Awards

Illinois Association of Water Pollution Control Operators

Awarded the Illinois Association of Water Pollution Control Operators Plant of the Year 2001 and 2014

     Plant of the Year 2014 

 

Nominated for the Illinois Association of Water Pollution Control Operators Plant of the Year 2012

 

Best Places to Work in Illinois

Voted by employees as a Best Place to Work in Illinois

2013, 2014, 2015, 2016

 

National Association of Clean Water Agencies - NACWA

Peak Performance Awards

Platinum  - 2000
Gold  - 1993, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2014, 2015 
Silver  - 1994, 1995, 2001, 2004, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013

Awarded for outstanding compliance with the National Pollutants Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit limits

Platinum - Awarded for 100% compliance with NPDES permits over a consecutive 5 year period
Gold - Awarded for 100% compliance with NPDES permit for an entire calendar year 
Silver - Awarded for no more than 5 NPDES permit violations per calendar year

 

Water Environment Federation - WEF

George S. Burke, Jr. Award 2005, 2017

Awarded for promoting an active and effective safety program

 

Philip F. Morgan Award 2001 
Awarded for valuable contribution to the in-plant study and solution of an operational problem 

 

American Red Cross

Lifesaver Community Award 2010
For embracing the American Red Cross mission to prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies