RMWEA Collections Systems Award

 

RMWEA Golden Manhole Award (previously called the Collections Systems Award)

This award is given to recognize an outstanding individual who by his/her efforts has demonstrated an aggressive and efficient operation and maintenance program for a collection system.

Awards may be made to selected nominees in each of the states of Wyoming, New Mexico and Colorado.




 

1998

Jason Palmer, City of Green River
James Garley, Village of Los Lunas

1999

Jim Fink, City of Albuquerque
Greg Handelman, Cheyenne Board of Public Utilities

2000

Wayne Packard, Cheyenne Board of Public Utilities
Dan Jaramillo, City of Santa Fe

2001

Pinery Water and Wastewater District
City of Green River
City of Santa Fe

2002

Mark Dannells, OMI, Inc.
Mike Hoeft, Aspen/Aspens II Water and Sewer District
Charles Barnett, Johnson Controls of Northern New Mexico

2003

Kenny Lewis, Fort Lupton Project, OMI, Inc.
Ernest Macias, OMI Inc./City of Grants WWTP

2004

Robert W. Fleck & Brent A. Shafranek 
St. VrainSanitation District
Lawrence Romero, OMI, Inc. City of Rio Rancho

2006

Wayne Ramey, Northwest Lakewood Sanitation District
Brian Sweeney, City of Douglas

2007

T. R. Richard, Pinery Water and Wastewater District

2008

City of Aurora Wastewater Division
Richard Sims, City of Rio Rancho

2009

City of Aurora Wastewater Division
Lawrence Romero CH2M HILL OMI – City of Rio Rancho

2010

City of Aurora Wastewater Division
City of Sheridan Collection Crew
Edward Salazar CH2M HILL OMI/Grants Project

2011

New Mexico - Patrick Sandoval, CH2M HILL OMI/Grants Project

2012

Joshua Johnson, Upper Blue Sanitation District
Christopher DeFraia, CH2M HILL/Rio Rancho

2013

Edward Salazar at CH2M HILL – Grants Project

2015

Zach Collins, Woodmoor W&SD
Lance Wenholz, Metro Wastewater Reclamation District

2016

Adam Pelican, Falcon Environmental

2019Stephanie Segler, HDR, Inc.