Keep Rockland Beautiful has been selected to receive the Environmental Excellence Award for it’s dedication to cleanups, environmental education programs and our critical efforts to “stop tons of litter and debris from entering into our drainage systems and streams.” Keep Rockland Beautiful and Tony Lisanti, also a recipient of the award who is dedicated to helping green Clarkstown, was recognized at the May 6, 2014 Town Board meeting. A birdhouse was dedicated in honor of each recipient and will be installed at the Congers Trailway. Thanks to all our hard working volunteers! We could have not done this without you!
Keep Rockland Beautiful’s Community Cleanup Leaders receive the Orangetown Highway Department Community Clean-Up Award
The Orangetown Highway Department honored Jo Anne Peterson the Sparkill Community Cleanup Leader (represented by Margie Turrin), Geraldine Collins the Pearl River Community Cleanup Leader and Galit Maayani the Blauvelt Community Cleanup Leader for their Outstanding Service to The Town of Orangetown. We thank the Orangetown Highway Department for the recognition and partnership throughout the Great American Campaign.
2014 Rockland County EMC: “Green Champion Award”
On June 18, 2014, the Rockland Environmental Management Council (EMC) honored Keep Rockland Beautiful for its Commitment to the Environment with their Second Annual Rockland County EMC: “Green Champion Award”. The EMC is an advisory council established by the Rockland County Legislature and also serves as a liaison to the general public on matters pertaining to improving our environmental resources. The EMC highlights and promotes sustainable practices implemented in the county. KRB was selected for this distinction based on its environmental achievements.