Through the program people can build wells, pasture taps or connect to pipe systems like South West Water Authority, whose CEO said the 12 counties her group services are very interested.
“Probably been receiving about 5-10 phone calls per day,” said Massad ” As of today we have received 96 applications and approved 80, and used all of the 0,000, and applications are still coming in, ” said George Nodland, North Dakota State Water Commission.
Long-time Board Director, Ray Bieber resigned this past month from the Southwest Water Authority Board of Directors.For the first time in a year, Democrats have something to celebrate.With President Trump's approval rating under 40 percent, a record low, Democrats won decisively in two governors' races last night.Nodland , also thinks hauling water isn’t the way to go. In Southwest North Dakota we need alot of rain, said Froelich.” Southwest Water Authority (SWA) along with water systems across the United States and the American Water Works Association (AWWA) are reaching out to bring public awareness to our most precious resource, water, during National Drinking Water Week, which is May 1-7, 2016.“This is a better option, because hauling water, even just a few head. This year’s theme is “Your Water- To Know It Is To Love It.” “SWA and the water community are joining together to celebrate National Drinking Water Week,” said SWA Manager/CEO Mary Massad.