References / Resources

Manuals

Indiana Drinking Water Guidance Manual -- Community Systems

Indiana Drinking Water Guidance Manual -- NonTransient NonCommunity Systems

Indiana Water Operator Training Manual

IRWA Utility Manual for Board Members and Other Decision Makers

Legislative Information

Indiana Water/Wastewater Related Legislation

Indiana Legislation

Federal Legislation

How A Bill Becomes Law (courtesy of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce)

2013 Water Utility Resource Report

Emergency Response, Contamination Threats and Incidents Planning and Response:

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)

Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) -- 800-CDC-INFO

Chemical Hazards and Alternatives Toolbox

Compendium of Environmental Testing Laboratories

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

driftwatch(TM) is a tool to help protect pesticide-sensitive crops and habitats from the drift that sometimes occurs during spray operations.


EPA National Homeland Security Research Center (NHSRC)

EPA Safe Drinking Water Hotline -- 800-426-4791

EPA Water Security Division

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) -- 800-621-FEMA

InfraGard


InSAFE -- INSafe, a division of the Indiana Department of Labor, works with Indiana's employers, employees, labor unions, professional groups, trade organizations and others to ensure workplace health and safety.  Free INSafe services include on-site consultation, group training and seminars, educational publications and training materials, along with pro-active voluntary health and safety programs designed to bring employers and employees together to create and maintain healthy working environments.  INSafe works hand-in-hand for Indiana workers' safety.

 

Interstate Mutual Aid and Assistance: EMAC Tips for the Water Sector

InWARN -- Indiana Water/Wastewater Area Response Network


National Incident Management System (NIMS)

National Response Center

National Response Plan (NRP)

National Environmental Methods Index for Chemical, Biological, and Radiological Contaminants (NEMI-CBR)

Physician On-Line Reference Guide for Waterborne Disease

Public Health Security and Bioterrorism Preparedness and Response Act of 2002 (also known as the Bioterrorism Act of 2002)

Reimbursement Tips Guide for Water Sector Emergency Response and Recovery

U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID)

U.S. Technical Support Working Group (TSWG)

Water Contaminant Information Tool or www.epa.gov/wcit

Water Information Sharing and Analysis Center (WaterISAC)

Water Security Channel (Water SC)

Links and Contact Info

Please also see the Associate Members page for sales and service providers to the water and wastewater industry.

2014 IRWA Event Sponsors


Access Indiana

American Water Works Association, Indiana Section

American Water Works Association, National Office

Chemical Hazards and Alternatives Toolbox

Consumer Confidence Report Guidance and Forms

EPA - Emergency Response Guidance

EPA Region 5

EPA Safe Drinking Water Hotline - 800-426-4791

EPA - Control and Mitigation of Drinking Water Losses in Distribution Systems

EPA -- How To Identify Lead-Free Certification Marks For Drinking Water System and Plumbing Materials


EPA -- LT1 P/B Spreadsheets (long and short forms) and Users' Guide

EPA - Technical Help

EPA Wastewater Website for Small Communities

FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) -- OnlineTraining in NIMS, NRP, and ICS

Financially Sustainable Water Infrastructure Initiative

Hoosier Environmental Council and subscribe to e-news

Hydraulic Model for ISDE Monitoring

Improving Kids' Environment and subscribe to e-news

Indiana 811 (formerly IUPPS) -- Holey Moley -- Call Before You Dig -- 811 or 800-382-5544

Indiana Department of Environmental Management - 24 Hour Spill Line - 888-233-7745

Indiana Department of Environmental Management - Environmental Helpline - 800-451-6027

INDIANA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT - OFFICE OF WATER QUALITY

Cross-Connection Control & Backflow Prevention Manual (2009) [PDF]

Field Inspection -- Drinking Water

Field Inspection -- Wastewater

Forms -- Public Water Supply, Wastewater Facilities, Stormwater

On-Line Continuing Education Training Options -- Drinking Water

Indiana Map -- Geographic Location of Sites

IDEM Institutional Controls Registry

Permits -- Air Permit for Internal Combustion Engines / Stationary Engines / Generators


Permits -- Drinking Water

Permits -- NPDES (National Pollution Discharge Elimination System)

Permits -- Wastewater

Permits -- Wet Weather - CS) & Storm Water

Regional Sewer Districts Petitions and Documents

Operator Certification & Continuing Education -- Drinking Water

Operator Certification -- Current CEUs as of 05/20/13 -- Drinking Water

Operator Certification & Continuing Education -- Wastewater

On-Line Operator Certification Renewal

Virtural File Cabonet - Online access to site records

IDEM - Drinking Water Branch Contact List (.pdf)

Indiana Department of Natural Resources – 877-928-3755

Indiana Department of Natural Resources – Water

Indiana Department of Natural Resources – Water Well Record

Indiana Geological Survey

Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs

Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor

OUCC Water/Sewer Publications and Cases of Note

OUCC Small Utility Filing Procedure


Indiana Rural Development Council

Indiana Rural Community Assistance Program

Electronic Filing System

Indiana Water Environment Association

Indiana Water Operator Training

InfraGard

Initial Distribution System Evaluation (ISDE) On-Line Tool

InSAFE -- INSafe, a division of the Indiana Department of Labor, works with Indiana's employers, employees, labor unions, professional groups, trade organizations and others to ensure workplace health and safety.  Free INSafe services include on-site consultation, group training and seminars, educational publications and training materials, along with pro-active voluntary health and safety programs designed to bring employers and employees together to create and maintain healthy working environments.  INSafe works hand-in-hand for Indiana workers' safety.

 

InWARN -- Indiana Water/Wastewater Area Response Network

IUPUI Department of Earth Sciences

IUPUI School of Public and Environmental Affairs

IUPUI Center for Earth and Environmental Science

IU School of Medicine Center for Environmental Health

Laboratories -- Certified Microbiological laboratories

Laboratories -- Certified Chemistry laboratories

National Drinking Water Clearinghouse

National Environmental Services Center

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

USDA

USDA Rural Development

USDA Rural Development - Indiana Office

USDA Rural Utilities Service

USDA Water and Environmental Programs

USDA Community Facility

USDA Rural Development Census Data

Water Utility Council of the Indiana Section AWWA