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2014
Green Leadership Award
Household Hazardous Waste Management Program
National Association of Counties
Solar Power System
Department of Public Works - Auto Comprehensive Encumbrance System
School Garden Program
Traffic Signal Synchronization Program
League of California Cities - Outstanding Local Streets and Roads Project Award
Sinaloa Street Et Al Pavement Preservation Project
Del Amo Boulevard Cold In-Place Recycling Project (Honorable Mention)
2013
Southern CA American Public Works Association – Project of the Year
Morris Dam Water Supply Enhancement Project
Traffic Signal Synchronization Program
American Society of Civil Engineers – Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch
Outstanding Sustainable Project Under $10 M - LA County Waterworks Districts Solar Power Project
Outstanding Architectural Engineering Project Under $10 M - East Rancho Dominguez Library
South Coast Air Quality Management District Clean Air Awards: Model Community Achievement
Traffic Signal Synchronization Program
Trash Collection Franchise System in Unincorporated Areas of Los Angeles County
El Sol Shuttle in East Los Angeles
Countywide Household Hazardous Management Program
Landscape Architectural Unit
Sustainable Pavement Treatment for County Roads
27th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Top Ten Award: Sustainable Pavement Treatment for County Roads
Personal Best Award: Enhanced Solar Power Installation Fees/Procedures – Mostafa Kashe
Special Merit Plaque: Doing Business with Public Works
Traditional Plaque: Invoice Payment Status Inquiry (Payment to County)
Traditional Plaque: Phone Bill Management System
Certificate of Recognition: Electronic Plan Checking
Los Angeles Business Journal
CIO of the Year - Jesse Juarros
ITS America
Best Innovative Practice - LA County Public Works: Multi-jurisdictional Wireless Communication System Deployment
Green California Leadership Award
Financial Management - Customer Invoice Payment Status Inquiry
Community/Economic Development - Doing Business with Public Works
Children & Youth - Graffiti Education Program
Risk Management - Risk Management Dashboard and Reporting System
Southern California Association of Governments - 2013 Compass Blueprint Recognition Awards
Sustainable Pavement Treatment Program for County Roads
2012
Public Sector's Top Leader – Erik Updyke
Public Sector's Top Young Leader – Michele Chimienti
Project of the Year – Topanga Library
Project of the Year – Rosemead Boulevard Improvements Project
Project of the Year – Tujunga Wash Ecosystem Restoration Phase II
California State Association of Counties
Merit Award - Collaborative Home-Generated Sharps Waste Collection Program
Merit Award - My Waterworks Account Manager
National American Public Works Association – Project of the Year
iPhone App – The Works
Solid Waste Information Management System (SWIMS)
My Waterworks Account Manager – MyWAM
Lake Alameda Greenway
Watershed Management Modeling System for Urban Runoff/Stormwater Quality
Traffic Signal Mast Arm Street Name Sign Upgrade
United States Society of Dams – Award of Excellence
Big Tujunga Dam Seismic Rehabilitation & Spillway Modification Project
Asphalt Recycling and Reclaiming Association Recycling Award
Cold In-Place Recycling (CIR) Project
Green Leadership Award – County
Best Application of Technology: "The Works" - iPhone App
Best Service Improvement: My Waterworks Account Manager (MyWAM)
Special Merit Plaque: LA County's Regional Traffic Management System
Traditional Plaque: Risk Management System Dashboard
Traditional Plaque: Big Tujunga Dam Rehabilitation Project
Certificate of Recognition: Heal the Coastline by Low-Flow Diversion Projects
Certificate of Recognition: Los Angeles River Cooperation Committee
Certificate of Recognition: Solid Waste Information Management Systems (SWIMS)
LA County Special Talents for Achieving Remarkable Services
2011
American Society of Civil Engineers – Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch
Outstanding Civil Engineer in Government - Dr. Youn Sim
Outstanding Practitioner Advisor - Diego Cadena
American Society of Civil Engineers – Los Angeles Section and Region 9
Outstanding Practitioner Advisor - Diego Cadena
Best Civil Works/Infrastructure Project by Engineering News-Record
Big Tujunga Dam Seismic Rehabilitation & Spillway Modification Project
California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
Best New Program - Countywide Sharps Waste Management Program
Center for Digital Government - Best of California
Best Application Serving the Public – MyWam (Water account inquiry and payment)
Demonstrated Excellence in Project Management – Joe Shiuan
Center for Digital Government – National Award
Digital Government Achievement (Government–to–Citizen County Government) - MyWam (Water account inquiry and payment)
Annual Women’s Leadership Conference Series
EIR for Ordinances to Ban Plastic Bags
LACo Surveyor Program
Marina del Rey Harbor Toxic Pollutants Monitoring Program
Report a Violation
ShakeCast: Earthquake Monitoring and Damage Assessment System
Southern CA American Public Works Association – Project of the Year
Interstate I-5/Hasley Canyon Road Interchange Project
iPhone App – "The Works"
Big Tujunga Dam Seismic Rehabilitation & Spillway Modification Project
Los Angeles Architectural Award – Los Angeles Business Council
High Desert Multi-Service Ambulatory Care Center Project (Design Concept)
County Engineers Association of California - Surveyor of the Year
Steven Steinhoff
Design-Build Institute of American Western Pacific Region
Distinguished Design-Build Leadership Award – Jacob Williams
Government Finance Officers Association
County Flood Control District, 2009-2010 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
National Rehabilitation Project of the Year Award by the Association of State Dam Safety Officials (ASDSO)
Big Tujunga Dam
Mega Million Dollar Award: Groundwater Recharge
Top Ten: The Coordinated Agency Recovery Effort (Collaboration with Sheriff and Fire Department)
Special Merit Plaque: Single Use Bag Reduction & Recycling Program
Traditional Plaque: Building Permit Viewer
Certificate of Recognition: Report a Violation
Certificate of Recognition: Annual Women's Leadership Conference Series
Certificate of Recognition: Stormwater Best Management Practices