The conference was designed to bring together government and private sector professionals in discussions to help facilitate the planning and delivery of much-needed capital improvement projects across Virginia. Diverse topics that were covered include challenges and strategies related to customer affordability and financial trends and practices related to inter-utility partnerships. The conference was hosted by Governor Ralph Northam and the Virginia Resources Authority.
Jeff Hughes presented, What’s Next? Emerging Water Finance Challenges and Opportunities, which discussed water finance trends impacting the provision of water and wastewater services.