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The Glen Cove, N.Y. wastewater treatment plant, operated by Fort Washington, Pa.-based Severn Trent Services, has received a Five Star Health and Safety Audit Award from the London-based British Safety Council.
John Frey, clerk of Fairfax County, Va., Circuit Court, has been named Public Official of the Year by the Durham, N.C.-based National Association of County Recorders, Election Officials and Clerks, for automating the court’s land records recording process and other projects.
Euless, Texas, has received the City Livability Award from the Washington-based U.S. Conference of Mayors for its “Compostology, The Science and Fun of Backyard Composting” educational program that was created to reduce the amount of garbage sent to the city’s landfill.
Milwaukee has received the Project of the Year Award from the Kansas City, Mo.-based American Public Works Association for its Northwest Side Relief Sewer project.
Winter Springs, Fla., has received the Green Star Award from the Baltimore-based Professional Grounds Management Society for its grounds management program at Central Winds Park.