The Green Region Awards honor individuals and entities working to create a more vibrant and environmentally sustainable region. Nominations are now open for the 2017 Green Region Awards. Award recipients will be announced at the Summit on Sustainability on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at the Hilton Columbus Downtown.  

The Green Leader Award recognizes an individual or entity exemplifying outstanding leadership and innovation in seeking comprehensive sustainability solutions to address key challenges facing the region.

The Green Collaborative Achievement Award recognizes a group of entities or individuals who have shown effectiveness in producing environmental accomplishments through a collaborative effort.

In memory of William A. "Bill" Lewis, Jr., former Chief Mobility Engineer of the City of Columbus, the Green Mobility Award recognizes an individual, either professional or student, exemplifying outstanding work towards creating a world-class multi-modal transportation system for Central Ohio.

Award winners will be announced during the Breakfast Plenary Session at the Summit on Sustainability, on Tuesday, November 14, 2017.