AWE Awarded United States Water Prize

Recognized at April 7, 2014 Event in Washington, D.C.

On April 7, 2014 at the National Geographic Society Headquarters in Washington, D.C. the U.S. Water Alliance and hundreds of water leaders from across the country celebrated the Alliance for Water Efficiency and others as this year's U.S. Water Prize winners. Among the distinguished guests were U.S. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and Deputy Secretary of the Department of the Interior, Mike Connor. Both gave remarks and personally congratulated the winners.

2014 U.S. Water Prize winners are: Alliance for Water Efficiency, American Water, Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati, and Orange County Water District and Sanitation District.

The U.S. Water Prize, first launched in 2011, is organized and administered by the U.S. Water Alliance. Through the prize, the Alliance underscores the value of water and the need for one water integration, innovation, and collaboration among environmental, business, utility, and community leaders.

AWE President and CEO, Mary Ann Dickinson Speaking

AWE Board Chair, Kelly Kopp Speaking

Kelly Kopp, Mary Ann Dickinson, and Carole Baker (AWE Board Chair Emeritus)

Event Sponsors and 2014 Award Winners

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