Virginia Water Department Earns 2012 Excellence in Water Treatment Plant Performance Award

Virginia Water Department Earns 2012 Excellence in Water Treatment Plant Performance Award
From left, Tony Dawood, City of Manassas deputy director of water and sewer, John Weber, utility commission chair and Bob Edelman of Virginia Department of Health.

The City of Manassas Public Works and Utilities department received the 2012 Excellence in Water Treatment Plant Performance award by the Virginia Department of Health Office of Drinking Water. The awards were recently presented in Roanoke, Va. 

“The City of Manassas is dedicated to maintain quality water for our citizens, we’re honored to be recognized for our water treatment performance,” said Mike Moon, director of City of Manassas public works and utilities department. 

Three levels of effectiveness and performance are awarded, including gold, silver and bronze. Manassas earned the silver designation for excellence. 

The Virginia Department of Health Office of Drinking Water Recognition Program awards water systems that show excellence in performance and operations and for the treatment and distribution of drinking water to the public. This award is earned by those water systems that go above the established water treatment regulations. 

For more information, visit www.manassascity.org. 

Check out a full story on the City of Manassas water treatment plant at www.wsomag.com/editorial/2013/02/earning_the_silver. 

About City of Manassas
Established in 1913, the City of Manassas Utilities/Public Works department ensures the availability of safe, reliable water usage, electric utilities, as well as provides responsive maintenance and collection services at an affordable cost to citizens of Manassas, Manassas Park and parts of Prince William County. A platinum-level winner of the Reliable Public Power Provider, it is noted for its environmentally friendly projects and equipment, while tasked with capital projects that enhance public and private infrastructure. 



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