Celebrate Drinking Water Week with Toledo Department of Public Utilities

National Drinking Water Week is May 1-7, 2016. The American Water Works Association (AWWA) and its members celebrate Drinking Water Week as a unique opportunity for both water professionals and the communities they serve to join together in recognizing the vital role water plays in our daily lives.

The City of Toledo Department of Public Utilities (DPU) is an active member of the AWWA and invites the public to participate in activities to improve our citizen’s understanding of and appreciation for the value of water.

Staff from each DPU Division will provide hands-on educational displays and highlight water utility career paths during Community Center Youth Water Education programs in conjunction with the Toledo Youth Commission on the following dates and locations:

Monday May 2, 4-6 pm: Frederick Douglass Center, 1001 Indiana Avenue

Tuesday May 3, 4-6 pm: Believe Center, 1 Aurora Gonzalez Drive

Thursday May 5, 4-6 pm: East Toledo Family Center, 1020 Varland Avenue

Friday May 6, 4-6 pm: Friendly Center, 1324 Superior Street

In addition the Department of Public Utilities, Toledo Waterways Initiative and the Lucas Soil & Water Conservation District will host the 3rd Annual Water Clinic on Saturday, May 7 from 10 am to 2 pm at Home Depot on Secor Road. 

Learn more by visiting the AWWA website at: www.awwa.org.


Posted by Stacy Weber on Friday, April 29, 2016.