PEC Accepting Nominations for 2008 Western Pennsylvania Environmental Awards

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Nominations due by March 12, 2008.
February 6, 2008
The Western Pennsylvania Environmental Awards recognizes and honors outstanding achievements of organizations, businesses, and individuals in a wide range of environmental initiatives throughout the region and pays tribute to those that have demonstrated a commitment to environmental excellence, leadership, and accomplishment in their respective fields.

The Pennsylvania Environmental Council and Dominion are inviting any group, individual, program, company, or organization located and working in any of the following 29 Western Pennsylvania counties to submit a nomination: Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Blair, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Centre, Clarion, Clearfield, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Lawrence, McKean, Mercer, Somerset, Venango, Warren, Washington, and Westmoreland.

To submit a nomination, please download and complete the nomination form provided below.  Nominations are due by March 12, 2008.

The awards process is open to individuals and organizations from every corner of the community, including education, nonprofit organizations, businesses and all levels of government, among others.

Past winners have included innovative land use and development projects, energy efficiency projects, public awareness programs, pollution prevention activities, and other initiatives to protect or enhance the environment of this region.

All nominations will be reviewed and evaluated by an independent panel of judges and award program staff.  Finalists may also be asked to host a site visit to demonstrate their program or activities.

2008 Western PA Environmental Awards Nomination Form.pdf599.29 KB