A Drop of Knowledge

The blog and newsletter of the Rural Community Assistance Partnership.

Bipartisan Group of Senators Announces New Wastewater Assistance Legislation

By Kinsey Brown | Feb 13, 2020

The “Decentralized Wastewater Grant Act of 2019” will prioritize funding to households and communities without access to function wastewater systems Washington, DC — On Tuesday,

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Using GIS to Monitor the Impact of Illegal Dumping on Water Resources in Puerto Rico

By Kinsey Brown | Feb 4, 2020

Edwin Vázquez-Asencio, MBA, Sustainable Materials Management Specialist, RCAP Solutions Illegal dumping sites riddle the island of Puerto Rico. Many sites where people have illegally disposed

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RCAP and Stericycle Partner to Bring Safe Drug Disposal Solutions to Rural Communities

By Kinsey Brown | Jan 15, 2020

10,000 Seal&Send medication disposal envelopes will be provided to communities via water utility bills and solid waste disposal programs to protect water quality and combat

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January Drop of Knowledge

By Kinsey Brown | Jan 7, 2020

Five Core Questions to Answer for Effective Management of System Assets  By: Jean Holloway, SERCAP Asset management is more than simply “managing one’s assets.” Asset management goes beyond managing capital equipment (pumps, motors, etc.) and

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Fall Rural Matters

By Kinsey Brown | Dec 11, 2019

See below for the Fall 2019 issue of Rural Matters! This issue is focused on regionalization work across the RCAP network, which focuses on cross-community

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Operator Record-Keeping Tips

By Kinsey Brown | Dec 10, 2019

By: Tom Fulton, Senior Environmental Management Consultant, Communities Unlimited Do you have your flight plan ready? We can all visualize a trip to the airport

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RCAP Announces Partnership with Chris Long Foundation Focused on Providing Clean Water to US Communities

By Kinsey Brown | Dec 4, 2019

Washington, DC — The Chris Long Foundation is expanding the mission of its Waterboys initiative through the formation of a new domestic water program called

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Straight From The TAP – Stephanie Ross

By Meg Policastro | Dec 2, 2019

Stephanie Ross is a Technical Assistance Provider with Midwest Assistance Program, RCAP’s midwestern partner. Based out of Missouri, Stephanie has been with MAP since January

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RCAP Releases Identity Rebuild RFP

By Kinsey Brown | Dec 2, 2019

Project Overview The Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP) is a network of nonprofit organizations working to ensure rural and small communities throughout the United States

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Rural Matters Summer 2019

By Kinsey Brown | Nov 27, 2019

Check out the Rural Matters Summer 2019 issue!

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