7 Reflections From the Chair
A Message from the
8 From The Association
11 Straight From the Source
A Report of the
19 Young Professionals
20 Drips & Droplets
28 Water For People
34 Index to Advertisers
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S URCE Volume 25 • Number 2 Spring 2011
12 Bryan Troupe:
One of the Good Guys
14 Welcome to the Island, Man!
17 Short-Term Exceedance of
Water Quality Standards
22 Guidelines for Use of Mini-
Horizontal Drilling for Placement
of HDPE Pipe, Including
26 Why I Ran for AWWA Service
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