Applications Are Now Being Accepted for the 2016 Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence

MONTPELIER – Applications are now being accepted for the 2016 Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence. The annual awards recognize resource conservation, environmental protection, pollution prevention, and sustainability efforts taken by Vermonters. Individuals, organizations, educational institutions, public agencies and businesses are all eligible for consideration. The application period for nominating a candidate will close on February 1, 2016.

For more information about the Awards or the nomination process, or to view a list of previous winners and project examples, visit the Awards web page at or contact Maura Mancini by phone at 802-522-0218 or email at

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Maura Mancini
Phone: 802-522-0218