NACWA is pleased to announce that nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 National Environmental Achievement Award (NEAA) program. The NEAA program honors individuals and Member Agencies that have made significant contributions through outstanding advocacy or innovative projects that positively impact the environment, their utility, their community, NACWA, and/or the clean water industry.
Categories for the NEAA Individual Achievement Awards include: Public Service; Distinguished Service; and Environment. Member Agency NEAA categories include: Water Resources Utility of the Future; Research & Technology; Operations & Environmental Performance; Public Service; and Public Information & Education. Eligibility and criteria for each award category, as well as the general guidelines and application checklists can be viewed via the tabs above.
Honorees are selected by the Association’s Awards Committee, with individuals and agency honorees recognized at NACWA’s February Winter Conference – with the exception of Federal Public Service honorees, who are recognized in the spring during Water Week and the National Water Policy Forum & Fly In.
NACWA’s National Environmental Achievement Awards program acknowledges individuals and Member Agencies that continually strive to make a positive impact on the environment. It is through its NEAA program, that NACWA celebrates those outstanding individuals and innovative Member Agency programs and initiatives that exemplify environmental stewardship and a dedication to the clean water industry.
The application process will be open Friday, August 11, and will close on Friday, September 22, 2017.