Publication Submission

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The Virginia Section Magazine, Tap Into Virginia, is published quarterly to inform members, local and state officials, and elected representatives about water supply issues in Virginia. In addition to water-related feature articles, each issue of Tap Into Virginia includes key Section news, such as: information on committee activities, special events (seminars, workshops, and conferences), scholarship announcements, member news, utility news, regulatory news, calls for papers, and updates on Section business.

Committee

All publication information is managed by our Publications Committee

Publishers

If you are a publisher, please visit the Publications Committee to download content.

Media Kit

For information on advertising in the VA AWWA Magazine please read more about the Media Kit and Advertising Rates.

Submission Guidelines

Theme

Each issue of the Tap Into Virginia has a theme and includes feature articles related to the theme. The Publications Committee selects the theme for each issue. However, other VA AWWA committees are encouraged to suggest themes and submit related articles. Magazine Theme Schedule

Content

Feature articles pertaining to the selected theme should generally be 800-3000 words in length and announcements should be less than 800 words in length. Articles and announcements should be provided in a Word format. VA AWWA members are also encouraged to submit significant news related to Section activities or water-related developments in Virginia.

Graphics

Accompanying photos, images, graphs, and sidebars are welcome. Images should be formatted as a jpg or tif file with a 300 dpi resolution. Please include captions and identify the people pictured for all images.

Deadlines

The Magazine submittal dates are as follows:                            The E-newsletter submittal dates are as follows:

Issue

Material Due Date

Spring 2018

March 23, 2018

Summer 2018

May 11, 2018

Fall 2018

September 28, 2018

Winter 2019

December 7, 2018

Edition

Material Due Date

Sent to members

January

N/A

No e-Newsletter

February

N/A

No e-Newsletter

March

February 16

March 5

April

March 16

April 2

May

April 20

May 2

June

May 18

June 4

July

June 15

July 2

August

July 20

August 5

September

August 17

September 3

October

September 21

October 1

November

October 19

November 5

December

November 16

December 3

Contact

Please submit material using the form below.  Materials may also be transmitted to the Editor of Tap Into Virginia by e-mail or mail, as follows:

Keith Havron
City of Virginia Beach
2405 Courthouse Drive
Virginia Beach, VA  23456

p. 757.385.8248
e.  khavron@vbgov.com

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