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Sustainable water systems--Mark Peterson (Loudoun Water) presentation


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Presented during a seminar entitled "Water Infrastructure: Getting to a New, More Sustainable Standard" on June 15 at the World Bank

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Sustainable water systems--Mark Peterson (Loudoun Water) presentation

  1. 1. Loudoun Water: Sustainable Water Systems June 15, 2011 Presented By: Mark Peterson Director of Community Relations
  2. 2. Presentation <ul><li>Overview of Loudoun Water </li></ul><ul><li>Water Supply </li></ul><ul><li>Wastewater/Water Reuse </li></ul><ul><li>Water Demand Management </li></ul><ul><li>Summary </li></ul>
  3. 3. About Loudoun Water <ul><li>Chartered in 1959 - Public Body Politic and Corporate </li></ul><ul><li>Revenue Neutral. Fees/Charges Fund Operations (no tax $) - Growth Pays for Growth </li></ul><ul><li>Serve +/- 200,000 Customers </li></ul><ul><li>Provide both water supply and wastewater service for Loudoun County, VA </li></ul><ul><li>Proactive - Policy for Integrated Water Resources Planning & Water Conservation / Demand Mgmt </li></ul>
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  5. 5. Central Service Area ± 3 mgd FCWA City of Fairfax Potomac River Current Drinking Water Supply
  6. 6. Local & Regional Benefits of Loudoun Water’s Program <ul><li>Positive Benefit to Potomac River During Low Flow Periods (Flow Augmentation) </li></ul><ul><li>Quarries for Future Water Storage </li></ul><ul><li>Consistent with Va. Reg. (9VAC 25-210), 1978 LFAA and Regional Cooperation </li></ul><ul><li>Great Feedback from Public </li></ul><ul><li>Phased Approach </li></ul><ul><li>Long Term and Sustainable Water Supply for Loudoun County </li></ul>
  7. 7. Water Banking
  8. 8. Potomac River Goose Creek Town of Leesburg Rt.. 7 Power line ROW Parcel 15 Quarry B Quarry D Quarry C Quarry A Water treatment facility on Parcel 15 Loudoun Water property (Intake & Pump Station) Raw water main
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  10. 10. Benefits of Water Banking A Potomac River Intake Water Treatment Plant Central Service Area Broad Run Water Reclamation Facility Benefits of Water Banking Schematic During Low Flow Periods Goose Creek Broad Run Augmentation to the River During Low Flow
  11. 12. N Rt. 7 Rt. 28
  12. 13. Loudoun Water’s Approach to Water Demand Management <ul><li>Loudoun Water Strategic Plan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Incorporates Water Demand Management as part of proactively planning, developing, and managing water resources </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Implementation of demand management tools </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Emergency water ordinance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Conservation Tier Rate Structure </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>New Technologies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Education </li></ul></ul>
  13. 14. Central Service Area
  14. 15. Thank You Loudoun Water