[Vancouver] The Honourable George Heyman, Minister of Environment & Climate Change Strategy presented awards recognizing the leadership of B.C. local governments and public sector organizations at the Union of BC Municipalities convention.
City of Richmond won in the Community Planning and Development category for the Community Energy Save Program.
Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine won in the Corporate Operations category for the Terrace Area Integrated Solid Waste Management Program.
City of North Vancouver’s Safe and Active School Travel Program won in the Public Sector Collaboration category.
A special award was presented to the B.C. Energy Step Code Council in recognition of the multi-sector collaboration required to develop the B.C. Energy Step Code.
Honourable Mentions were awarded to District of West Vancouver for its Better Climate, Better Community Plan, Township of Langley for its Green Municipal Investment Fund and City of Cranbrook for heat recovery through pool dehumidification at Western Financial Place.
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