Wellington’s Water Plant Honored

The American Water Works Association recently awarded Wellington’s Water Treatment Plant the distinction of Most Improved Water Treatment Plant in the State of Florida, in the Class A category, for 2017.

The award represents a statewide recognition for significant achievement in Wellington’s commitment to putting public health and safety first for utility customers.

“We are honored to receive this award,” Utility Director Shannon LaRocque said. “Our utility’s goal is to continually optimize operations and improve the quality of water we deliver to our residents. This achievement demonstrates our village’s ongoing commitment to public health and safety.”

Special recognition goes to Plant Superintendent Karla Berroteran for this achievement. Additionally, Wellington recognizes the Plant Maintenance Division, led by Drew Robinson; the Technology Services Division, led by Roger Brand; and Regulatory Compliance, led by Laurie Hand.