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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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Submit Applications for 2018 WEF Fellows

January 22, 2018

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The Water Environment Federation (WEF; Alexandria, Va.) is accepting applications for 2018 WEF Fellows candidates. The WEF Fellows Program recognizes the professional achievements and contributions of WEF members to practice areas served by the organization including, but not limited to, design, education, operations, regulation, research, utility management, and leadership. The deadline for submissions is Feb. 1. […]

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Award Recognizes Innovation and Effectiveness of Operations Challenge

January 19, 2018

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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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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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