NHU Receives Awards at MEUW Conference
New Holstein Utilities and two of the utility commissioners received awards at the recent Municipal Electric Utilities of Wisconsin (MEUW) conference.
On June 26 Merlin Luedke, MEUW's Safety and Education Committee Chairperson, presented New Holstein Utilities with the 2002 Safety Achievement Award. The utility received the award for its zero injury incidence rate for electric utility employees during 2002. The staff of NHU is very proud of this achievement as safety is one of the top priorities at the utility.
Also, New Holstein Utility commissioners Chuck Fett and Michael Steffen received the MEUW Pillars of Public Power Award. This award recognizes members of public power governing boards for their service to their community. Mr. Steffen has served on the utility commission for 16 years and Mr. Fett has served for 12 years.