COVID-19 Updates                                         


Drinking Water & Wastewater Operation Specialists are essential personnel and should be prepared to address potential impacts to supply due to personnel interruptions tied to COVID-19. Their systems play a vital role in public health and the work they do can help to decrease the spread of this virus and the effect it may have on our communities. 

Mask Notice.pdf

IDWARN Mask Requisition Form.docx

NRWA Conducts Rapid Needs Assessment of Critical Impacts of COVID-19

USDA Implements Immediate Measures to Help Rural Residents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - COVID-19

CDC Interim Guidance for Implementing Safe Practices for Critical Infrastructure Workers Who May Have Had Exposure to a Person with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 - flyer dated April 8-10, 2020 

United States Environmental Protection Agency - COVID-19

EPA Incident Action Checklist - Pandemic Incidents

National Rural Water Association - COVID-19

Governor Little's Statewide Stay-Home Order dated March 25, 2020

OSHA Fact Sheet - Protecting Workers During A Pandemic

State of Idaho, Department of Environmental Quality - Letter to Operators dated March 23, 2020

State of Idaho, Department of Environmental Quality - Letter to Facilities and Entities Regulated by DEQ dated April 8, 2020

USDA Federal Rural Resource Guide - A List of Federal Programs That Can Help Rural Communities, Organizations and Residents Impacted by COVID-19 

Water Utility Template for Essential Services