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Leaders Celebrate Safe Drinking Water Act at 'Toast to Tap'

Oct 2, 2014

College Park Mayor Andrew Fellows, COG Environmental Planner Heidi Bonnaffon DC Water General Manager George Hawkins and COG Water Intern John Deignan at Toast to Tap.

Area water leaders celebrated the 40th Anniversary of the Safe Water Drinking Act in Downtown Washington, D.C. last week at the Toast to Tap event sponsored by the COG Community Engagement Campaign.  DC Water General Manager George Hawkins led the ceremonial toast along with utilities from across the region, serving fresh, cool tap at Fairfax Water’s Water Bar. See pictures from the festivities on COG’s Flickr Account!

Continue the celebration by downloading the free TapIt app, which helps you find free delicious tap water at business in the Washington area!

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