DENR recognizes Town of Wolsey

Posted May 21, 2013 at 5:01 pm

The South Dakota Department of Enviroment and Natural Resources (DENR) announced today that the Town of Wolsey public water system’s operation specialists have been awarded a Drinking Water Certiicate of Achievement Award. The award is for water standards for the past year.


The system’s operations specialist is Lonnie Quam.

“Many people turn on the tap in their home or office and take the clean water that flows for granted,” said DENR Secretary Steve Pirner, “but it takes highly trained, certified system operation specialists to make it happen every day for a whole year.”

To qualify for the Drinking Water Certificate of Achievement Award, public water systems and their system operations specialists had to meet all of the following requirements for 2012;

-compliance monitoring and reporting

-drinking water standards, and

-certification requirements.

Laura Kittelson-Caviness|Staff

Corinne Clouser was the guest speaker at the graduation last Saturday, May 18, 2013. For more pictures see page 3.