Success Stories

From Seattle to Boston, Los Angeles to Atlanta, and many cities in between, communities are thriving thanks to investments that make cleaner water and healthier communities possible.

Metro Wastewater Reclamation District

Bringing Fish Back to the Front Range

Denver, Colorado
2 million

Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority

Endangered Species to Thrive in Clean Water

Albuquerque, New Mexico
681,000

Alexandria Renew Enterprises

Clean Water’s Role in Building a Sustainable Community

Alexandria, Virginia
305,000

City of Atlanta, Department of Watershed Management

One Water Approach Key to Big City Turnaround

Atlanta, Georgia
1.2 million

Charleston Water System

Charleston Harbor Transformed From Sewage Cesspool to Tourism Mecca

Charleston, South Carolina
450,000

Clean Water Services

From Bad to Beer: A Wastewater Agency Conducts Ultimate Upcycle

Hillsboro, Oregon
600,000

Columbus Water Works

Creative Engineering Turns City Risk Into City Riverwalk

Columbus, Georgia
249,000

City of Garland Water Utilities

Growth Fuels Investments in Infrastructure and Creek Turnaround

Garland, Texas
242,000

Great Lakes Water Authority

The Motor City Accelerates Ahead of Pack With Focus on Environment and Economy

Detroit, Michigan
2.8 million

Los Angeles Sanitation and Environment

One of the Oldest Systems in the Nation Still Sets the Standards Today

Los Angeles, California
4 million

LOTT Clean Water Alliance

Setting the Bar High for Public Outreach and Community Engagement

Olympia, Washington
125,000

Louisville Metropolitan Sewer District

Waterfront City Overcomes Multiple Challenges to Deliver Safe, Clean Waterways

Louisville, Kentucky
770,000
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