Branding Memphis Water – Opportunities Galore!

I just came back from getting spaghetti and meatballs at one of Memphis’s finest Italian eateries. As I sat waiting for my order, a couple next to me at the bar asked about what bottled water the establishment had. To my welcome surprise, the girl tending bar replied, “Memphis has the best water in the nation, and it is better than what you will get in a bottle”! WOW, I…

Personal Neighborhood Drinking Water Systems

Skepticism about municipal/government-operated water system is growing. As more people flock to home water purification systems, questions are beginning to arise about the practicality of individual neighborhoods and smaller towns building their own water treatment plants. Could an efficient water-treatment plant be built for say, a 25 home, 100 resident community that would provide safe, inexpensive drinking water to the homeowners? Well, yes, and no. From an operational standpoint, the…

Water Rate Affordability – Ranking The Cities

As we speak about the benefits of water, one of the most important quality of life issues is cost. Consumers today are hard-pressed to save wherever they can so I thought we would take a look at how some popular cities compare in the rates they charge for water. The designation CCF equates to 100 cubic feet which is equal to 748 Gallons. For this comparison we are going to…