In an effort to raise environmental awareness throughout Lower Merion Township and to highlight environmental achievements, the Environmental Advisory Council (EAC) sponsored the 5th Annual “Go for the Green” awards to recognize residents, businesses, organizations and schools located in the Township or who conduct business in the Township.
Awards Ceremony - Tuesday, May 15, 2012 6:00 pm at Appleford
Awards Ceremony Presentation - (2.47 MB PDF)
The 2012 awards were presented in the following categories:
Joseph M. Manko Lifetime Achievement Award - Nora Goldfine
Presented to an individual or group who makes a long-term significant impact on environmental issues such as improvement, protection, and awareness of the environment. This award was named for former Lower Merion Township Board President and Ward 9 Commissioner Joseph M. Manko, Esq., whose environmental endeavors as both an attorney and a community leader have impacted the quality of life in Lower Merion now and for future generations.
Resident - Pasture Partnerts
Any individual living in the Township or Narberth Borough
Commercial - Terren Landscapes
Businesses located in or providing services in the Township or Narberth Borough
Organization - Friends of the Cynwyd Heritage Trail
Nonprofit entities or citizens’ groups in the Township or Narberth Borough
Educational - Penn Valley Elementary School
Schools, universities and affiliated student organizations or youth organizations in the Township or Narberth Borough