Individual Awards of Merit
2021 Harry S. Swearingen Award for Outstanding Member of the Year: TBD
This award recognizes outstanding individual achievement and excellence in service to APWA through chapter activity and achievement in support of APWA's strategic plan, goals and objectives, as well as outstanding service to APWA as a public or private sector member at the chapter level.
2021 Crystal Briscoe "Spitfire" Award for Outstanding Young Professional Member of the Year: TBD
This award recognizes outstanding individual achievement and excellence in service to APWA by a Young Professional (YP) under the age of 35 through chapter activity and achievement in support of APWA’s strategic plan, goals and objectives, as well as outstanding service to APWA as a public or private sector member of the Nevada chapter.
2021 Robert Broadbent Distinguished Service Award: TBD
This award recognizes public works leaders who are also leaders in their community and encourages public works professionals to become active leaders. This award encourages public trust in public works professionals by recognizing outstanding community leadership.
The National APWA Awards Program offers awards in the categories of Professional, Members, Top Ten Public Works Leaders of the year, Public Works Project of the Year and the Presidential Award for Chapter Excellence (PACE). Many of these awards are made only at the national level in recognition of outstanding individual achievement. A detailed listing of these awards with award guidelines and nomination forms are available on the national APWA website: http://www.apwa.net/awards.
Nevada Won Several National Awards in 2021:
Top Ten Public Works Leaders of the Year - Tom Brady, PE, LEED AP
Exceptional Performance - Safety
Harry S. Swearingen Corporate Member of the Year: Rock Solid Project Solutions
Nevada Project of the Year Awards (Chapter Level)
The Nevada APWA Chapter awards Project of the Year Awards each year to recognize outstanding projects. See below for a list of the Project of the Year Winners.
VIRTUAL CONFERENCE PROJECT OF THE YEAR AWARDS - 2020:
Under $5M - Coolidge Avenue - Main St to 4th St - City of Las Vegas
Over $20M - Lake Tahoe East Shore Trail - NDOT
$5M-$10M - Fire Station #3 Replacement - City of Las Vegas
Under $5M - Fire Station 83 Remodel and Addition - City of Henderson
$5M-$10M - Carson City/Douglas County Regional Water Transmission System - 2B - Carson City Public Works
Under $5M - Fleish Flume, Overflow, and Tailrace Replacement - Truckee Meadows Water Authority