Nominations Are Now Open for the 2010 EcoStar Awards

Mar 08, 2010

Victoria, BC - The Capital Regional District Board Chair Geoff Young invites nominations for the 2010 EcoStar Awards. The CRD’s EcoStar Community Environmental Awards recognize outstanding achievements and contributions by local businesses, groups and individuals working to enhance our environment. Nominations can be completed online until Sunday, April 11, 2010 at midnight. For those without internet access, a paper nomination form is available at 625 Fisgard Street, Victoria.

Every environmental leader deserves the opportunity to highlight and demonstrate their contributions toward making the capital region a more vibrant community. The CRD has designed its award categories to reflect the diverse and innovative projects underway across the region, helping the best environmental stewards to shine.

Residents and business owners of the Capital Region may nominate environmentally friendly organizations, companies, schools or individuals in one of the following seven categories:

  • Community Environmental Leader
  • Youth Leader
  • Water Stewardship
  • Waste Reduction
  • Climate Action
  • Land Stewardship
  • Integrated Watershed Management

The 2010 EcoStar Awards are proudly supported by 103.1 Jack FM, 98.5 The Ocean, ‘A’ News, Black Press, BC Transit, the Capital Regional District, the City of Victoria, Golder Associates, Monday Magazine and reFuse.

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