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2018 McHenry County Green Awards

Post Date:02/06/2018 9:44 AM


Submit your Nomination for the 2018 McHenry County Green Awards

Deadline March 5th

McHenry County Department of Health (MCDH) and the McHenry County Solid Waste Advisory Committee invite you to submit a nomination for the McHenry County Green Awards. Entries will be considered based on environmentally sound waste reduction or recycling efforts, innovation and education/encouragement of participation. Award winners will be selected by the McHenry County Solid Waste Advisory Committee and will be recognized at special events throughout the year. One award will be chosen for each of the following classifications:

 Business – manufacturing, retail, offices, hotels, restaurants

 Institution – schools, hospitals, long term care facilities, government

 Organization – associations, clubs, volunteer groups

 Individual

"By submitting a nomination for a potential award winner, you will help us recognize valuable waste reduction and recycling programming efforts in McHenry County", said Kristy Hecke, Manager of the Solid Waste Program for McHenry County Department of Health. Each year, the McHenry County Green Awards honors a recipient for waste reduction, recycling and conservation efforts in the classifications of businesses, institutions, organizations and County residents. Awardee’s innovative programs have a positive impact on our community and recycling rates.

Please submit nominations to Kristy Hecke, Solid Waste Manager at or by fax 815-334-4637. Forms are available online at and nominations will be accepted through March 5th. For additional information, call Kristy Hecke at 815-334-4585

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