Community Recognition Awards

2012 Wood WORKS! BC Community Recognition Award winners demonstrate passion and appreciation for wood in civic projects

Wood WORKS! BC Community Recognition Awards were presented to local government representatives today at the Union of B.C. Municipalities convention in Victoria. The awards are presented annually to communities that have been exemplary advocates for wood. This may be demonstrated through the specification of wood in a community project and/or through visionary initiatives that work toward building a community culture of wood.

The 2012 recipients are:

AVICC — Association of Vancouver Island and Coastal Communities:
Cowichan Valley Regional District for the Kinsol Trestle, Trans Canada Trail

AKBLG — Association of Kootenay Boundary Local Governments:
District of Elkford for the Elkford Community Conference Centre

NCLGA — North Central Local Government Association: 
Village of Telkwa for the Community Stage

SILGA — Southern Interior Local Government Association:
Town of Princeton for the Bridge of Dreams

LMLGA –Lower Mainland Local Government Association:
City of Vancouver for the VanDusen Botanical Garden Visitor Centre

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