Public Works News: April 2020

AORS Announces New President and Executive

At its Annual General Meeting on February 24, AORS introduced its new President for 2020, Bill Wilson. Bill is Operations Coordinator for the Township of Perth East, and holds the CRS designation.  Joining Bill as Corporate Directors are Glenn Harding, CRS, 2nd Vice-President (Road Supervisor, Chatham-Kent), Mike Alcock, 1st Vice-President (Director of Public Works, Municipality of Morris-Turnberry), and Phil Wilson, CRS-S, Immediate Past President (Public Works Foreman / Fleet Manager for the Township of Southgate).

Pictured (l to r):  Phil Wilson, Past President; Mike Alcock, 1st Vice-President; Bill Wilson, President; Glenn Harding, 2nd Vice-President.

Announcing the Recipient of the 2019 Marvin D. Halladay Memorial Education Award

At its 2020 AGM, the Association of Ontario Road Supervisors honoured the winner of the 2019 Marvin D. Halladay Memorial Education Award:  Atrayu Benish, Township of West Lincoln (Niagara Road Supervisors Association).  Each year, the Halladay award is presented to the individual who, among all those who completed the Public Works Leadership Development Program the previous year, achieved the highest overall average over all eight modules.  Congratulations Tray!

Tray Benish (l) receives the Marvin D. Halladay Award from AORS President Phil Wilson.