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City of Modesto, California News Release

For Immediate Release

Contact: Vicki Rice, (209) 577-5495
Release Date: Tuesday, July 8, 2014, 11:30 AM

City of Modesto Business Recycling Awards Applications Now Available

Each year the City honors businesses and organizations for their outstanding achievements and efforts to reduce-reuse-recycle waste products.  Applications for the 2014 City of Modesto Business Recycling Awards are now available to any commercial business, organization or non-profit group located within the Modesto city limits. Winners will be chosen in each of the following categories:


·         Small Business – under 20 employees

·         Medium Business -  21 to 100 employees

·         Large Business – over 100 employees


Honorees will be notified and recognized at a City council meeting on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 and a reception at the McHenry Mansion on Wednesday, September 17, 2014. The 2013 winners included Boyett Petroleum, Center for Human Services, Community Business College, Community Hospice, Habitat for Humanity-ReStore, Memorial Hospital, Modesto Junk Company, The Doubletree Hotel and United Cerebral Palsy of Stanislaus County. Applications are available by calling the Solid Waste Division at (209) 577-5495, visiting our website at or sending an email request to  Applications are due no later than August 15, 2014.


·         Cover Letter

·         Award Application Package


For more information, contact Vicki Rice at (209) 577-5495 or