June 16, 2014

Aquarion Water Company announced the winners of the fourth annual Aquarion Environmental Champion Awards at a ceremony held in Bridgeport June 7. For the fourth year in a row, the awards program accepted nominations from across the state in four categories: Business (Large and Small), Non-Profit Organization, Adult and Student (Grade 9-12). The awards recognize volunteer projects that have significantly contributed to the improvement of environmental quality.

Winners: United Technologies Corporation Hartford; $2,500 grant to environmental non-profit of its choice; Tara Farm Rescue of Coventry; $2,500 grant to environmental non-profit of its choice; Connecticut River Watershed Council of Middletown and Falls Village’s Housatonic Valley Regional High School’s Environmental Science Class; $2,500 grant; Laurie Doss of Kent; $2,500 grant to environmental non-profit of her choice; Anuj Sisodiya of Trumbull High School; $1,000 award. For details, www.aquarionwater.com.