DOW wins national water award

Contributed by the county Department of Water

Celebrating the awarding to the county Department of Water of a 2022 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency WaterSense Partner of the Year award on Oct. 6, 2022 in Las Vegas are, from left, the department Manager and Chief Engineer Joe Tait, Public Information Officer Jonell Kaohelauli‘i and Information Technology Specialist Wayne Takabayashi.

LIHU‘E — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognized the county Department of Water with a 2022 WaterSense Excellence Award for their dedication to helping consumers and businesses save water through conservation awareness and educational outreach.