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City of Tigard Water Rates

City of Tigard Water Rates

City of Tigard Water Rates Barney & Worth assisted Tigard, Oregon’s water utility in designing customer communications in anticipation of major rate increases to pay for a new water supply source. At the same time, Tigard restructured its water rates … Continue reading

Willamette Water Supply Program

Willamette Water Supply Our Reliable Water

Willamette Water Supply Program Barney & Worth is leading public engagement for Tualatin Valley Water District and the City of Hillsboro’s Willamette Water Supply Program. The new Willamette River water system will be one of Oregon’s most important projects—designed to … Continue reading

Eugene Water & Electric Board-Water Reliability Initiative Communications Plan


As EWEB moves ahead to develop a secondary water supply for Eugene and surrounding communities—most likely a new water treatment plant on the Willamette River—it faces several significant communications challenges.   Customers, already under financial pressure, will confront the prospect … Continue reading

Oak Lodge Sanitary District Surface Water Management Strategic Plan


Barney & Worth recently completed a strategic plan for Oak Lodge Sanitary District’s surface water management (SWM) program. For nearly two decades, the District has served as the stormwater utility for an unincorporated community of 32,000 residents.  Strategic planning began … Continue reading