Kentucky American Water was recognized recently by the Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection’s KY EXCEL program for exemplary efforts in environmental stewardship. KY EXCEL — the Kentucky Excellence in Environmental Leadership program — is coordinated by the Department of Environmental Protection Division of Compliance Assistance.
KY EXCEL presented the company with a Beacon Award in resource support for its partnership with Bluegrass Greensource, a regional environmental education organization, to provide educational workshops on water conservation and watershed protection that also enabled participants to make rain barrels for their own use.
This article also appears on page 6 of the April 2018 print edition of Hamburg Journal.
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