East Dakota earns 'Friend of Rural Water' award

BOARD MEMBERS for the East Dakota Water Development District pose with their "Friend of Rural Water" award on Jan. 11 during the annual technical conference held in Pierre. EDWDD's current board consists of (front, left) Kay Kassube, Jay Gilbertson, Lois Brown, (back) Dana Loseke, Mark Anderson and Martin Jarrett.

The East Dakota Water Development District (EDWDD) was presented with the "Friend of Rural Water" award at the annual technical conference held in Pierre on Jan. 11.

The distinguished honor, sponsored by the South Dakota Association of Rural Water Systems (SDARWS), is presented to agencies, organizations and individuals who have lent a hand in developing and maintaining rural water infrastructure and programs.