June 10, 2011
Re: Applications for the 2011 Governor's Environmental Excellence Awards Now Available
The application process for the 2011 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Awards has begun. This awards program was established in 2000 by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection to recognize outstanding environmental performance, programs, and projects in the state. Since the award’s inception, over 100 businesses, individuals, municipalities, and institutions have received recognition.
The deadline for submitting an application is September 13, 2011. Winners of the 2011 Governors Environmental Excellence Awards will be invited to an awards ceremony and press event in late fall.
In order to download an awards application or to learn more about the awards program including past winners and project descriptions, please visit the Governor’s Environmental Excellence Awards website at: http://www.nj.gov/dep/eeawards/.
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, the New Jersey Corporation for Advanced Technology (NJCAT) and the New Jersey League of Municipalities co-sponsor this program.
For more information, please contact Dean Anderson, NJDEP Office of the Commissioner, at (609) 777-1949.
Very truly yours,
William G. Dressel, Jr.