The WateReuse California Association has awarded the Water Replenishment District of Southern California (WRD) its Recycled Water Agency of the Year-Large Award for 2012. This selection was made by the 2012 California Annual Conference Awards Sub-Committee members and the WateReuse California Board.
This award was publicly announced and awarded at the 2012 WateReuse California Annual Conference in Sacramento, Calif. on March 26, 2012 before the conference attendees. Receiving the award for WRD were Board President Albert Robles and General Manager Robb Whitaker.
"It is a great honor for WRD to receive the Recycled Water Agency of the Year award. This award is further evidence of WRD's leadership in developing a local, reliable and sustainable water supply that includes smart water recycling projects," said President Albert Robles. "Our projects will have permanent and long-term benefits that greatly contribute to solving California's water crisis."