Winner of the
2018 Environmental Achievement Award
The Regional Municipality of York
2nd Concession Project
The TAC Environmental Achievement Award recognizes outstanding contributions by a TAC member organization to the environment with respect to transportation services. Members who have made a contribution to the protection and enhancement of the environment or who have been particularly innovative in their approach to solve an environmental problem are eligible.
This award reflects TAC’s commitment to environmental concerns. It acts as an incentive for members to continue developing and implementing transportation-based environmental codes of practice and guidelines for their operations.
TAC member organizations may apply by submitting an Abstract Form by November 20, 2018. All applicants will be contacted by December 8, 2018 and finalists will be invited to submit a detailed application by February 8, 2019. Detailed applications will be in PDF format and no more than seven pages long, plus no more than five pages of photos and diagrams.
A selection committee appointed by TAC's Environment Council evaluates all abstracts and detailed applications and makes recommendations to the Council, who provides final approval.
Each application will be evaluated based on:
As a means of promoting the environment, finalists are expected to present their respective projects at the 2019 TAC Conference & Exhibition in Halifax, NS, September 22-25. Accordingly, these presentations will be included in the Conference Papers section of the website.
By submitting my abstract to TAC for consideration I understand that, if accepted, my detailed application will become the property of the Transportation Association of Canada (TAC), which is entitled to publish the final version. I also give distribution rights to my presentation post-conference.
I confirm that approval from my employer and/or client(s) has been received. TAC reserves the right to pull a submission if it has been submitted on false premises. Any and all costs related to travel to the conference are the sole responsibility of the author.