In 2013, the Regional Water Authority Board of Directors approved a five-year strategic plan. A key component of the plan was advocacy. The Board’s goal: Ensure that regional needs and concerns are positively represented on legislative and regulatory policies and actions. To achieve this goal, RWA launched the Advocacy Program. RWA dedicated resources to a contract lobbyist and part-time staffing of the program in 2015. After just one full year in operation, the results are palpable and significant.
Learn more: RWA Annual Recap 2015