Clean Air Excellence Awards
Gregg Cooke Visionary Program Award
Keep It Clean
Washoe County Health District Air Quality Management Division
Keep it Clean is the brand developed in 2012 by the Air Quality Management Division of the Washoe County Health District to increase public awareness and to engage citizens of Reno, Sparks and Washoe County, Nevada, on air quality issues. There are three major community action components to Keep It Clean: Know the Code, a woodburning advisory program; Rack Em Up, an alternative transportation program; and nOzone, a smog prevention program.
The Gregg Cooke Visionary Program Award recognizes the air quality project or program that most successfully blends aspects from two or more of the existing awards categories (i.e., Clean Air Technology, Community Action, Education/Outreach, Regulatory/Policy Innovations, and Transportation Efficiency Innovations). In addition to the general criteria, the following criteria will be used in assessing each entry:
Gregg Cooke Visionary Program Award Criteria
- The project or program demonstrates environmental excellence in more than one of the five general award categories.