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Townships Eligible for Keep America Beautiful Awards

Tuesday August 1st, 2017
If your township takes pride in its appearance, why not think about entering Keep America Beautiful’s 2017 Community Improvement Recognition Awards competition? The deadline for entries is October 2.
 
The annual awards recognize local governments and other groups for their work in:
 
• beautification and community greening, including graffiti abatement, gateway beautification, flower and tree planting, community gardens, and cleanups;
 
• litter prevention and community revitalization, including Great American Cleanup activities, adopt-a-highway programs, and litter hotlines;
 
• recycling and waste reduction, including composting, recycling centers or programs, recyclable collections, and illegal-dump hotlines; and 
 
• environmental education.
 
Winners will be recognized at the Keep America Beautiful 65th Annual National Conference in Dallas, Texas, January 17-19, 2018.
 
All entries must be submitted online at www.kab.org. The deadline is October 2.
 
For more information, contact Lauren Conte at lconte@kab.org.