RCAP Stands with Senators for Legislation on Wastewater and Septic Systems

April 27, 2018 | Blog, General RCAP News, Policy, Press Releases

The Rural Community Assistance Partnership Stands with U.S. Senators to Endorse Legislation Aimed at Improving Wastewater and Septic Systems in Rural America Washington, D.C. (April 27, 2018)- This week, the Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP) strongly endorsed two bipartisan bills sponsored…

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Inside Philanthropy: Living Without the Basics

April 17, 2018 | Blog

Written by: Nathan Ohle Your recent article, “Water Systems Are in Crisis. How Can Funders Help?” highlighted many of today’s most pressing water issues. Ensuring that all people have access to safe and affordable water and wastewater systems is perhaps…

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Puerto Rico: The Overlooked Communities and their Struggle for Safe Drinking Water

April 17, 2018 | Blog, Disaster, General RCAP News

Written by: Nathan Ohle The effects of Hurricanes Irma and Maria on Puerto Rico have been well publicized, and there is much work ahead. The Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP) is proud to be one of the hundreds of organizations…

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Managing Assets Through GIS: Increased Efficiency, Increased Savings

April 17, 2018 | Asset Management, Blog

Written By: Justin Reynolds In recent years, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) has facilitated an industry-wide revolution for utility systems. The exponential advancement of this technology allows utility systems to provide more efficient asset management through better decision making. This saves…

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Cross Connection and Backflow Prevention – Underutilized Protection for Potable Water

April 17, 2018 | Blog

Written By: Jean Holloway Cross connections and accompanying backflow are a common occurrence in plumbing and piping systems of every kind, and one of the most frequently overlooked hazards to potable water, and therefore, to public health. Backflow is a common…

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RCAP Leads Coalition on 2018 Farm Bill Priorities

April 11, 2018 | Blog, Farm Bill, General RCAP News, Press Releases

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   RCAP Leads Coalition on 2018 Farm Bill Priorities   Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP), the National Cooperative Business Association CLUSA (NCBA), and the New America Public Interest Technology Team Host Farm Bill Rural…

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AWWA’s Annual Conference brings together experts from around the world to exchange ideas about water, the world’s most important resource.

April 10, 2018 | General RCAP News

ACE18 is filled with three days of total water content and more than 450 state-of-the-art exhibitors serving the global water industry. This year’s theme “Innovating the Future of Water” will examine new technologies and approaches starting with the Opening General…

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