New 'Best in Blue' Award Recognizes Communications Excellence

Got a program worth talking about? Consider entering your agency's outstanding public affairs efforts in ACWA's new Best in Blue Award: Achieving Communications Excellence.

Unveiled in May, the award honors public water agencies for their efforts in communicating with customers, legislators, media, the public and others. The award focuses on innovation, transparency and use of available funds.

A variety of communications programs are eligible, including short- and long-term public outreach programs, crisis communications programs, employee relations programs, self-promotion campaigns, customer education programs, legislative outreach programs, agency anniversary campaigns. School education programs, however, are not eligible for this award.

The deadline for submissions is Oct. 1. The award will be presented at ACWA’s Fall Conference & Exhibition. Details and entry forms may be found here.

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