Over 140 attended ALPAR’s 34th annual awards banquet on May 4 and a groovy time was had by all! Twelve awardees were recognized for outstanding achievements in recycling and litter prevention in Alaska in 2016-17. ALPAR always has a theme for the event and this year celebrated the “Summer of Love Alaska!” which also marked the 50th anniversary of the famed “Summer of Love” in 1967. Awardees attended from Anchorage, Palmer, Wasilla, Nome and Yakutat. Mears Middle School was honored with the award for Outstanding School Recycling Program.
Check out the slide show and the full listing of all our exceptional award winners here!