Nominations Open for Local Sustainability Awards

Nominations Open for Local Sustainability Awards

Do you know of someone or a business that has achieved sustainability success that deserves public recognition?

For the fifth year running, the City of Eau Claire’s Sustainability Advisory Committee will issue the Sustainable Eau Claire Awards. They recognize individuals, businesses, and organizations that are committed to creating a more sustainable Eau Claire.

This year the committee is placing special emphasis on those reducing greenhouse gas emissions. However, other possible selection categories include:
❖ Clean-up or Beautification
❖ Energy: Renewables, Efficiency or Conservation
❖ Environmental Education
❖ Exceptional Natural Resources Steward
❖ Green Building Design
❖ Green Products or Practices
❖ Local, Sustainable, Healthy Food
❖ Transportation Innovations
❖ Waste Reduction, Composting or Recycling
❖ Water Quality or Water Conservation
❖ Student Leadership in Sustainability

The awards are meant to also encourage residents, businesses, community groups, and others to implement similar actions. The award ceremony is TBD and may be held virtually due to COVID-19.

Applications are due by Thursday, October 15th. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *