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 2013 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 10, 2013 and a reception at the McHenry Museum on Wednesday, September 18, 2013. The 2012 winners included Boyett Petroleum, Center for Human Services, Community Business College, Community Hospice, Memorial Medical Center and Modesto Junk Company. Applications are available by calling the Solid Waste Division at (209) 577-5495. Applications are due no later than August 15, 2013.

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