2007 Suggestion Winners

  • Karyne Banks - recycle posts used to post Environmental Notices
  • Junior Bobbit and Jon Southern - use oil type boom instead of using styrofoam baffles to contain foam in the creek at Elledge Waste Water Treatment Plant
  • Seth Burcham and Michael Gruver - use wire pumps to automatically shut down pumps when water levels fall too low to keep pumps adequately cooled at the Idols Raw Water Pump Station
  • Darrell Cope - redesigned and fabricated the clarifier arms at the Muddy Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant, preventing them from dragging on the beaches which extends the life of the arms
  • Rodney Darr - change sample collection point from the clearwell to the small pump packing gland cooling water lines already installed on the small pumps being used at Thomas Water Treatment Plant
  • Candace Dobson - combine the Police Department's storage lot with the Abandoned Vehicle lot which saved the Police Department from having to find their own lot once construction begins on the proposed street in City Yard
  • Aaron King - redesign the zoning signs
  • Bobby McMannen - 
    • Place a chimney clean out on both waste gas burners at the Elledge Waste Water Treatment Plant
    • Place a shield or baffle inside of the polymer mixing tank to prevent an accumulation of splashed polymer on probes and probe support
  • Darrell Mills - add crosswalks at the Public Safety Center
  • Johnny Norman - created a tool to break the seal on 2 inches sprinkler boxes that made it easier to lift, using one employee to lift it instead of two
  • Lynette Shaull - post department directories inside the elevators
  • Byron Tesh - take secondary flightboards that are surplus and cut each one down to make primary cross-collector boards
  • Wayne Turner - suggested using the Web-based tutorial offered on the Cisco Systems website for the new IP phones, instead of purchasing a Web-based training service
  • Nicole Williford - generate letters in the letters module of CDPlus to include service by certified mail and posting sheets