Success Stories

Model Approaches:

A number of Water Is Life, and Infrastructure Makes It Happen™ communities have found new and innovative ways to meet their infrastructure needs.  View a sampling of creative approaches, and let these briefs stimulate ideas for your own community.

Case Studies:
  • Columbus, Georgia (PDF)
    This case study is a model for how public surveys can be used to build public support.  If you like what they’ve done, take a look at the new survey and implementation guide developed for Water Is Life, and Infrastructure Makes It Happen™.  The survey (click under toolkit) can act as a baseline while building supporting in your education program for infrastructure.

  • City of Rifle, Colorado (PDF)

Stay tuned for more case studies from diverse communities that highlight strategies for reaching media, elected officials and community organizations about water and wastewater infrastructure needs.