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NACWA Awards - Peak Performance Award Recipients



Congratulations on your Peak Performance Award honor! NACWA is pleased to recognize your organization’s successful initiatives that address the wide range of management challenges facing public wastewater utilities in today’s competitive environment. Below are some suggestions on how to share this honor with your community:

If you have any questions on any of these materials or your honor – please contact Bredy Trombino, Awards Program Administrator, at 202.833-2672 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .



Reward your staff!
Purchase Commemorative Peak Performance Wear!


Celebrate your agency’s extraordinary accomplishment by rewarding them with commemorative Peak Performance apparel.

A great way to commemorate your staff’s Peak Performance honor is with personalized 2015 Peak Performance Award logowear. All options carry the 2015 Peak Performance Award Winner logo and can be personalized with your Agency’s name or the Facility's name to acknowledge your staff’s hard work and dedication over the past year. 

Choose from men's and women's mesh tech polo or poplin shirts, unisex outerwear, such as a performance fleece jacket and vest or 1/4 zip tech pullover, or traditional baseball cap.  Ordering instructions, color options and photos of the merchandise are available at  




2007 Silver Peak Performance Winner
City of Lebanon Wastewater Treatment Plant, TN


7 Easy Ways to Announce Your Award

There are many ways your organization can gain pubic recognition for your contributions to protect and improve the health of our nation’s water. Some ideas to consider are:

Press Release
Distribute the enclosed press release (icon-doc) or draft your own release touting your organization’s Peak Performance Award and efforts on behalf of the nation’s waters.

Annual Report
Feature your organization’s Peak Performance Award in your annual report, and please feel free to use the Peak Performance Awards logo, which can be downloaded from the NACWA website at

Newsletter/Periodical Article
Describe your organization’s accomplishments and Peak Performance Award recognition in your organization’s newsletter or other periodical publication.

Showcase your Peak Performance Award contributions on your organization’s website. Include the Peak Performance Award logo and additional information on the efforts that earned your organization the honor (as excerpted from the program application).

Board of Directors Resolution
Spotlight your organization’s contributions during your next Board of Directors meeting. Have the Board pass a resolution recognizing your organization’s Peak Performance Award and ongoing efforts. Include the resolution in your public outreach press materials.

Special Press Event/Breakfast
Organize an informal event/breakfast with your top officials and key local reporters to discuss your organization’s contributions.

Media Tour
Arrange a media tour for your key spokesperson to discuss the contributions that your organization has made to the local community. Arrange to have your spokesperson appear on TV and radio news/public affairs broadcasts. Schedule one-on-one interviews with print reporters.

Once again Congratulations!


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