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NACWA Honors 2024 National Environmental Achievement Award Winners

Feb 14, 2024

(Austin, Texas) – The National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) 2024 National Environmental Achievement Awards (NEAA) winners will be honored this evening during the Association’s Winter Conference in Austin, Texas.  The NEAA program recognizes individual and public clean water agency initiatives that have made a remarkable impact on environmental protection, the advancement of the water sector, and the betterment of their respective communities. The Awards are presented to individuals in the categories of Environment, Public Service, and Utility Leadership, and to member agencies in the categories of Community Leadership, Operations & Environmental Performance, Public Information & Education, Public Service, and Workforce Development.

NACWA takes pride in being the sole organization to grant these distinctive national awards tailored specifically for the municipal clean water sector.

Adam Krantz, Chief Executive Officer of NACWA, applauds this year’s recipients, noting:

“It is NACWA's great honor to bestow this year’s National Environmental Achievement Awards on these exceptional awardees who represent the best in public service and environmental stewardship.  Their efforts reflect the public water sector's values, hard work, and innovation.  Congratulations, and keep up the great work!”

Please visit the Association's website for a full listing of 2024 award winners.

NACWA thanks the many outstanding public utility members who submitted applications for the National Environmental Achievement Award Program this year. The Association celebrates your continued dedication and service to making a positive impact on your community and the environment.

Media Contact:­

Nathan Gardner-Andrews | Chief Advocacy & Policy Office

(703) 774-6513, ngardner-andrews@nacwa.org



For over 50 years, the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) has been the nation’s recognized leader in legislative, regulatory, legal, and communications advocacy on the full spectrum of clean water issues. NACWA represents public wastewater and stormwater agencies of all sizes nationwide. Our unique and growing network strengthens the advocacy voice for the public clean water sector and helps advance policies to provide affordable and sustainable clean water for all.  Our vision is to advance sustainable and responsible policy initiatives that help to shape a strong and sustainable clean water future. For more information, visit us at www.nacwa.org.

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