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Leesburg’s Kenneth B. Rollins Water Filtration Plant Receives 15th Consecutive Annual State Award for Excellence

Post Date:04/29/2019 9:19 AM
Leesburg, VA (April 29, 2019) – The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has awarded the Leesburg Department of Utilities Water Supply Division with an Excellence in Waterworks Operations/Performance Award. This year marks the 15th consecutive time that Leesburg has received this annual award. 

Each year, the VDH Office of Drinking Water Recognition Program recognizes water systems that have demonstrated excellence in performance and operations and for the treatment and distribution of drinking water to the public. Excellence in performance and operations involve setting and achieving goals well beyond the established regulations and making a commitment to customer satisfaction. 

The 2019 Excellence Performance Awards were presented at the annual Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project “Water is Life!” Conference on April 25 in Roanoke. 

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Betsy Arnett
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