When you join ORWA, you gain access to a world of help and assistance. Listed below are some of the services we provide our members and their communities.
Groundwater / Source Water Protection
Protects drinking water by providing on-site technical assistance to rural and small water systems within the state of Ohio.
Facilitate training sessions, provide on-site technical assistance to rural and small municipal water systems, federal and state regulation mandates, and manage program administrative affairs.
Provide on-site technical assistance to rural and small water systems throughout Ohio.
Wastewater Technician & Training Tech
Provides on-site technical assistance and training to small rural municipal wastewater systems and rural systems in unincorporated areas within the state of Ohio.
ORWA employs one of Ohio’s best lobbyists to keep our members up-to-date on legislative affairs. Every year the ORWA and its members successfully participate in shielding legislation which would adversely affect our members, and in passing legislation to aid our members.
ARRA Circuit Riders
Provides on-site assistance to communities applying for Rural Development grant & loan assistance
In 1999 ORWA instituted the “Equipment Borrowing Program", allowing members access to equipment for use free of charge. The following is a list of the equipment offered by the Association: