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The Collection System PICK award recognizes volunteer efforts in service to the CWEA Collection Systems Committee with Professionalism, Ingenuity, Contribution and Knowledge.

Recognizes volunteer efforts to the CWEA Collection Systems Committee Meeting


1. Download the PICK criteria for your narrative.

2. Upload completed application here 

The CWEA Collection Systems Awards are coordinated by the CWEA Collection System Committee Awards Evaluation Team. Contact Committee chair, Lenny Rather lenny@oroloma.org for questions about criteria.
The team is comprised of the Awards Subcommittee Chair, Committee Chair, and equal representation from the Northern and Southern regions. State award winner should be willing to serve on the Awards Committee to help judge next year. 

2016 Winners

  • Dennis Wright, Stege Sanitary District
  • Mike Wells, City of Livermore
  • William Cassidy, Orange County SD
  • Jerry Barajas, City of Sunnyvale
  • Rex Adams, 3T Equipment
  • Rey Mendez City of Pacifica
  • Garrett Brown, City of Santa Clara
  • Kevin Rogers, CWEA
  • Renu Pal, CWEA
  • Alec Mackie, CWEA
  • Dave Zevely, City of Morro Bay
  • Steve Krautheim, Novato Sanitary District
  • Troy Minnick, City of Bastrop
  • Beatriz Barranco, Santa Cruz County Sanitation Division
  • Mark D’Ambra, City of Oakland
  • Joe Padilla, City of Merced