For more than 35 years the American Water Works Association and its members have celebrated Drinking Water Week – 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.
CW&EP invites the Carthage community to participate in a variety of Drinking Water Week events to help us celebrate! Activities include:
FREE WATER & COFFEE IN THE CW&EP LOBBY
Monday, May 7th – Friday, May 12th, 2016 (8am – 5pm), we will be serving WATER & coffee in our lobby, open to the public.
DWW FACEBOOK TRIVIA
CW&EP Facebook page followers will have the opportunity to connect with us & win a daily prize from a local vendor by answering daily CW&EP trivia questions. (Must be a CW&EP customer to win!)
WATER TREATMENT PLANT TOURS
CW&EP would like to invite the Carthage community to come out and tour our Water Treatment Plant. This will give you an inside look at the process and work that goes into ensuring CW&EP provides Carthage with water that exceeds state & federal drinking water standards.
Water Treatment Plant Tours - Wednesday, May 9th & Thursday, May 11th,
Tour times (both days) are as follows:
(12pm – 1pm, 2pm – 3pm, 3pm – 4pm) - parking will be available in front of the Power Plant and you can meet your guide at the CW&EP receiving building.
DWW COLORING CONTEST (GRADES 2-4)
Carthage R-9 elementary schools will be participating in a Drinking Water Week coloring contest! Keep an eye out for the winning artworks which will be published in the Carthage Press as well as on our CW&EP social media pages!
WATER TOWER DEDICATION & RIBBON CUTTING
Friday, May 12th, 2017 (11am) CW&EP will have a dedication/ribbon cutting at our South Tower (826 George E. Phelps Blvd.) Customer appreciation lunch to follow at the CW&EP complex. (627 W. Centennial Ave.)
CW&EP DRINKING WATER WEEK OPEN HOUSE!!
Friday, May 12th, 2017 (11:15am – 2pm), CW&EP will be hosting an open house/customer appreciation luncheon, following the water tower dedication/ribbon cutting, on our main entrance parking lot, 627 W. Centennial Ave. The open house will feature demonstrations from our staff, and fun filled water based activities to help you get to know your H20. We welcome the Carthage community to come out and help us celebrate!