Awards

An Award-Winning Water System

HCWA recognized as a water industry leader

Over the last few years, the HCWA has been recognized by the Georgia Association of Water Professionals (GAWP) and others as an award winning system. Some of those industry awards and accolades include:

2017

 

GAWP Wastewater Collection System Platinum Award

GAWP Water Distribution System Gold Award

GAWP Consumer Confidence Report Award for Large Systems

Laboratory QA/QC Award for Water Lab Serving Greater than 100,000

GAWP Golden Wrench Maintenance Technologist Award

GFOA Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

GAWP Public Education Program of Excellence Award

GAWP Customer Service Award

GAWP Certificate of Achievement for Best Operated Water Plant

  • Towaliga Water Treatment Facility

GAWP Water Reclamation Facility of the Year

  • Walnut Creek Water Reclamation Facility

Water Supply & Water Conservation

GAWP Drinking Water Facility Platinum Awards

  • Tussahaw Water Treatment Facility
  • Towaliga Water Treatment Facility

GAWP Wastewater Facility Gold Awards

  • Bear Creek Water Reclamation Facility

GAWP Wastewater Facility Platinum Awards

  • Walnut Creek Water Reclamation Facility - 8th Consecutive Year!

2016

Henry County Chamber of Commerce “Business of the Year Award”

GAWP Wastewater Collection System Platinum Award

GAWP Water Distribution System Gold Award

Government Finance Officers Association Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

GAWP Consumer Confidence Report

MNGWPD Inaugural STREAM Award for Public Education and Outreach-Cubihatcha Kids Program

GAWP Plant of the Year Award

  • Bear Creek Water Reclamation Facility
  • Tussahaw Water Treatment Plant

Georgia Section - American Water Works Association’s (AWWA) Meter Madness Competition

GAWP Platinum Awards for 100% permit compliance

  • Towaliga Water Treatment Facility
  • Tussahaw Water Treatment Facility

GAWP Best Wastewater Plant – Non-Discharging Land Application Systems (LAS)

  • Bear Creek Water Reclamation Facility

GAWP Gold Awards for 100% permit compliance

  • Bear Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility

GAWP Platinum Award for 8 straight years of 100% permit compliance

  • Walnut Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility

2015

GAWP Wastewater Collection System Gold Award

GAWP Water Distribution System Gold Award

GAWP Water Quality Laboratory Award – Quality Assurance & Quality Control

GAWP Platinum Award for 100% permit compliance

  • Towaliga Water Treatment Facility
  • Tussahaw Water Treatment Facility

GAWP Gold Awards for 100% permit compliance

  • Bear Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility

GAWP Platinum Award for 100% permit compliance

  • Walnut Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility

GAWWA Plant of the Year Awards

  • Towaliga Water Treatment Facility
  • Tussahaw Water Treatment Facility

GAWP Wastewater Plant of the Year-Walnut Creek

GAWP Wastewater Plant of the Year-Bear Creek

GAWP Elizabeth McEntire Award for Excellence in the Operation of a Public Water System

GAWP Golden Manhole Society Inductee

GAWP Golden Wrench Maintenance Technologist Award

GAWP Best Consumer Confidence Report

Georgia Meter Madness Champions

MNGWPD Inaugural STREAM Award for Public Education and Outreach-Cubihatcha Kids Program

Government Finance Officers Association Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Designated WaterFirst Community by the Department of Community Affairs

EPA WaterSense Promotional Partner

2014

GAWP Wastewater Collection System Gold Award

GAWP Public Education Innovative Initiative Award for Cubihatcha Kids Program

GAWP Wastewater Plant of the Year-Walnut Creek

GAWP Platinum Awards for 100% permit compliance

  • Towaliga Water Treatment Facility
  • Tussahaw Water Treatment Facility

GAWP Gold Awards for 100% permit compliance

  • Bear Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility
  • Indian Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility

GAWP Platinum Award for 100% permit compliance

  • Walnut Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility

GAWP Best Tasting Tap Water in District 3 and the State of Georgia

Georgia Meter Madness Champions

Government Finance Officers Association Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Designated WaterFirst Community by the Department of Community Affairs

EPA WaterSense Promotional Partner

2013

GAWP Wastewater Collection System Gold Award

GAWP Wastewater Plant of the Year-Bear Creek

GAWP Platinum Awards for 100% permit compliance

  • Towaliga Water Treatment Facility
  • Tussahaw Water Treatment Facility

GAWP Gold Awards for 100% permit compliance

  • Bear Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility
  • Indian Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility

GAWP Platinum Award for 100% permit compliance

  • Walnut Creek Wastewater Treatment Facility

GAWP Best Tasting Tap Water in District 3

GAWP District 3 Top Operator Award

GAWP Golden Wrench Maintenance Technologist Award

GAWP Lifetime Membership Award

Georgia Meter Madness Champion

Government Finance Officers Association Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Designated WaterFirst Community by the Department of Community Affairs

EPA WaterSense Promotional Partner