Illinois American Water has handed out awards earned in its recent photo contest, and two local fire departments have taken the top two prizes. The Godfrey Fire Protection District took first place in the contest, with the QEM Fire Protection District taking second place.
Illinois American Water spokesman Karen Cotton tells The Big Z this contest was another way to partner with firefighters to promote the goal of providing reliable drinking water to all customers.
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The contest took place on Illinois American Waters Facebook page this spring where the fire department posted pictures the public could vote on. Godfrey gets a $1,250 donation, while the QEM district receives $1,000.