drinking Water Sources

Tampa Bay Water is excited to announce that Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo and Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful have each been awarded $10,000 grants for their efforts to protect the sources of the region’s drinking water.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014/Number of views (3918)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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Forecasting the Long Term Demand of Water

Forecasting the Long Term Demand of Water

Supply and demand. It’s a basic economic principle that determines the price of a good or service. For Tampa Bay Water, that service is the delivery of wholesale drinking water to its member governments. The amount (supply) of that water depends on how much water (demand) each of these member governments needs.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014/Number of views (4604)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
2014 Strategic Plan Update for Tampa Bay Water

2014 Strategic Plan Update for Tampa Bay Water

Having a strategic plan is vital to the success of any organization, and Tampa Bay Water is no exception. Recently, the Tampa Bay Water Strategic Plan in place since 2011 was updated to better guide staff in fulfilling the agency’s mission of providing a clean, safe, reliable water supply to its six member governments and their customers. The revised plan also now aligns with the agency re-organization and includes the asset management program efforts.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014/Number of views (5134)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: 5.0
Tampa Bay Water Passes State Lab Inspection

Tampa Bay Water Passes State Lab Inspection

The more than 2.3 million people who rely on Tampa Bay Water for clean, safe drinking water benefit from a lab staff that is invested in their work. The nature of the lab at Tampa Bay Water as an in-house operation fosters just that by turning the lab staff into stakeholders in the work that they do.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014/Number of views (3885)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: 3.7
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Students Learn About Protecting Drinking Water Sources at the Great American Teach-In

Students Learn About Protecting Drinking Water Sources at the Great American Teach-In

This year, like many before, Tampa Bay Water staff worked together to educate more than 400 children during the 2014 Great American Teach-In.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014/Number of views (4738)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: 5.0
Holiday Water Saving Tips

Holiday Water Saving Tips

‘Tis the Season to Conserve Water

The holidays are fast approaching and there’s a lot that needs to be done – cooking big meals, baking holiday treats, getting the house ready for family and friends – and you’ve got gifts to buy! It’s the season to entertain, and all of the holiday cooking can involve using more water than usual.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014/Number of views (7340)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: 4.0
Categories: blogWater-Wise
The Year in Water

The Year in Water

Tampa Bay Water’s fiscal year and “water year” run from Oct. 1 through Sept. 30. At the end of each water year, the regional utility reports on demand and supply for the previous 12 months and provides an outlook for the coming year.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014/Number of views (4668)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: 5.0
A Fond Farewell to Commissioner Susan Latvala

A Fond Farewell to Commissioner Susan Latvala

Tampa Bay Water said a fond farewell to Pinellas County Commission Susan Latvala at its October board meeting. Commissioner Latvala has served on the Tampa Bay Water board since January 2001.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014/Number of views (4570)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Adequate Water Now…and in the Future

Adequate Water Now…and in the Future

Our region currently has enough drinking water to last for the next 10 to15 years. The region is enjoying a surplus, thanks to the continued planning efforts of Tampa Bay Water and its member governments.

Monday, November 24, 2014/Number of views (7226)/Comments (-)/ Article rating: No rating
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