© 2019 Econics Innovations Inc. DBA Waterworth
Monthly blog posts on best practices in water system financial management.
Whenever a water utility introduces a change in rates or rate structure, that change must be communicated to the community. Here are your 3 steps towards building a successful communication plan … Read More
When we first envisioned Waterworth, the idea was simple: Create an online tool that would allow water utility managers to do the work of rate analysis themselves … Read More
“Our revenues are barely enough to keep the taps running, let alone fund pipe replacement.” It’s the message I hear from municipal water managers almost every day. … Read More
An array of resources from the Alliance for Water Efficiency (AWE) to help water system managers set rates, garner support from elected officials, and communicate rate increases to the public … Read More
What is the future for consulting now that we have software that lets people do rates analysis themselves with ease and confidence? Are rate consultants tomorrow’s steam train engineers, fighting it out in a sunset industry? … Read More
I spend a lot of time talking to municipal CFOs and Public Works Directors all over North America. They’re increasingly concerned about revenue stability from year to year, and with good reason … Read More