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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

February 20, 2018

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Thomas R. Hundt, member since 1978, New Jersey Water Environment Association. John Kantorek, member since 1982, New Jersey Water Environment Association. James C. Lorence, member since 1974, Iowa Water Environment Association. Charles F. Weller III, member since 1981, New Jersey Water Environment Association.

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Meet WEF’s Newest Life Members

January 29, 2018

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Douglas J. Baird, member since 1976, Pacific Northwest Water Environment Association. Louis E. Robbins, member since 1976, Kentucky/Tennessee Water Environment Association. Rick Shibata, member since 1972, Nebraska Water Environment Association. Joe Tamburini, member since 1977, Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association.

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Award Recognizes Innovation and Effectiveness of Operations Challenge

January 19, 2018

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Ops Challenge - Power of A Award

The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) Operations Challenge program has received a Silver “Power of A” award from the American Society of Association Executives (Washington, D.C.). The award recognizes innovative, effective, and broad-reaching programs that positively affect the U.S. and world. The 30th annual Operations Challenge took place at WEFTEC 2017. A record number […]

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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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Houston Operator Awards Featured

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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