The 2020 National Municipal Stormwater and Green Infrastructure Awards are Now Closed for Nominations
The Water Environment Federation (WEF) call for applications for the 2020 National Municipal Stormwater and Green Infrastructure Awards Program is now closed. Nominated Phase I and Phase II municipal separate storm sewer system (MS4) permit holders will be notified of their designation in July.
About the Award
The National Municipal Stormwater and Green Infrastructure Awards program, developed and introduced in 2015 by the Water Environment Federation through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), was established to recognize high-performing regulated MS4s. Award winners meet and exceed regulatory requirements in innovative ways that are effective and cost-efficient.
Submissions undergo an expert committee review and selection process. Each applicant will be designated a Bronze, Silver, or Gold community within the categories of both program management and innovation.
MS4 Award Benefits
High-performers in program management and innovation will be recognized in October 2020. The Phase I and Phase II communities with the overall highest score will be honored as the formal winners of the 2020 National Municipal Stormwater and Green Infrastructure Awards at the Stormwater Luncheon on Oct. 5 at WEFTEC 2020 in New Orleans, La. The 2019 winners are listed below.
Eligibility and How to Apply
Phase I and Phase II MS4 permit holders in good standing were invited to submit a nomination. The application consistents of general information questions and 16 more detailed questions about your MS4 program divided into program management and innovation categories.