Who We are.
The Water Quality Forum is a coalition of diverse partners including municipalities, utilities, non-profit organizations and businesses working together to keep our waters in East Tennessee clean.
The 2016 Rescue River event was once again a grand success with the collection of 10 tons of trash and we are already gearing up for 2017. Mark your calendars for April 1 – no fooling! The primary sites will be selected by February. If you know of a site in the City of Knoxville, Knox County, Town of Farragut or Oak Ridge that need some TLC, please let us know! To find out more information or to be an … read more
On June 4th, the Water Quality Forum sold Ivy rain barrels to the community and we purchased an extra palette so folks who could not purchase one then would still have an opportunity! To obtain an “Ivy,” call Ijams Nature Center in advance at 577-4717 to let them know you would like to purchase one and the front desk staff can work out a time for you to pick one up. We will continue to sell them for $70. Ivy Rain Barrel 50 gallon capacity … read more
The Water Quality Forum has finished up their 2016 Rain Barrel Workshop series! Stay tune for the spring of 2017 for our next series.