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Lt. Governor Quinn honors 26 residents with Environmental Hero Awards

CHICAGO - December 30, 2008.  Lt. Governor Pat Quinn presented the 2008 Environmental Hero Awards to Illinois residents, schools and groups to honor their commitment to the Land of Lincoln's environmental well-being. 

Lt. Governor Quinn's office presents the 2008 Green Government Awards

SPRINGFIELD - December 12, 2008.  The 2008 Green Government Awards were presented to state agencies that have demonstrated a commitment to green practices during the Sustainable Government Symposium.

Lt. Governor Quinn's office hosts a public forum on sustainable schools in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD - December 3, 2008.  Lt. Governor Quinn's office hosted a public forum focusing on the significance of school location and walkability.

Lt. Governor Pat Quinn applauds the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives for plugging in instead of fueling up!

SPRINGFIELD - November 12, 2008. Lt. Governor Pat Quinn joined with Prairie Power, Inc. and the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives to recognize the co-op's participation in a plug-in hybrid electric vehicle project and presented the association with an Environmental Hero Award.