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Green Living Awards/Recognition Program
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About the Program


The Green Recognition Program is an opportunity for Richland businesses, schools, organizations,
 groups and individuals to showcase their environmental efforts. The city widely recognizes
 honorees  and encourages community sharing of knowledge and lessons learned.

The City of Richland is proud to announce the winners of the 2014 Green Living Awards.

Timbers Apartments is Richland's 2014 Green Business of the Year. The Green Program of the Year award went to Pacific Northwest National Laboratory for its Sustainable Campus program, and Richland’s Excellence in Environment Stewardship was awarded to Friends of Badger Mountain. A special award for Outstanding Environmental Commitment was presented to Jim Langdon, Badger Mountain Trailmaster. Others honored included Buckwheat Bottoms Cloth Diapers, Go Green Tri-Cities, Paragon Corporate Housing and Superior Wash, mobile truck and car wash service.


See entire press release.  
     
2014 Award Recipients

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Green Business of the Year - Timbers Apartments (Video)

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Green Program of the Year - Pacific Northwest National Laboratory: Sustainable Campus Initiative (Video)


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Excellence in Environmental Stewardship - Friends of Badger Mountain (Video)


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Outstanding Environmental Commitment - Jim Langdon (Video)

Videos of the remaining (awesome) candidates:

Go Green Tri-Cities – http://youtu.be/HkPLUsTfyVI?list=UUB8PozKtjkeyvE_pxjx3M2A
Superior Truck Wash - http://youtu.be/Eeze0SOs68Y?list=UUB8PozKtjkeyvE_pxjx3M2A
Paragon Housing - http://youtu.be/mEZyMFsvVXs?list=UUB8PozKtjkeyvE_pxjx3M2A
Buckwheat  Bottoms- http://youtu.be/cltj9CxkNX4?list=UUB8PozKtjkeyvE_pxjx3M2A


Thank you to US Linen & Uniform and Ethos Bakery for co-sponsoring the event.
           
Thank you to Anna Woehle, Debbie Lord and Parks and Rec staff for their set up help; and Lynne Follett, Pam Bykonen, Jennifer Ellertson and Carmen Garcia for break down assistance.

Thank you to 2013 judges:

Owe Berg, Richland Water Operations
Angie Brotherson, GESA Credit Unit
Austin Nielson, Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce

Lynne Follett, Richland Solid Waste
Donna Holmes, Benton County Solid Waste
Sally McKenzie, Franklin County Solid Waste

           

Thank you to Recycled Art Work Coordinator Pam Bykonen and the following artists who lent their recycled art for display: (information forthcoming)

Lisa Day            
Ronald Reed
           

Thank you to hair and make up, Jessica Rodriguez & Creations Salon and Spa, Academy of Cosmetology, 1368 Jadwin Ave., Richland 509-946-0980
           

The Green Living Awards is coordinated by Richland's Communications and Marketing Office. Thank you to staff members:
Trish Herron, Manager, Communications & Marketing
Mike Charboneau, Cable Communications
Gail Everett, Communications & Green Living Office
Mark Ingham, Cable Communicaitons
Kelly Machart, Communications, Graphics and Photography

For more information, contact the awards coordinator, Gail Everett, 509-942-7730.

View past award winners (not fully updated as of 10/17)

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