Sustainable Janesville Awards Program


The purpose of the Sustainable Janesville Awards program is to reward, recognize and promote innovation and leadership in sustainability by businesses, community groups and individual citizens of the City of Janesville.

Recipients of this award will be recognized by the Sustainable Janesville Committee as a Sustainability Leader in the Community. Any community member may nominate a Janesville business, community group or individual citizen that has demonstrated a commitment to sustainability, has shown continuous improvement in their sustainability efforts, or has shown achievement in a sustainability related issue. The Sustainable Janesville Committee will examine the following achievement areas when critiquing applications:

  • Green Building
  • Education and Awareness
  • Renewable Energy or Energy Efficiency
  • Solid Waste Minimization & Recycling
  • Use of Renewable Resources
  • Vehicle Miles traveled, Fuel Consumption
  • Water Conservation
  • Environmental Policies in Place and in Practice
  • Other Sustainability Issues

Award winners must own a business or live within the corporate limits of the City of Janesville. Community groups should be based in the City of Janesville.

2018 Sustainable Janesville Awards

The City is now accepting award nominations for 2017. The award nomination form can be completed online here by April 13, 2018. Awardees will be honored at the April 23, 2018 City Council meeting. Please contact the Planning Division with any questions at (608) 755-3085.

2017 Winners Announced!

The Sustainable Janesville Committee is happy to announce the winners of their 2017 Sustainable Janesville awards program.  Pictured are the 2017 Sustainable Janesville Award winners with Sustainable Janesville Committee Chair Aaron Aegerter (left) and Council President Doug Marklein (right).

SJC   Mike Khan

 SJC  ANGI Energy Systems

SJC   DLG Naturals BW