2017 Water Reuse Conference
This annual conference enables water and wastewater operators, engineers, public works directors, elected officials, consultants, developers, attorneys, environmental advocates, and other professionals to continue their education, network, and discuss key issues related to water reuse in Idaho and the West.
May 17-18, 2017
2900 Chinden Blvd., Boise 83714
The cost for the two-day conference is $155. Two tours will be offered May 16 for $25 each. Tour Details
Thanks to our planning committee: Basic American Food, Brown and Caldwell, Carollo Engineers, Cascade Earth Sciences, City of Caldwell, CH2M Hill, Clean Water Services, Forsgren Associates, Hayden Area Regional Sewer Board, HDR, Idaho DEQ, J4 Engineering, J.R. Simplot Company, J-U-B Engineers, Keller Associates, Kennedy Jenks Consultants, King County Washington, MWH Global and Stantec, WA Department of Ecology, and WateReuse Association Pacific Northwest Section.
Tuesday, May 16 Pre-session Events
- J.R. Simplot tour from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
- Municipal Reuse Systems tour from 1 to 5 p.m.
Wednesday, May 17
- Conference from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Reception from 5 to 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 18
- Conference from 7:45 a.m. to 4:45 pm
- Status of water reuse in the nation
- Status of water reuse in the northwest
- Status of reuse in Idaho
- Recycled water and utilities of the future
- Irrigation system operation with recycled water – advice from a farmer and irrigation engineer
- Recycled water and beer brewing
- Funding reuse projects
- Recycled municipal wastewater and antibiotic resistance: Is there a connection?
- UV Disinfection Lessons Learned
- Case study on disinfection credits
- Case studies of recycled water fill stations
- Case study of Moscow and U of I recycled water
- Case study of reuse permitting process in Idaho
- Regulators panel discussion from multiple states
Attendance certificates will be issued for professional development hours. The conference is pending approval for Idaho Bureau of Occupational Licenses CEUs for wastewater.