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MDAQMD now accepting Exemplar Award nominations

Program recognizes emissions reduction efforts of local businesses, individuals

Post Date:06/14/2018 7:49 AM

Click here for the official Nomination Packet. 

VICTORVILLE — The Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District is now accepting nominations for its 2017-2018 Exemplar Award, which recognizes outstanding contributions toward the prevention or control of air pollution in the Mojave Desert Air Basin.

Eligible candidates include local businesses, industries, schools, organizations and individuals who have demonstrated an exceptional commitment to clean air through the development of voluntary air pollution reduction and/or prevention programs.  Nominated entities must be located within the MDAQMD’s boundaries – which encompass the High Desert portion of San Bernardino County and Riverside County’s Palo Verde Valley. Nominated individuals must reside within the MDAQMD’s boundaries. Candidates may be self-nominated or nominated by a second party.

Nominations must be postmarked or received at MDAQMD offices by 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. The Exemplar Award will be presented in association with National Pollution Prevention Week, September 17-23, 2018.

The Nomination Packet can be viewed and downloaded here as a PDF document. Fill it out on your computer, tablet or PDF-capable mobile device or by hand, print it and send it along with the Nomination Letter and optional supporting documents in person, by mail or other parcel delivery service to:

Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District
attn: Exemplar Awards
14306 Park Ave.
Victorville, CA 92392-2310.

For more information, contact Ryan Orr, MDAQMD Community Relations & Education Supervisor, 760-245-1661, ext. 3001,

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