Awards

Wayne HugliThe 2016 Community Builders Award of Excellence in the Environment category was presented to Wayne Hugli for his involvement with the Ugliest Schoolyard Contest. This local award is presented by the Northern Life Newspaper in recognition of the individuals and organizations that make Greater Sudbury extraordinary, and demonstrate to the rest of us what is possible in improving our environmental footprint in our community.

 


2008 Community Builders Award of ExcellenceIn 2008, the Community Builders Award of Excellence in the Environment category was presented to the VETAC Committee. This local award is presented by the Northern Life Newspaper in recognition of the individuals and organizations that make Greater Sudbury extraordinary, and demonstrate to the rest of us what is possible in improving our environmental footprint in our community.

 

 

 

Sudbury 2003 Mining and the Environment Certificate of RecognitionThe Sudbury 2003 Mining and the Environment Committee awarded a Certificate of Recognition to the VETAC Committee for 25 years of enhancing and sustaining a healthy environment for residents of the City of Greater Sudbury through the restoration and protection of our air, land and water.

 

 

2003 Dr. Edward M. Watkin AwardIn 2003, the Canadian Land Reclamation Association (CLRA) presented Bill Lautenbach of the City of Greater Sudbury with the Dr. Edward M. Watkin Award. This award is presented by the CLRA in recognition of major contributions to land reclamation.

 

 

2001 Finalist Award Certificate for the Bremen Partnership AwardIn 2001, the Land Reclamation Program received a Finalist Award Certificate for the Bremen Partnership Award in the area of Global Responsibilities Through Local Action. The award was presented by Henning Scherf, Mayor of Bremen, Germany.


 

1997 Community Achievement Elaine Burke Memorial AwardIn 1997, the Community Achievement, Elaine Burke Memorial Award was presented by Active Living to the Regional Municipality of Sudbury, Land Reclamation Program.

 


 

1995 Model Project AwardIn 1995, the Model Project Award was presented by The Society for Ecological Restoration to the Regional Municipality of Sudbury, Land Reclamation Program.

 

 

 

 

1992 United Nations Local Government Honors AwardIn 1992, the United Nations Local Government Honors Award was presented in Rio de Janiero to the Regional Municipality of Sudbury, Land Reclamation Program. Tom Davies and Bill Lautenbach accepted the award on behalf of the Region.


 

 

United States 1992 Chevron Conservation AwardIn 1992, The United States 1992 Chevron Conservation Award was presented in Washington, D.C. to the Regional Municipality of Sudbury, Land Reclamation Program.

 


 


1990 Government of Canada Environmental Achievement AwardIn 1990, The Government of Canada Environmental Achievement Award was presented by Governor General Ray Hnatyshyn, Ottawa to the Regional Municipality of Sudbury, Land Reclamation Program.

 

 

 

 

In1990 Lieutenant Governor's Conservation Award 1990, the Lieutenant Governor's Conservation Award was presented by Lieutenant Governor, Lincoln Alexander from the Conservation Council of Ontario, Toronto to the Regional Municipality of Sudbury, Land Reclamation Program.

 

 


 

1990 Aboricultural Award of MeritIn 1990, the Aboricultural Award of Merit was presented by International Society of Aboriculture Ontario Inc., to the Regional Municipality of Sudbury, Land Reclamation Program.


 

 

1989 Ontario Shade Tree Council AwardIn 1989, an Ontario Shade Tree Council award was presented by the Ontario Shade Tree Council to The Regional Municipality of Sudbury for hosting the 25th O.S.T.C. Annual Meeting.

 


 


1986 Community Improvement AwardIn 1986, the Community Improvement Award was presented by the Ontario Horticultural Association, Sudbury, to the Regional Municipality of Sudbury, Land Reclamation Program.