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Forever Green 2017

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Starts On - November 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
Ends On - November 30, 2017 - 9:00pm
3425 Old Hershey Road
Elizabethtown , PA 17022

Every year, we gather together at our Forever Green ceremony to celebrate the accomplishments of people and projects in our region that advance sustainable buildings. Our awards focus on green schools, historic preservation, renewable energy, energy efficiency, sustainable development, LEED and more.

Keynote speaker: Claire Maulhardt, Capital Region Water

We are excited to announce our keynote for this year's ceremony, Claire Maulhardt, PLA, the City Beautiful H2O Program Manager for Capital Region Water. Claire is a licensed Landscape Architect in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and received her Bachelors of Landscape Architecture from the University of Oregon. She will share background and future plans for the City of Harrisburg's green infrastructure plan.

Leader Awards

After careful review, our judges have selected the following projects and people to receive USGBC Central Pennsylvania Leader Awards at our Forever Green ceremony. Plan to attend and learn all about these innovative projects and local leaders.

Building Project awardees

  • Rise to the Challenge - Renovation to Roberts Hall Bucknell University
  • Small Business Project of the Year - Classic Drycleaners and Laundromats
  • LEED Project of the Year - Kreider Commons
  • Innovative Project, New Construction - Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center - University Technology Center
  • Climate Champion - Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center - Chilled Water Optimization
  • Green School of the Year – Hallowell Elementary School
  • Improving the Acceptance of Green - Kinzua Bridge State Park Visitor Center and Park Office
  • Honorable Mention - Senior Living - Jackson Tower Senior Housing
  • Honorable Mention - Green Schools - Lewisburg Area High School

Specialty & Volunteer Awards:

  • Volunteer of the Year – Rachel Stahlman & Todd Buzard
  • Community Changemaker (Icehouse team) – Reynolds, PHFA, 7group, Steven Winter Associates, Ciesco & Intertek
  • Six Years of Service – Steve Deasy & Elaine Mottilla


Thank you to our Gold Sponsor, Woda Group, and Silver Sponsor, SAAarchitects.

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