Colorado Rural Water Association (CRWA)

The Colorado Rural Water Association (CRWA) is a non-profit corporation incor­porated Novem­ber 24, 1980 under the rules and laws of the State of Colorado. We pro­vide technical assistance and training to Colorado’s public and private water and wastewater systems with an outreach philosophy of reaching all corners of the state. Out of the 2,095 public water and wastewater systems in Colorado, 98% of them are small communities serving less than 10,000 in population.Colorado Rural Water Association’s mission is to provide professional training, technical assistance and political representation to rural and small communities as they endeavor to maintain industry standards, meet regulatory deadlines and attain multi-level certifications of their water and wastewater systems operators.

Company details

176 W. Palmer Lake Drive , Pueblo West , Colorado 81007 USA

Locations Served

Business Type:
Nonprofit organization (NPO)
Industry Type:
Water and Wastewater
Market Focus:
Nationally (across the country)
Year Founded:
1980

CRWA will be celebrating its 35th Anniversary in November!

The Association is an affiliate of the National Rural Water Association, (NRWA) which is headquartered in Duncan, Oklahoma.

Many of our activities are funded through NRWA, which in turn receives funds through grants from the Environmental Protection Agency and the Rural Development Administration. The organization also relies on funds from membership dues and advertisements.  

CRWA cooperates with The Colorado Department of Health and Environment, EPA and RDA with Operator Training, Technical Assistance and Regulatory Compliance.

OUR  MISSION

Colorado Rural Water Association's mission is to provide professional training, technical assistance and political representation to rural and small communities as they endeavor to maintain industry standards, meet regulatory deadlines and attain multi-level certifications of their water and wastewater systems operators.'