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Posted on: February 5, 2021

Villa Park Environmental Concerns Commission Accepting Nominations for 2020 Green Champion Award

Green Champion Award Program

The Villa Park Environmental Concerns Commission will be accepting nominations for the Villa Park 2020 Green Champion Award.

In 2016, the commission created its Green Champion Award Program to recognize outstanding environmental achievements of individuals, groups, organizations and companies in Villa Park. 

The annual certificate will be presented in one of the following nine categories. 

  1. Energy efficiency
  2. Renewable energy
  3. Conservation of natural resources
  4. Recycling programs and use of recycled content products
  5. Green produce use and use of recycled content materials
  6. Water conservation
  7. Transportation
  8. Outreach and education
  9. Other innovation projects and programs 

Village residents can nominate a deserving candidate by submitting an online nomination at:  https://forms.invillapark.com/forms/GreenChampionAward. The username is public@villaparkvillage.com and the password is public. A printable nomination form is also available on the village web site at http://www.invillapark.com/DocumentCenter/View/6355/Green-Champion-Award-Nomination-Form.  

Completed nomination forms may be submitted to the Village of Villa Park Environmental Concerns Commission by email at EnvironmentalConcerns@invillapark.com or to the Village of Villa Park (Attn: Environmental Concerns Commission) 20 S. Ardmore, Villa Park, IL 60181. Blank forms may also be obtained at the Villa Park Public Library pamphlet kiosk/carousel, which is located at the entrance.

Nominations are accepted for residential and nonresidential properties in Villa Park and may be submitted by property owners, business owners and by others who feel a project or site deserves recognition.

Nomination forms will be kept on file for future consideration for a period of no more than two years from the date of submission.

Nominations are due by March 15, 2021 for consideration by the Environmental Concerns Commission for the previous year's award.  The Commission hopes to present the award at the Village Board meeting on April 26, 2021.

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