KACCB accepts nominations for the Citizen of the Year Award. This annual award recognizes a community member as an environmental steward of litter prevention and abatement or community greening/beautification. The award recipient will be recognized at the annual GreenFest Award Ceremony. Nominees must be a resident of Athens-Clarke County. Use our online nomination form,download a printable application PDF, or contact Stacee.Farrell@accgov.com or (706)613-3501 x7861. The deadline for submissions is March 1st.
2020 Keepin’ It Clean Citizen of the Year - Cameron Winter
This year we are so very proud to be recognizing Cameron Winter as the 2020 Keepin' it Clean Citizen of the Year!
Here is what his nominator had to say:
In 2020, Cameron conducted nine Down and Dirty clean-ups which resulted in 29 bags of trash and 26 tires being properly disposed of. The area that Cameron cleans-up (Arch/Gressom) is a challenging, chronically littered area. Cameron also led an eight person Choose Your Own Adventure group for Rivers Alive 2020.
Past Citizen of the Year Winners:
2020 Cameron Winter
2019 Allen Jones
2018 Lewis Shropshire
2017 Ken Taylor
2016 Minnie Craddick
2015 Geoffrey Tull
2014 Josh Koons
2013 Dan Lorentz
2012 Matthew Epperson
2011 Jared Harper
2010 Thomas Gosnell