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AWOP National Meeting: 2019

Cincinnati, OH
August 6-7, 2019

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The Association of State Drinking Water Administrators (ASDWA) and the Technical Support Center (TSC) in EPA’s Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (OGWDW) are pleased to announce the seventh Area-Wide Optimization Program (AWOP) National Meeting will be held in Cincinnati, OH at the Hilton Netherland Plaza on August 6-7, 2019.  The conference is designed to strengthen the core activities of AWOP and provide existing AWOP States and Regions with an opportunity to meet and network with other AWOP participants.  The conference will also provide a forum for discussing national AWOP priorities and technical topics.  Other states with an interest in AWOP may also attend to become more familiar with AWOP tools and practices, including a special evening meeting on August 5 for new states or new staff in existing AWOP states.



Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
35 West Fifth St.
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone: 1-(800) HILTONS [use code ASD]

Booking Link:

The rooms in the ASDWA room block are $142 per night (plus tax) for single or double occupancy. The room block is open until July 17, 2019. Attendees are responsible for making their own reservations, which can be done on-line through the direct link above. You can also reserve your room by calling 1-800 HILTONS.  Give them the group code “ASD” to get the special meeting rate.  Ground transportation from Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) to the hotel is available via Airport Executive Shuttle ($24 one-way and $36 round-trip) or taxi ($34.00 one way).

Registration and Hotel Reservations:

Online Registration Form:

Online Hotel Reservations and Information:
Rooms have been reserved at the Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza (35 West Fifth Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202).  Attendees are responsible for making their own reservations.  You can reserve your room on-line through this link. You can also reserve your room by calling 1-800 HILTONS.  Give them the group code “ASD” to get the special meeting rate.

Registration Questionnaire

We’re collecting some feedback from our attendees to help refine our agenda and information our onsite discussions. This two-question survey will be automatically emailed to you upon registration, but if you didn’t recieve it or wish to complete the questionnaire now, follow this link:

Optional Social Event: Reds Baseball Game

This year’s AWOP Meeting takes place during a mid-week series between the Cincinnati Reds and the Los Angeles Angels. ASDWA has reserved a block of tickets for the Tuesday night (August 6) game. These are “field box” seats along the first base line that will be available to attendees for $20. To assist with the arrangements for this fun event, we are asking people interested in purchasing tickets to indicate that on their registration form by selecting the appropriate option. Payment for the tickets may be made during registration by credit card or with cash/check on site. (Sorry – the ticket cost is not reimbursable!)

We look forward to seeing you in Cincinnati. Please contact Kevin Letterly at or (703) 812-2161 if you require further information or if you have any other questions regarding the meeting.