KY EXCEL Members Recognized for Environmental Stewardship

Environmental stewards were honored Jan. 25 by the Division of Compliance Assistance (DCA) at the 2017 KY EXCEL Member Celebration in Lexington, Ky.

KY EXCEL offiimg_1950cials of the Ky. Dept. for Environmental Protection recognized the hard work and environmental achievements that allKY EXCEL members have accomplished in 2016, and over the past 10 years.

The evening was filled with networking opportunities, chances to see what other environmental leaders are doing with the state, highlights of KY EXCEL accomplishments and a tour of the event’s host, the Locust Trace AgriScience Center. The tour featured all that makes this facility “green.”

Locust Trace AgriScience Center is the newest career and technical high school in Lexing
ton, with energy-efficiency and other environmental features being keimg_1972y factors in the facility design and agriculture being the educational focus. Since 2015, this facility has been a proud KY EXCEL Advocate member.