I just arrived back from the 2010 Sustainability Awards Luncheon. Today, Mayor Gregory A. Ballard and the City of Indianapolis Office of Sustainability announced the winners for the second annual Indianapolis Sustainability Awards.
Five categories for the awards include air, land, water, energy and “reduce, reuse, recycle.”
The project finalists and winners are as follows:
Winner: IndyGo Green Initiative: IndyGo
Finalist: MyCarbonPledge: Indianapolis Zoo
Finalist: Roche Global Data Center: Roche Diagnostics Operations
Winner: 100 Acres: Virginia B. Fairbanks Arts & Nature Park: The Hagerman Group & Indianapolis Museum of Art
Finalist: Lawrence Village at the Fort: Fort Harrison Reuse Authority
Finalist: Lilly Day of Service – A Greener Welcome: Eli Lilly and Company
Winner: Southwest Health and Dental Center: HealthNet, Inc.
Finalist: LCC Green Roof on Building 76: Eli Lilly and Company and Browning Day Mullins Dierdorf
Finalist: Teaching Rain Garden Project: Irvington Green Initiative
Winner: Efroymson Conservation Center: The Nature Conservancy
Finalist: Five Elementary Schools Renovated to Meet LEED Criteria: Indianapolis Public Schools
Finalist: eSmart: Beazer Homes
Category: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Winner: “The Perfect Pitch” Recycling Program: Indianapolis Indians
Finalist: GRA Certification: Vontra Foods, LLC/The Pita Pit
Finalist: Polystyrene Recycling: Crossroads Industrial Services
For more information, please visit the City of Indianapolis Office of Sustainability at www.sustainindy.org.