Nomination deadline Sept. 3
LEXINGTON, Ky. (June 26, 2015) — Nominations are being accepted for the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government Environmental Commission’s annual awards. The commission recognizes individuals, organizations, businesses and/or institutions that have significantly contributed to the improvement of the local environment in an effective or unique way during the past two years. Nominations must be postmarked on or before Sept. 3.
Awards will be given based upon any one, or a combination of the following criteria:
- Improvements in air, water, and soil quality (i.e., elimination and/or reduction of pollution)
- Elimination and/or reduction of litter and waste
- Aesthetics (i.e., visual improvement through landscaping and/or architectural design)
- Educational projects that enhance environmental awareness