Welcome to the PNWS Inland Empire Subsection Site!

Our Mission Statement

It is the intent of the Inland Empire Subsection of the PNWS-AWWA to further the dissemination of information and the advancement of knowledge in the areas of design, construction, maintenance, operation, and management of utilities rendering water service to the public. In Washington, we serve Lincoln, Ferry, Spokane, Pend Oreille and Stevens County. In Idaho, we serve Boundary, Bonner, Kootenai, Benewah and Shoshone County.

Officer Members

Bijay Adams

Bijay Adams


General Manager

Liberty Lake Sewer & Water

Liberyty Lake, WA


Dion Holton

Vice President

Water Circuit Rider

Idaho Rural Water

Bob Cunningham

Director 1

District Manager

Irvin Water District #6

Spokane, WA


Seth McIntosh

Seth McIntosh

Director 2

Maintenance Supervisor

City of Spokane Water Dept.

Spokane, WA


June 2020 – Due to Covid-19, meetings are being held virtually. If you’d like to still participate, please contact us, but due to varying broadband widths, we can’t accommodate very many. Reach out to BiJay Adams for virtual meeting information.

More than ever, we’re here for you during these uncertain times. If there is anything you’re specifically looking for, please contact us. See IESS Board Members for emails and phone numbers. We’re here to help you!

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