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The FY2020 Peak Performance Application has Completed
The Peak Platinum honorees for FY2020 will be announced at the end of May 2021.
Gold and Silver Peak honorees for FY2020 will be announced at the end of June 2021.
A Complete List of Honorees will be available online ON July 21, 2021
The Peak Performance Awards recognizes NACWA member agency facilities for excellence in permit compliance.
Award Categories & Honorees
If 100% compliance is maintained beyond the initial award, Platinum Award status is continued. Should 100% compliance not be maintained, member agency facilities must receive four consecutive Gold Awards to again be eligible for another Platinum Award in their fifth year of compliance.
Gold Awards are presented to facilities with no permit violations for the entire calendar year.
Silver Awards are presented to facilities with no more than five violations per calendar year. All treatment facility applicants must be publicly owned by a current NACWA member agency and be in operation for at least one month or more during a calendar year. Treatment facilities must provide, at minimum, secondary treatment, or advanced primary treatment with a 301(h) waiver. Additionally, there are no facility capacity minimums for Peak Performance Award eligibility.