Green Neighbors Program

The Clark County Green Neighbors Program was developed and is maintained by Clark County Solid Waste and Environmental Outreach to assist citizens with developing more sustainable lifestyles and building a strong environmental community in Clark County. Solid waste regional planning and programs are a cooperative effort of Battle Ground, Camas, Clark County, La Center, Ridgefield, Vancouver, Washougal, and Yacolt. Funding for this project provided by a grant from the Washington State Department of Ecology.

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Announcing the 3rd Annual Green Awards!

The Green Awards is an annual event where awards made from recycled materials are presented to our community's best environmental champions of the previous year. Awards are given to three outstanding individuals and three local businesses that are all doing great sustainability work in Clark County.

We are excited to announce that the 2019 Green Awards will be hosted by an improv group from Curious Comedy Theater, making this the most unique awards event around! Sit back, grab a slice of pizza, laugh, and celebrate our community; all in the name of sustainability!

Admission is FREE!  We'll follow up the evening with a reception around the corner at Trusty Brewing!

March 20th, 2019
Doors Open: 5 PM

Program: 6 - 7:30 PM
Reception: 7:30 - 8:30 PM

Location: Kiggins Theatre (1011 Main Street, Vancouver)

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Green Awards

Green Apple Award

This award is presented to an individual that works in schools and educates kids to be mindful and to practice sustainability. See the 2018 Winner.

Green Business Award

These awards are presented to one small (25 employees or less), one large (26 employees or more), and one non-profit or government Green Business in Clark County that demonstrate innovative sustainability in all of their business practices. See the 2018 Winners.

Green Neighbor Award

This award is given to celebrate the work of a volunteer that goes beyond the norm to serve the community through the Green Neighbors program. See the 2018 Winner.

“MCR” Superstar

This award is given to a Master Composter Recycler (MCR) volunteer that goes above the call to action, serving communities throughout Clark County by teaching about composting and recycling. Learn more about the MCR program.


Emcee: Curious Comedy

For this year's Green Awards, a group of improv comedians from Curious Comedy Theater will be taking the reins and presenting their 'eco-conscious' improv. The troop will be interviewing leaders of Clark County's green programs with hilarious late-night TV flare. Their fun and family friendly environmental improv is something you don't want to miss! Remember, admission is free!

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