Each year the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA) recognizes public wastewater facilities for outstanding compliance with National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit limits. This recognition program consists of Peak Performance Awards in three categories — Platinum, Gold and Silver.
In July, Johnson County Wastewater was recognized at the NACWA national conference held in St. Louis for its outstanding compliance records in the 2016 calendar year.Two JCW treatment facilities received the Gold Peak Performance Award, which honors treatment works that achieved 100 percent compliance with the NPDES permit for 2016.
This year, JCW is proud to announce it received four Platinum Peak Performance Awards, to honor treatment works that have at least five years of complete and consistent National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit compliance. This is the highest number of Platinum Awards the department has ever earned with the following recipients:
Read more about the awards on NACWA's webstie.