May 16, 2019
DAVENPORT, IOWA (May 7, 2019) — In recognition of the American Water Works Association (AWWA) Drinking Water Week 2019, Iowa American Water encourages customers to recognize the vital role water plays in their everyday lives, and how to protect and preserve our world’s most precious natural resource. Drinking Water Week, being observed nationwide this week from May 5 – 11, centers once again on the theme Protect the Source.
“Though we have come a long way in terms of our water treatments and services, there is still a lot of work to be done and challenges to overcome,” said Randy Moore, President, Iowa American Water. “The hardest being that water is often taken for granted. Every single day, a person turns on his or her tap to bathe; brush teeth; or get water for drinking, cooking and cleaning. And unless the person notices something unusual, water quality is never given another tho...