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Mayor's Sustainability Awards
About the Awards
The annual Mayor's Sustainability Awards recognize outstanding businesses and organizations for their environmental stewardship, innovative best practices, pollution prevention, and resource conservation. If you are considering applying for an award, we recommend that you track the energy consumption, water usage, recycling, and "green projects" for your facility.
Who in our community is building a greener, more sustainable future? Nominate a business, school, organization or individual!
The Mayor's 2014 Sustainability Awards
The Mayor's 2014 Sustainability Awards will recognize outstanding individuals, businesses, schools, institutions, and organizations for their environmental leadership and contributions to the Mayor's vision that the District become the greenest, healthiest, and most livable city in the nation.
Award Instructions and Cover Sheet [PDF]
Application deadline is Friday, March 14, 2014.
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