Wastewater Division Receives Awards at Annual Conference
Mishawaka's Wastewater Division was recently honored twice at the 80th Annual Conference of the Indiana Water Environment Association held August 17-19 in Indianapolis.
The Wasterwater Lab received the Laboratory Excellence Award, which recognizes outstanding achievement in the implementation of laboratory technique and administration, for the 16th consecutive year and the 18th time overall. Mishawaka’s laboratory analyzes over 20,000 samples yearly and is staffed by Chief Chemist Jill Norton and Chemists Larry Pozgay, Tom Florkowski, and Lindsay Grossman.
For the second time, Mishawaka's Wastewater Treatment Plant earned the Excellence in Safety Award which is given to facilities that exhibit an outstanding record of safe operation and working conditions. Through the end of July, 2016 the Wastewater Division completed 2,776 days without a lost time injury.