2016 Outstanding Stormwater Management Program Award
This award is to recognize outstanding local
government stormwater management programs in Georgia. Programs must be owned/designed by a Corporate or Utility member
of GAWP. Programs of non GAWP members must be nominated by a GAWP Utility or Corporate member. NPDES Phase I communities and NPDES Phase II
communities are especially invited to apply.
There are separate awards for each category.
Nominated programs will be judged based on their
and beyond permit requirements in the measures of pollution prevention/good housekeeping for municipal operations, illicit
discharge detection and elimination, construction site runoff control, post-construction
stormwater management in new development and redevelopment, and public
education, outreach, involvement and participation on stormwater impacts.
Submission Deadline: Thursday, March 31, 2016
Mail 3 additional copies of the Program Description to: GAWP, 1655 Enterprise Way, Marietta, GA 30067
Program Description - Be sure to attach this document to your application below
attach a description of the program that is no more than six (6) typed,
single-spaced, 8½ x 11 pages, with minimum 11-point font. Please organize program description based on
the five evaluation criteria described below, addressing how the program meets
minimum permit requirements and highlighting efforts that exceed these
graphics, photos, or supporting documentation such as associated public
outreach materials may be included and will not be counted as part of the six
Evaluation Criteria and
Programs will be weighed evenly on five (5)
criteria. Each criterion will be worth
up to 10 points(50 total possible points).
Prevention/Good Housekeeping for Municipal Operations
Discharge Detection and Elimination
Site Runoff Control
Stormwater Management in New Development and Redevelopment Public
- Public Education and Outreach on Stormwater Impacts; Public Involvement/Participation
Questions? Contact James Morre, GAWRA Secretary at email@example.com or 404-217-9516.
Winners will be recognized at the GAWP Stormwater/Watershed Specialty Conference on May 24th at the Gwinnett Environmental and Heritage Center.