George W. Burke, Jr. Safety Award

The award is to encourage an active and effective safety program in municipal and industrial wastewater facilities. The award consists of a plaque suitably inscribed with the facility's name and presented by a Federation representative at the Member Association Annual Meeting following approval by the WEF Board of Directors at it’s Annual Meeting.

Criteria:

  1. Documented and illustrated safety program for the facility.
  2. Documented and illustrated safety record for the preceding calendar year for the facility.
Award Recipients: 
2017 | City of Muscatine, Mike Beckman

2009 | Veolia Water, City of Spencer, Jim Virelli

2005 | Centerville, Bob Moore & Gary Hall

2003 | Council Bluffs WWTF

2002 | Davenport WWTF

2000 | Spencer WWTF

1996 | Municipal Pipe Tool Co., Inc/Nutri-Ject, Inc.

1992 | Davenport WPCP

1988 | Marshalltown WPCP

1985 | Des Moines WWTP