On July 21, 2022, Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD) Commissioners and staff gathered with state and local representatives at the HRSD James River Treatment Plant in Newport News to break ground on the first full-scale Sustainable Water Initiative for Tomorrow (SWIFT) facility.
SWIFT is an innovative water treatment project in eastern Virginia designed to ensure a sustainable source of groundwater to meet current and future needs in the region. The project has been funded in part through the Clean Water Revolving Loan Fund.
VRA Executive Director Shawn B. Crumlish, second from right in photo, participated in the groundbreaking event.
August 4, 2022