CONTACT: Lou Brown, public education and engagement planner
843-987-8047 or email Lou Brown.

Okatie, SC – (January 19, 2021) – Beaufort-Jasper Water & Sewer Authority will hold a virtual Consumer Academy for the public during the month of February. Classes are at 5 pm Tuesday, February 2, 9, 16 and 23, hosted live on the company website,

Registration for the weekly, 45-minute sessions is available through Lou Brown, public education and engagement planner, at Brown will provide a link to participants.

Topics will include an overview of the authority, presentations by managers and directors on sustainability, water and wastewater treatment and customer engagement. Each session will include time for questions and answers.

“Ordinarily, BJWSA has a prominent role in community engagement through public events and on-site tours of facilities. We are committed to public education as part of our strategic plan,” said Brown, who coordinates all external engagement for BJWSA. “This virtual classroom is our best opportunity for wider outreach during COVID.”

For more information about BJWSA, see the website at