Immediate Release: March 1, 2023

The Parkland Airshed Management Zone (PAMZ) is pleased to announce that its Blue Skies Awards 2023 program is now accepting nominations!

Award recipients will be recognized at an in-person ceremony on June 22nd, 2023. The ceremony will showcase a video airing their achievements.

These awards recognize individuals and organizations taking exemplary steps to improve air quality in the PAMZ region. The awards recognize achievements in:

  • Innovation and application of technology to reduce energy use and air pollution.
  • Environmental protection activities that reduce air pollution, conserve energy, or protect environmental health.
  • Public education and outreach activities that reduce air pollution to protect and promote a healthy environment.

If you know of an individual, business, educational institution, local government agency or not-for-profit organization whose exemplary actions occur in the PAMZ region, you are encouraged to nominate them or yourself. Nomination forms are available at   Please submit all nominations to [email protected] by April 14, 2023.

“We are excited to once again present the Blue Skies Awards, recognizing and celebrating those who are making a positive impact on air quality in our region; contributing to the clean air we all value,” said PAMZ Executive Director Kevin Warren.

For more information about the Blue Skies Awards and the June 22, 2023 awards ceremony, please visit or contact Sarah MacLeod at [email protected].