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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

December 27, 2017

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    Robert A. Dangel, member since 1981, New England Water Environment Association. John McNamara, member since 1983, New Jersey Water Environment Association. Robert Patten, member since 1980, Missouri Water Environment Association.

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Houston Operators Recognized for Hurricane Recovery Work

December 21, 2017

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Two City of Houston operators received special recognition during WEFTEC 2017. During Session No. 533, Operator Excellence: Operations Ingenuity Contest Winners, the Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) presented Tomas Martinez and Sidney Bomer with The First Responders’ First Responder Award. During the session, WEF celebrated winners of its sixth annual Operator Ingenuity Contest. They […]

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Canadian and Coloradan Teams Win 2017 Student Design Competition

November 30, 2017

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Student Design Competition judge Laurissa Cubbage from HDR (Omaha, Neb.) talks to a team after their presentation at WEFTEC 2017. Photo courtesy of Oscar and Associates.

Teams from the University of Guelph (Ontario) and the University of Colorado, Boulder, walked away from the 2017 Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) Student Design Competition as winners. A record number of teams from 17 schools representing 16 different WEF Member Associations participated in the competition, held during WEFTEC 2017. The University of Guelph […]

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WEF Announces MS4 Award Winners

November 29, 2017

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On Oct. 2, municipal separate storm sewer systems (MS4s) that perform beyond regulatory requirements were recognized during the Stormwater Congress Luncheon at WEFTEC 2017. The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) presented 13 municipalities with National MS4 Stormwater and Green Infrastructure Awards. The awards, developed by WEF in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, […]

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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

November 22, 2017

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Terry L. Brown, member since 1981, New York Water Environment Association. Mary E. Buzby, member since 1982, New Jersey Water Environment Association. Richard W. Eason, member since 1976, Water Environment Association of Texas.

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WEF Awards Recognize Contributions to the Water Environment

October 30, 2017

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The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) introduces the recipients of the 2017 WEF Awards. These annual honors recognize individuals and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to the water environment profession. “The Water Environment Federation is extremely proud to honor the incredible contributions of these individuals and organizations in protecting one of the world’s […]

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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

October 27, 2017

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  Paul Proctor, member since 1982, Pacific Northwest Clean Water Association. Richard L. Schlemmer, member since 1970, Ohio Water Environment Association. Robert F. Serpente, member since 1974, Pennsylvania Water Environment Association.

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Distinguished Members Receive 2017 WEF Fellow Designation

October 23, 2017

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The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) recognized 11 distinguished members as the 2017 WEF Fellows. This designation recognizes members’ professional achievements and stature, as well as their contributions to the water profession. “WEF Fellows have significant professional accomplishments and have made impact in fields relevant to preserving and enhancing the global water environment,” said […]

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