Alewife Wetland Project Named 2014 Project of the Year


Alewife Wetland

Courtesy of American Public Works Association:

Kansas City, MO. – Cambridge’s Alewife Stormwater Wetland project, was recently named a 2014 Public Works Project of the Year by the American Public Works Association (APWA). The Cambridge Department of Public Works, as the managing agency; P. Gioso and Sons, Inc., as the primary contractor; and Kleinfelder/MWH/Bioegineering Group as the primary consultant; will all be presented the national Project of the Year Award during APWA’s 2014 International Public Works Congress & Exposition Awards Ceremony in Toronto, Ontario, Canada during August 17-20.

The APWA Public Works Projects of the Year awards are presented annually to promote excellent in management and administration of public works projects, recognizing the alliance between the managing agency, contractor, consultant and their cooperative achievements. This year, APWA selected projects in five categories: Disaster/Emergency, Environment, Historical Restoration, Structure and Transportation.

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