Public Announcements


Free Pretreatment Spring Training - March 6


Dear Wastewater Professional:


You are invited to attend some valuable training. The Industrial Pretreatment Committee is pleased to offer a


Pretreatment training. Included with the training will be a delicious lunch. Please complete the registration

form and return it.



Date: March 6th, 2018

Registration Deadline: March 1st, 2018

Training Title:  (Free) Pretreatment Spring Training

Time: 8:30 am 3:30 pm

CEUs offered: .5

Location: Utah Local Govt. Trust

Register Here: 


No Coffee will be furnished    Sorry   


Time Topic Presenter
8:30 - 10:00 40 CFR 101 Jenifer Robinson - DEQ
10:00 - 10:20 Break  
10:20 - 11:15 Permitting an Ibuprofen Manufacturer Terrence Price - SLC
11:15 - 12:00 Classification of IU's Pete Surrey - Cedar City
12:00 Lunch  
1:00 - 1:30 Fact Sheets Kelsey Christiansen - DEQ
1:30 - 2:00 Annual Report Update Jenifer Robinson - DEQ
2:30 Break  
2:45 - 3:30 Successful Regulator and Regulatee Interaction Lee Rawlings - SVSD
  Discussion and Adjourn  

Agenda is subject to change!



2018 General Election Reminder

Elections for the 2018-2019 WEAU Board will be online this year. You should have received an email with a link to the election ballot.

If you didn't, please send an email to so we can get you on the ballot list. Candidate Information is available below.

WEAU 2018 General Election Ballot

Executive Committee

Clint Rogers, Past President

Jeff Beckman, President

Giles Demke, President Elect

Chris Reilley (Central Valley WRF), Vice President

John Richardson (Carollo), Treasurer

Trevor Lindley, Secretary


Matt Garn (DWQ) or Rob Jaterka (Magna), Director

Ken Burgener, Director

Jeff Wiest, Director

Sarah Leavitt (Payson) or Christina Osborn (JUB), Director


WEF Delegates

Lonn Rasmussen/Sherry Sheffield (South Valley WRF), Delegate

Mike Foerster, Delegate 

Please vote!

2018 PWO General Election

If you are a PWO member, make sure to also vote for your PWO representative(s).

PWO Representative

Jeremy Deppe (Central Valley WRF)

PWO Representative Elect

Gordon Call (North Davis)

Clay Marriott (Central Weber)



Aquatic Sewer Root Control - 3/14/18

Aquatic Sewer Root Control - 3/14/18

Register with This Form


Dear Wastewater Professional:

You are invited to attend some valuable training.  The WEAU Collection Committee is pleased to offer “Aquatic Sewer Root Control”.  The class will be taught by Factory Representatives from Vaporooter, Department of Agriculture and Operators.  It is applicable to those using or are thinking of using in house restricted use chemical root control.  Included with the training will be a delicious lunch.  Please complete the registration form and return it with your check payable to WEAU.  Payment is due at time you register.

Please email or mail applications ASAP to Tony Hale (contact info listed below).  Registration deadline is Monday, March 12, 2018 at 4 PM.  Payment and registration will be available on


Training Title:     Aquatic Sewer Root Control

Date:                     Wednesday, March 14, 2017

CEU’s offered:  Law 2, 1 Safety, 2 Use

Instructors:         Factory Representatives, Department of Agriculture and Operators

Registration:      8:00 AM to 8:30 AM

Agenda:               8:30 to 8:30 - Welcome and registration

                                8:30 to 9:15 – Department of Agriculture, Drew Mathews

9:15 to 10:00 – Operations, Evan Housley Valor Root Control and Justin Fern

                                Douglas Chemical

                                10:00 to 10:15 – Break

                                10:15 to 11:00 – Chemical Safety, Proper PPE use Kevin Smolik Operator

                                11:00 to 11:30 – Chemical and Equipment use, Tony Hale Operator

                                11:30 to 12:00 – Open Discussion/Problems and Solutions

                                12:00 to 12:45 – A most delicious lunch

                                12:45 to 1:30 - Law and Labeling, Justin Fern

                                1:30 to 2:00 – Confined Space, Lonn Rasmussen Operator

                                2:00 to 2:15 – Break

                                2:15 to 3:15 – Integrated Root Control, Justin Fern Douglas Chemical


Register with This Form


WEAU Pre-Conference Workshop 2018


April 17, 2018 (8:00 am- 12:30pm) Innovations in Wastewater Treatment and Collections
Coordinator: Dr. Ramesh Goel, Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Utah

Workshop Schedule

Annual Conference


Tour - Hill Air Force Base - Industrial Wastewater Treatment Plant

Noon - March 8, 2018; Mandatory RSVP by March 1st.


2018 WEAU Golf Scramble Flyer

Golf Scramble Flyer


Fall Scholarship Grant!

Those eligible can now apply for the WEAU Scholarship/Grant starting at $1,000. Please contact Jared O'Brien with any questions regarding this opportunity ( 

Grant Flyer