Dean Scharmen receives distinguished award
Published: March 26, 2014   |
Updated: March 26, 2014 at 04:26 PM
INDIAN ROCKS BEACH— Dean A. Scharmen, Public Services Director for the town of Indian Rocks Beach, received the 2013-14 award for “Public Works Director of the Year” from the Florida West Coast Branch of the American Public Works Association (APWA) at its annual meeting March 14 in Tampa.
Scharmen has served the city of Indian Rocks Beach for more than35 years and has successfully managed the Public Services Department, according to City Manager Gregg Mims, and has supervised numerous capital projects, as well as several divisions, including solid waste, sewer, parks, building maintenance, recreation, streets, drainage and numerous special events. He has also served as Interim City Manager.