The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) 2015 National Award for Smart Growth Achievement recognizes and supports community organizations that have successfully used smart growth principles to improve environmentally, socially and economically. The EPA seeks to recognize urban, suburban and rural communities through this award competition. Open to public-sector, private-sector and nonprofit organizations the award includes categories such as corridor or neighborhood revitalization; plazas, parks, and public places; and overall smart growth among others. Award applications will be accepted now through September 5, 2014.
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