Green Awards

The Village of Northbrook is a committed partner to improving the environment and encouraging sustainable practices. To this end, the Village recognizes the importance of government, residents, and businesses working together. For this reason the Village has created the Green Business and Green Resident Awards. 

Green Resident Award - New for 2019!

The Village of Northbrook has created the Green Resident award to recognize residents that are having a positive impact on the environment and share sustainable efforts. Residents interested in being recognized for their sustainable efforts are encouraged to share their sustainable actions with others in an effort to promote sustainability within the community. Information on the program and the application for the Green Resident Award is linked below. 

Green Resident Award Program Description

Green Resident Award Application

How to apply: Residents interested in applying for the Green Resident Award should complete this application and submit it to the Village of Northbrook at matt.morrison@northbrook.il.us by March 8, 2019. Only email submissions will be accepted.

Who is eligible: Residents located within incorporated Northbrook 

Application period: February 1, 2019 through March 8, 2019 

Award: One resident/household will receive the Green Resident Award. The recipient will be recognized at a Village Board of Trustees' meeting, recognized in the Village newsletter, and will receive a plaque/award.

Green Business Award

The Village of Northbrook continues its support of businesses in the community taking meaningful steps to have a positive effect on the environment. Businesses interested in sharing their efforts to be sustainable are encouraged to apply. Efforts by businesses to be more sustainable will be shared with the community through the Village newsletter and other outlets to promote environmentally friendly actions. Businesses interested in being recognized are encouraged to review the program description and complete an application linked below. 

Green Business Award Program Description

Green Business Award Application

How to apply: Businesses interested in applying for the Green Business Award should complete this application and submit it to the Village of Northbrook at matt.morrison@northbrook.il.us by March 8, 2019. Only email submissions will be accepted.

Who is eligible: Businesses located within incorporated Northbrook. 

Application period: February 1, 2019 through March 8, 2019 

Award: One business will receive the Green Business Award. The recipient will be recognized at a Village Board of Trustees' meeting, recognized in the Village newsletter, and will receive a plaque/award.

2018 Green Business Award WinnerExact Blade Knife Sharpening and Cutlery Store