By using the loan program, Oklahoma City also helps lower the costs for those cities and rural water districts
, which would otherwise need upgrades for their own systems.
Owner/operator of a construction company for 30 years, he has broad experience with public and commercial projects, as well as water line work for municipalities and rural water districts
From small rural water districts to giant municipalities like Houston and Los Angeles, HDPE is finding its way into water systems and proving to be a piping material with benefits that can no longer be ignored.
He was the visionary who started the water company eons ago which has the bragging rights of being the first rural water district in Osage County, OK, and the second for the entire state.
Some residents receive water from rural water districts
, but many rural dwellers - no one seems to know their number - rely on their own wells.
The Water Resources Board provides two downloadable guides for water treatment and sewer treatmentplanning for utilities and rural water districts
that don't have planning staff like other large metros.
Petersburg, Louisville and rural water districts
in using HDPE as a large-scale solution to their water problems.
The water level in the aquifer has been dropping every year and others use it too, including Fairview, Alva, Woodward and several rural water districts
. Enid buys water from the most arid part of the state in the west and sells it to small communities, rural water districts
and industrial users, in addition to city residents.<br />"We needed to find another option, so we weren't a burden on the aquifer," Kisling said.
But he provides water to about 20,000 people total, including: two rural water districts
, Union City residents, the federal prison and the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes.<br />"We need to make sure we take care of and provide for our customers," White said.