NYWEA Award: 3. Collection System Operation & Maintenance Award

Back to Awards List   Submit a nomination for 2019

Application Deadline: October 1


Recognizes a municipal or public authority wastewater collection system.


1. Outstanding contribution to evaluation, rehabilitation, design, or construction of wastewater collection systems. 2. Nominee must be endorsed by New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.

Nomination Format:

Submit appropriate form (See Appendix A). Written description of accomplishments must include: 1. Annual or monthly reports and logs showing compliance with standards. 2. Excellent safety record with few or no lost time accidents. 3. Copy of operations and maintenance program for collection system facilities. 4. Accomplishments must be above and beyond the call of duty. 5. Description of any innovative operations and maintenance procedures.