Select Society of Sanitary Sludge Shovelers

The Select Society of Sanitary Sludge Shovelers (5S) was established in Arizona in October of 1940 to recognize individuals who contribute in some outstanding measure to the activities and betterment of the Member Association.  There are now members all over the United States and Canada, all of whom have been “selected” on the basis of merit, and inducted, initiated and integrated into the Society.   View 5S Member Roster.

5S Luncheon Meeting

Scheduled for Monday, January 22, 2018 from 12:00 NOON – 2:00 PM at the Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel.  Register by January 5.

5S Members: Register by logging into your Member portal Log In or use the public link

5S Nominations

Please provide a brief description of justification for nomination (please keep nomination brief — a maximun of 300 words is suggested); deadline for nominations is January 5, 2018.  SUBMIT ONLINE  No verbal nominations will be accepted.  Nominations received after the January 5 deadline will not be accepted.  Nominations may be mailed, faxed, or emailed.  Please note that nominations are confidential and are not for wider distribution.  Any distribution, beyond the NEWEA office, of the nomination form will be cause for rejection of nomination.  In addition, lobbying for votes is discouraged, as it is hoped that shovelers will be chosen on their merits rather than for political considerations.

As in the past, candidates will be selected for induction in the Society during the Spring Conference. The Spring Meeting is scheduled for June 3-6, 2018 at the Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina, Newport, RI.