Environmental Leadership and Sustainability Award Nominations Open

Do you know of an individual, group, business or organization who is contributing to sustainability in the North Okanagan? Now is your chance to recognize and nominate leaders in our communities who are helping to make the North Okanagan a great place to live. The Regional District of North Okanagan (RDNO) Environmental Leadership Awards and the City of Vernon Sustainability Awards are now accepting nominations in a number of categories.

The categories for the RDNO Environmental Leadership Awards include:

  • Youth Environmental Leadership
  • Individual Environmental Leadership
  • Business/Group Environmental Leadership

The City of Vernon Sustainability Award categories include:

  • Building and Development
  • Sustainable Business
  • Community Sustainability
  • Youth Sustainability Initiatives

Think about nominating your neighbours, co-workers, friends or family and have their efforts recognized! The nomination deadline is April 22, 2015. Forms and detailed descriptions of each category are available at either the RDNO or the City of Vernon office or online at www.rdno.ca/environmental_leadership or www.vernon.ca/sustainability.

For further information, please contact the RDNO at [email protected] or call 250-550-3700, or the City of Vernon at [email protected] or 250-550-3634.