April 16, 2009

News Release

For Immediate Release

Choose Environmental Excellence Awards April 17

The ninth Annual Springfield/Greene County Choose Environmental Excellence awards will be presented at noon, Friday, April 17, 2009, at a luncheon at the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce as a part of Springfield’s Earth Day festivities. Nine organizations will be presenting awards this year.

Reservations for the luncheon are available by calling the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce at 862-5567 or online at www.SpringfieldChamber.com. Choose Environmental Excellence is a voluntary, non-regulatory education program that encourages increased awareness of our impact on our natural environment, presents viable alternatives and recognizes accomplishments that foster environmentally responsible decisions.

For additional information, contact: Barbara Lucks, Springfield Public Works, (417) 864-2005.

city of springfield

Department of Public Works

840 Boonville Avenue • P.O. Box 8368 • Springfield, MO 65801
417-864-1900 • springfieldmo.gov