12th Annual National Award for Smart Growth Achievement
EPA has announced that the application period for the 12th annual National Award for Smart Growth Achievement is now open. Public and private-sector entities that have successfully used smart growth principles to improve communities environmentally, socially, and economically may apply. Winners will be recognized at a ceremony in Washington, DC, in December 2013. Projects will be considered for awards in these categories: Built Projects; Corridor and Neighborhood Revitalization; Plazas, Parks, and Public Places; and Policies, Programs, and Plans. In addition, an Overall Excellence winner will be chosen from those that apply in the four categories.
Application deadline: April 12, 2013.
For more information: http://www.epa.gov/smartgrowth/awards.htm