Lakeville Public Works superintendent honored

Ken Seurer, Lakeville Public Works utility superintendent, (left) was recognized by Public Works Director Chris Petree at the Dec. 3 Lakeville

photo by Laura Adelmann

City Council meeting for being named the Superintendent of the Year by the Minnesota Chapter of the American Public Works Association. Seurer has worked for Lakeville for over 35 years. The award recognizes those who stand out in teamwork, the application of new technology and equipment, project management, service to citizens and personal growth and development. In Seurer’s tenure, the city’s water and sewer infrastructure has grown from 2,000 utility accounts to over 17,500.