Dear Valued Customers,
As the year comes to an end, it is Ventura Water’s tradition to recognize employees who have gone above and beyond their call to service and demonstrated leadership and innovative problem solving. It is my pleasure to announce the 2019 Recognition Award winners.
Special Vision Award:
The Ventura Water production team was recognized for their readiness and responsiveness during this year’s Power Safety Power Shut Offs and emergency events. This team works tirelessly to protect public health and safety.
Tony Gagnon has been recognized as a leader among the Water Distribution team.
He invests his full heart and energy into every task and is always willing to take on new challenges. Tony's hard work ethic inspires and motivates others on this team.
Customer Care and Utility Billing
This team seeks every opportunity to streamline processes and improve customer experience. The Customer Care Team continues to take on new tasks and responsibilities including the on-boarding of the City's new advanced meter system.
Manager Choice Award: Phil Archer
As a Lead Wastewater Operator, Phil is a proven leader and mentor. He is a great communicator and is always willing to educate his teammates and the public.
I am proud to work along side these and many other hard working individuals. Many Ventura Water staff members work around the clock keeping Venutra's water and wastewater systems operating. I extend a sincere appreciation to those who sacrifice time with their families over the holidays to serve our community.
Wishing Ventura a wonderful holiday season and happy new year!