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Nominations for The Green Leaf Award Open Now

Do you know of an individual, business or organization in the Greater Miramichi Region who strives to improve the environment? Give them the recognition they deserve with The Green Leaf Award.

Nominate someone here: http://bit.ly/GreenLeafAward or stop by the Greater Miramichi Regional Service Commission office at 505 Old King George Hwy, Miramichi to pick up a nomination form! Deadline is September 27th.

It is important for everyone to do their part when it comes to recycling and keeping our planet green not only for our generation, but for many to come. It’s in that spirit that the Green Leaf Award was created.
The Green Leaf Award acknowledges outstanding environmental contribution by individuals, organizations, institutions and businesses for the positive impact they have made on the Greater Miramichi Region of New Brunswick.
The Recipients will be selected based on demonstration of exceptional commitment to environmental leadership in the Greater Miramichi Region. Examples of initiatives can include championing of the Residential Curbside Recycling Program, composting, reducing their environmental footprint, encouraging the three R’s in the community, environmental protection, public education and awareness initiatives, etc.
Four Green Leaf Awards will be presented during the Green Fair event to be held on October 17th, 2018.
  1. BUSINESS – One business in the Greater Miramichi Region (Multi-unit Residential Buildings, Restaurants, Office Buildings, Hotels, Institution, Manufacturing Companies, etc.) will receive a Green Leaf Award in recognition of green initiative in the office or services they are offering.
  2. ORGANIZATION – One organization, group or club within the Greater Miramichi Region who has shown outstanding dedication to environmental initiatives will receive a Green Leaf Award.
  3. INDIVIDUAL – One individual within the Greater Miramichi Region that has shown outstanding dedication to the environment will receive a Green Leaf Award.
  4. SCHOOL – One school within the Greater Miramichi Region that has shown outstanding dedication to environmental initiatives will receive a Green Leaf Award

Download a nomination form here: http://bit.ly/GreenLeafAward. Deadline is September 27, 2018.

Village of Blackville

Village of Blackville

The village of Blackville is governed by an elected council made up of a mayor and four councillors. Incorporated as a village in 1966, Blackville has a population of 958 and has had a long history related to forestry and salmon fishing.

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