Webinar | Leveraging Regional Development Organizations to Support Small Water Systems
Description: Regional Development Organizations (RDOs), known locally as councils of governments, regional planning commissions, economic development districts, and other names, provide various types of assistance to their member communities in a host of service areas. During this webinar, you will hear how two RDOs in North Carolina and Nebraska are working with local municipalities to support water and wastewater systems. During this webinar, you will learn how these organizations work with small local municipalities on asset inventory for water systems infrastructure, collaborate on projects that enhance economic development and quality of life, coordinate with state and federal partners, and much more.
– Liz Cody, Community Development Specialist, Southeast Nebraska Development District
– Jean Crews-Klein, Regional Planning Director, Lumber River Council of Governments (North Carolina)
– Brett Schwartz, Associate Director, NADO Research Foundation (Washington, DC)