Official Recognition & Public News Release
As recognized by the Spencer Water Commissioners at their October 7th, 2015 meeting the Town of Spencer Water Department and Utilities and Facilities Office would like recognize the outstanding performance of the Water Department and all staff as a whole, the Chief Water Operator Greg Karpowicz, the Utilities and Facilities (U&F) Office and Superintendent Steven J. Tyler for the following awards received in 2015.
Review of Awards/Citations to be displayed at Utilities & Facilities Office, 3 Old Meadow Road
Awards to the Spencer Water Dept.
Public Water Systems Award/2015 Water Conservation Award presented to the Spencer Water Department by the Department of Environmental Protection’s Drinking Water Program for its outstanding performance in 2014. Recognized for conserving our drinking water to ensure we have enough water for future generations and to minimize impacts to our water resources, a major undertaking of a public water system.
Governor’s Citation from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts presented to the Spencer Water Department in Recognition of: “Dedicated service to maintaining a safe, abundant supply of clean water and in appreciation of Spencer’s commitment to protecting this valuable natural resource”.
Official Citation from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts State Senate presented to the Spencer Water Department in Recognition of: “Outstanding efforts and dedication to providing clean drinking water to the community”.
Awards to the Spencer Utilities and Facilities (U&F) Office
Stormy Award 2014 presented to Town of Spencer by the New England Stormwater Collaborative for the formation of the Central Massachusetts Regional Stormwater Coalition. Recognition for: “Regional Collaboration for Enhanced Stormwater Program Efficiency”, Best Stormwater Idea in New England. This award recognizes the Town’s commitment to improving water quality through the implementation of best practices for stormwater management.
Transportation Planning Award from the Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission presented to Steven J. Tyler as the “Regional Transportation Planner of the Year” in Recognition of outstanding contribution to the regional transportation planning process through sustained involvement by providing technical and practical feedback on a broad range of activities.
Official Citation from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts State Senate presented to Steven J. Tyler in Recognition for: “Central MA Regional Planning Commission Award for Transportation Planning”.
2015 Master Roads Scholar Award presented to Steven J. Tyler in Recognition for continued education and studies for the management and preservation of our highway, road and bridge network.