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2016
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American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch Awards
Outstanding Civil Engineer in the Public Sector of the Year - Paul Choy
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American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch Awards
Outstanding Energy Project of the Year - Sustainable Energy Solutions: Energy Master Plan
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American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch Awards
Outstanding Environmental Engineering Project of the Year - Santa Anita Sediment Placement Site Habitat Mitigation Project
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American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch Awards
Outstanding Roadway & Highway Project of the Year - Wilshire Boulevard Bus Rapid Transit
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American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch Awards
Outstanding Structural Engineering Project of the Year - The East Fork Road Bridge Retrofit
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California State Association of Counties
Challenge Award – Roadmap to Sustainable Waste Management Future
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California State Association of Counties
Challenge Award – Youth Opportunity Program
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California State Association of Counties
Merit Award – Bridge Preventative Maintenance Program
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Center for Digital Government
2016 Digital Government Achievement Award
Best of the Web for design of the County’s Integrated Pest Management Website
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Design Build Institute of America Western Pacific Region
Design Excellence Award - Zev Yaroslavsky Family Support Center
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Design Build Institute of America Western Pacific Region
Regional Award - Zev Yaroslavsky Family Support Center
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Floodplain Management Association
Integrated Flood Management Award
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2016 Green Leadership Awards
County Department category: Strike Out Landfill Waste
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Los Angeles Business Council
Award of Excellence - Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center
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National Association of Counties 2016 Achievement Awards
Bridge Capacity System
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National Association of Counties 2016 Achievement Awards
Bridge Preventive Maintenance Program
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National Association of Counties 2016 Achievement Awards
Managing Total Trihalomethanes with an Aeration System
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National Association of Counties 2016 Achievement Awards
Youth Opportunity Program
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National Association of Flood & Stormwater Management Agencies
Public Awareness of Flooding – Communications Campaign: County of Los Angeles 'El Niño – Now is the Time to Prepare'
2015
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American Institute of Architects Pasadena & Foothill Chapter Design Awards
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American Institute of Architects Pasadena & Foothill Chapter Design Awards
Next LA Award of Merit – Stoneview Nature Center
American Public Works Association
American Public Works Association Southern California Chapter
2015 BEST Project of the Year - Regional Building - Manhattan Beach Public Library
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American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch Awards
Outstanding Community Improvement Project of the Year - Green Streets Project
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American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch Awards
Outstanding Development Services Project of the Year - Electronic Plan Check System
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American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch Awards
Outstanding Water/Wastewater Treatment Project of the Year - Pilot Water Treatment Study
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Associated General Contractors of America
Build America Award - Hall of Justice
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California Preservation Foundation
Preservation Design Award - Hall of Justice
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Construction Management Association of America
Project Achievement Award, Building New Construction More Than $100 Million - Martin Luther King, Jr. Outpatient Center
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Construction Management Association of America
Project Achievement Award, Project of the Year - Hall of Justice
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Contract Magazine
Healthcare Environmental Award - Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center
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Design-Build Institute of America Western Pacific Region
Hall of Justice/Regional Award
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Design-Build Institute of America
National Award of Merit (Rehabilitation/Renovation/Restoration) - Hall of Justice
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Design-Build Institute of America Western Pacific Region
Design Excellence Award - Zev Yaroslavsky Family Support Center
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Engineering News-Record
California's 2015 Best Projects Awards - Renovation/Restoration - Hall of Justice
California's 2015 Best Projects Awards - Cultural Best - Manhattan Beach Library
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Government Finance Officers Association
Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the Flood Control District’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for FY 2014-15
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Government Technology
Outstanding IT Project - Electronic Plan Check System
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Government Technology
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Outstanding Local Streets and Roads Project Award
Overall Winner - Willowbrook Community Road Improvement Project
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Los Angeles Business Council
Los Angeles Architectural Awards - Civic Category - Vasquez Rocks Natural Area Park Interpretive Center
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Los Angeles Business Council
Los Angeles Architecture Awards - Green Building Award - Hall of Justice
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Los Angeles Business Journal
Commercial Real Estate Awards - Hall of Justice
Los Angeles Digital Government Summit Awards logo
Los Angeles Digital Government Summit Awards
Outstanding Development Services Project of the Year - Land Development Online Plan Check System
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Los Angeles Digital Government Summit Awards
Excellence in Technology Awards - Traffic Signal Incident System
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Los Angeles Downtown News
Downtowners of Distinction Award - Civic Center - Hall of Justice
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Los Angeles Downtown News
The Downtown Breakfast Club - Rose Award Honoree - Hall of Justice
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National Association of Counties
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29th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Certificate of Recognition - A Stamp of Approval for Warrant Distribution
29th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Certificate of Recognition - Acquisition for Airport Terminal Building
29th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Certificate of Recognition - Active Transportation Program Planning Using GIS
29th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Commission Special Award/Mega Million Dollar Award - Water Districts Monitor What’s In Your Water
29th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Golden Eagle Award - Mega $$$! Grants to Grow a Healthy County
29th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Special Merit Plaque - Electronic Plan Check Submittal/Tracking Systems
29th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Special Merit Plaque - Real Time Traffic Signal Notification
29th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Special Merit Plaque - Spot-On Flood Fund Budget Management
29th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Traditional Plaque - Graffiti Education Program Discourages Tagging
Southern California Municipal Athletic Federation
Outstanding New Recreational Facility Award - El Cariso Park
2014
American Public Works Association
2014 BEST Project Award - Hall of Justice
American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch Awards
Outstanding Sustainability Project of the Year - LA County Waterworks Minimizing Waste Backwash Water from a Biological Denitrification Treatment System
Government Finance Officers Association
Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting - County Flood Control District, 2012-2013 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure
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Los Angeles Downtown News
Downtowners of Distinction Award - Hall of Justice
28th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Special Merit - County of Los Angeles Storm Drain Network
28th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Special Merit - LA County Waterworks District Solar Power System
28th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Traditional Plaque - Light by Light Audit Program
2013
Southern CA American Public Works Association
Project of the Year - Morris Dam Water Supply Enhancement Project
Southern CA American Public Works Association
Project of the Year - Traffic Signal Synchronization Program
American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch
Outstanding Architectural Engineering Project Under $10 M - East Rancho Dominguez Library
American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch
Outstanding Sustainable Project Under $10 M - LA County Waterworks Districts Solar Power Project
Government Finance Officers Association
Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting - County Flood Control District, 2011-2012 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
Green California Leadership Award
ITS America
Best Innovative Practice - LA County Public Works: Multi-jurisdictional Wireless Communication System Deployment
Los Angeles Business Journal
CIO of the Year - Jesse Juarros
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National Association of Counties
Children & Youth - Graffiti Education Program
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National Association of Counties
Community/Economic Development - Doing Business with Public Works
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National Association of Counties
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National Association of Counties
27th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Certificate of Recognition - Electronic Plan Checking
27th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Personal Best Award - Enhanced Solar Power Installation Fees/Procedures - Mostafa Kashe
27th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Top Ten Award - Sustainable Pavement Treatment for County Roads
27th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Traditional Plaque - Invoice Payment Status Inquiry (Payment to County)
27th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Traditional Plaque - Phone Bill Management System
27th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Special Merit Plaque - Doing Business with Public Works
South Coast Air Quality Management District Clean Air Awards
Model Community Achievement - Countywide Household Hazardous Management Program
South Coast Air Quality Management District Clean Air Awards
Model Community Achievement - El Sol Shuttle in East Los Angeles
South Coast Air Quality Management District Clean Air Awards
Model Community Achievement - Landscape Architectural Unit
South Coast Air Quality Management District Clean Air Awards
Model Community Achievement - Sustainable Pavement Treatment for County Roads
South Coast Air Quality Management District Clean Air Awards
Model Community Achievement - Traffic Signal Synchronization Program
South Coast Air Quality Management District Clean Air Awards
Model Community Achievement - Trash Collection Franchise System in Unincorporated Areas of Los Angeles County
Southern California Association of Governments
2013 Compass Blueprint Recognition Awards - Sustainable Pavement Treatment Program for County Roads
2012
Southern CA American Public Works Association
B.E.S.T. Awards - Project of the Year - Rosemead Boulevard Improvements Project
Southern CA American Public Works Association
B.E.S.T. Awards - Project of the Year - Topanga Library
Southern CA American Public Works Association
B.E.S.T. Awards - Project of the Year - Tujunga Wash Ecosystem Restoration Phase II
Southern CA American Public Works Association
B.E.S.T. Awards - Public Sector's Top Leader - Erik Updyke
Southern CA American Public Works Association
B.E.S.T. Awards - Public Sector's Top Young Leader - Michele Chimienti
Asphalt Recycling and Reclaiming Association
Recycling Award - Cold In-Place Recycling (CIR) Project
California State Association of Counties
Merit Award - Collaborative Home-Generated Sharps Waste Collection Program
California State Association of Counties
Merit Award - My Waterworks Account Manager
Government Finance Officers Association
Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting - County Flood Control District 2010-11 Comprehensive Annual Report
Green Leadership Award
LA County Special Talents for Achieving Remarkable Services
National American Public Works Association
National Association of Counties
National Association of Counties
National Association of Counties
National Association of Counties
National Association of Counties
26th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Best Application of Technology - "The Works" - iPhone App
26th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Best Service Improvement - My Waterworks Account Manager (MyWAM)
26th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
26th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Certificate of Recognition - Los Angeles River Cooperation Committee
26th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
26th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
26th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
26th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
United States Society of Dams
Award of Excellence - Big Tujunga Dam Seismic Rehabilitation & Spillway Modification Project
2011
American Public Works Association Southern California Chapter
Project of the Year - Big Tujunga Dam Seismic Rehabilitation & Spillway Modification Project
American Public Works Association Southern California Chapter
Project of the Year - Interstate I-5/Hasley Canyon Road Interchange Project
American Public Works Association Southern California Chapter
Project of the Year - iPhone App - "The Works"
American Society of Civil Engineers Los Angeles Section and Region 9
Outstanding Practitioner Advisor - Diego Cadena
American Society of Civil Engineers Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch
Outstanding Civil Engineer in Government - Dr. Youn Sim
Outstanding Practitioner Advisor - Diego Cadena
Association of State Dam Safety Officials
National Rehabilitation Project of the Year Award - Big Tujunga Dam
California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
Best New Program - Countywide Sharps Waste Management Program
California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
Best New Program - Countywide Sharps Waste Management Program
California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery
Best New Program - Countywide Sharps Waste Management Program
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)
Center for Digital Government
Best of California - 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)
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
Engineering News-Record
Best Civil Works/Infrastructure Project - Big Tujunga Dam Seismic Rehabilitation & Spillway Modification Project
Government Finance Officers Association
County Flood Control District, 2009-2010 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
Los Angeles Business Council
Los Angeles Architectural Award - High Desert Multi-Service Ambulatory Care Center Project (Design Concept)
National Association of Counties
National Association of Counties
National Association of Counties
National Association of Counties
25th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Certificate of Recognition - Annual Women's Leadership Conference Series
25th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Certificate of Recognition - Report a Violation
25th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Certificate of Recognition - Stormwater Best Management Practices
25th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Mega Million Dollar Award - Groundwater Recharge
25th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
25th Annual Productivity & Quality Awards
Traditional Plaque - Building Permit Viewer
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