The Frederick County Sustainability Commission is accepting nominations for its 2021 Sustainability Awards. These awards recognize individuals and organizations in Frederick County that have made an outstanding contribution in helping the county advance sustainability efforts. Awards are based on demonstrated leadership, innovation and success in sustainability.
Awards are available to (a) Individuals (non-students), (b) Students/Student Groups, (c) Nonprofits and (d) Commercial Enterprises for efforts such as:
County Executive Jan H. Gardner and Frederick County Sustainability Commission Chair Ronald Kaltenbaugh presented the 2019 Sustainability Awards to the following winners at the 8th Annual Green Homes Challenge Recognition Event:
Non Profit Category - The Housing Authority of the City of Frederick
Commercial Category - McClintock Distilling
Individual Category - Elizabeth McCook and Jim Smith, Urbana High School
Lifetime Achievement Sustainability Award - George Rudy (posthumously).
Click here for more information about the 2019 Sustainability Award winners and others from the past.