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Bay Pollution Limits & Their Job Impacts. - One Local Perspective. Presented to COG Chesapeake Bay & Water Resources Policy Committee. ALEXANDRIA SANITATION AUTHORITY Karen Pallansch , General Manager March 2012. Where We’ve Come From….

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Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Bay Pollution Limits & Their Job Impacts

- One Local Perspective

Presented to COG Chesapeake Bay & Water Resources Policy Committee

  • ALEXANDRIA SANITATION AUTHORITY

  • Karen Pallansch, General ManagerMarch 2012


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Where We’ve Come From…

Torpedo Factory, Alexandria Water Front, circa 1940’s


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Where We’ve Come From…


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Where We’ve Come From…


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Where We’ve Come From…

First ASA construction, 835 South Payne Street, circa 1953


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Where We Are Going…

New Economic Reality

High Debt Burden

Capital Intensive Infrastructure

Aging Workforce

Regulatory Imbalances


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Where We Are Going…

Bay TMDL Requirements 2011


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Where We Are Going…

ASA circa 2001, $350M invested for Nutrient Removal


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Where We Are Going…

ASA circa 2016, $150M invested


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Requirements & Jobs Over Time


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Job Results…

Large Group Unskilled to semi skilled

Transient

Short Term

Sustainable?


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Requirements & Jobs Over Time

20

15

10

5

Nitrogen Reduction Requirements

TN Discharged

2000

1995

2005

2010

2015

2020

50

100

150

200

EMPLOYEES

# of ASA Employees


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Water Profession Needs…

Because of Increased Regulation:

Highly skilled trades people

Require additional annual training


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Water Profession Needs…

Because of Increased Regulation:

Researchers and Research $$

Engineers – limited pool

Wastewater Fuel Cell

Green Roof


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Water Profession Needs…

Because of Increased Regulation:

Business & Financial

Legal


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Water Profession Challenges

Opportunity Costs….$ spent on wastewater…


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Water Profession Challenges

Rates…Public doesn’t understand the Value of Water…


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Water Profession Challenges

Opportunity Costs….$ spent on wastewater and stormwater…

Community Choices Limited….


Bay pollution limits their job impacts

Water Profession Challenges

Urbanization

Lack of training programs

Clean Water Act

Competition for Limited Resources

Intensive Capital Needs


Additional thoughts

Additional Thoughts?


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