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On May 10th, internationally acclaimed environmental artist, Wyland, presented Mayor Muoio with the National Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation! Congratulations WPB for making us #1! Please follow through with your pledges to save water and protect the environment! Click here for more information about how you can help to conserve water.
The grand prize, a Toyota Prius, was awarded to Ivan Milensky of Tuscon, AZ. Hundreds of other prize winners are to be selected and the winners will be notified by the Wyland Foundation by July 1st. Notifications will be made via email and telephone using the contact information provided on the pledge.
The Challenge, hosted by the Wyland Foundation, was a friendly competition between cities held during the month of April encouraging residents to go online to make pledges to alter daily lifestyles to save water and reduce waste. We congratulate our residents for their recognition of the importance of water conservation to preserving a sustainable future for the community as well as for the global environment.
Palm Beach Tours and Transportation is now a City of West Palm Beach Better Buildings Challenge partner. The ribbon cutting for 26KW of solar on the company’s building on Georgia Ave. in West Palm Beach was held Monday, May 6.
They are expecting to be able to produce more electricity than they need and will be adding back to the grid through net metering. Way to go!
Learn more about the Better Buildings Challenge here.