2009 EcoStar Awards Nomination Deadline Extended to March 6

Feb 23, 2009

Victoria, BC - The Capital Regional District’s 2009 EcoStar Awards nomination deadline has been extended to Friday, March 6 at 4:30pm. Information can be found and nominations can be completed online. For those without internet access, a paper nomination form is available at 625 Fisgard Street, Victoria.

The CRD’s EcoStar Community Environmental Awards recognize outstanding achievements and contributions by local businesses, groups and individuals working to enhance our environment. Residents and business owners of the Capital Region may nominate environmentally friendly organizations, companies, schools or individuals in one of the following nine categories:

  • Climate Action & Energy Conservation
  • Environmental Education
  • Environmental Innovation
  • Land Stewardship
  • Lifetime Achievement
  • Waste Reduction
  • Water Stewardship
  • Youth Achievement (Individual)
  • Youth Achievement (Group)

The 2009 EcoStar Awards are brought to you by Coast Capital Savings and proudly supported by ‘A’ British Columbia, Black Press and Truffles Catering. Award sponsors for the event are: 103.1 Jack FM and 98.5 The Ocean, BC Transit, the Capital Regional District, the City of Victoria, Coast Capital Savings and Royal Roads University.

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For further information please contact:
Sheila Taylor, Manager, Community Relations
Office: 250.360.3308
Cell: 250.216.4427