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The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is pleased to announce its 2021-2022 Board of Trustees, which will be led by new President Jamie Eichenberger.

Meet the Trustees

For the first time ever, we will broadcast live from WEFTEC. This programming will give everyone, everywhere the chance to sample some of the best of WEFTEC.

We also know that not everyone who wants to join us will be able to. To help bridge that gap and provide a sense of the action happening live in Chicago, we have designed this free, open access portal.

See What's Streaming Live

We are excited to announce that WEFTEC will be held in person this October 16 to 20 in Chicago.

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The Water Environment Federation proudly announces the 52 graduates of its Water Leadership Institute Class of 2020.

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Join us on a journey as we learn about and celebrate the significance of this award-winning program with WEF staff and project participants as our guide.

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Recognizing extraordinary efforts to protect local health and safety, detect and eliminate environmental hazards, and build support for stormwater management through extensive public outreach, the Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Virginia) Stormwater Institute recently announced winners of its 2020 National Municipal Stormwater and Green Infrastructure Awards.

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WEF is delaying the opening of WEFTEC registration and housing until May 5.

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The Water Leadership Institute Class of 2019, the eighth class of the Institute, includes 54 water professionals representing 28 states, Canada, El Salvador, and the Cayman Islands. The graduates join 237 alumni of the program.

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The project volunteers installed permeable pavers, a rain garden, and other green infrastructure elements.

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For 2019, the official news source of WEFTEC has ditched the paper copies and added a full lineup of video interviews.

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One Chicago public school will be getting a new garden and a new outlook on water this fall.

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Hear about participation of international attendees, exhibitors, and competitors at WEFTEC 2018 and how that benefits both WEFTEC and the Water Environment Federation.

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The popular member-driven public awareness campaign is back with an updated, clean, modern look and all new resources.

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