Blog: Vermont's Water Heroes

Water Heroes: Brad Snow

Water Heroes: Brad Snow

Brad Snow is a registered apprentice in drinking water and wastewater treatment for the town of Richmond. In honor of National Apprenticeship Week, we asked him a few questions about his experiences as an apprentice.

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Water Heroes: New Operators

Water Heroes: New Operators

Meet some of Vermont’s newest water and wastewater operators. This is the next generation of water professionals, who will serve their communities, protect public health, and tackle new challenges like emerging contaminants and climate change.

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Water Heroes: Max Tier

Water Heroes: Max Tier

Max started as a registered apprentice at the Springfield Wastewater Treatment Facility in December 2019. After two years, he will be the first apprentice to complete the program.

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Water Heroes: Veterans

Water Heroes: Veterans

In honor of Veteran’s Day, we are recognizing several individuals who have served their country and now are serving their communities by providing safe drinking water and treated wastewater.

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Water Heroes: Leonard Farrar

Water Heroes: Leonard Farrar

Leonard has been working at Kurn Hattin School for 22 years. He says his favorite part of the job is helping people. He’s proud to be always improving the water system and keeping up with changing regulations to keep the consumers safe.

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Water Heroes: Marcel Mayhew

Water Heroes: Marcel Mayhew

Marcel Mayhew, chief operator for the Village of North Troy Water and Wastewater, is the winner of the 2021 Tony Torchia Award for outstanding service to the water and wastewater industry in Vermont.

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