Wastewater & Drinking Water Advisory Councils to Meet June 16

Video conference will start at 10 a.m.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 11, 2020) – The joint meeting of the Wastewater & Drinking Water Advisory Councils will be held on June 16 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. EDT. To join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone, visit GoToMeeting (https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/489984965)


Introductions and Welcome – Division of Water Director (Paul Miller)

    • Introduce Secretary Goodman and John Lyons (tentative)

Announcements – Division of Water Assistant Director (Carey Johnson)

Review agenda

Joint WWAC & DWAC September 2019 meeting minutes

    • Comments/suggestions

“Re-Introduction” of DEP to WWAC & DWAC

    • DEP pandemic response update
    • Short presentations by DEP management

Presentation – lead in drinking water workgroup – Amy Kramer & Alicia Jacobs

Presentation – Kentucky Water Alliance – COVID-19 water health study – Ward Wilson

Sub-committees assignments & action Items

    • Reference subcommittee information survey
    • Breakdown of committees and subcommittees
      • WWAC
        • Nutrients (Brian Bingham)
        • Small systems (Gary Larimore)
        • Compliance  (Sarah Gaddis)
      • DWAC
        • Compliance/Regulations  (Kim Padgett)
        • Source water protection (Matt Glass)
      • Joint sub-committee: water reuse (Annette DuPont-Ewing)
      • Joint sub-committee: infrastructure sustainability (Russell Neal acting)
      • Asset management workgroup
      • Joint sub-committee: operator recruiting & development (Amanda LeFevre)
      • Joint sub-committee: water loss (Jory Becker)

Other issues from council members & staff

Public comments (at discretion of chair)

Next meeting – TBD