The Town of Hamden Clean & Green Commission is currently accepting nominations for the 2020 Orchid Award. Each year the commission honors a business or person who has significantly improved the physical appearance of our Town. This may be accomplished through landscaping, preservation, or exceptionally environmentally-aware business practices. Previous recipients include Bear Path Preserve, Friends of Brooksvale Park and last years’ winner, Whitneyville Garden Committee. The award will be presented by the Mayor at the Town of Hamden Earth Day Celebration, which will be held on Saturday, April 4 at the Hamden Middle School. Nominations should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5 p.m. on March 13, 2020. Please include nominee name, location, and a summary of their contribution.