Park Forest Recognized as 3-STAR Community by STAR Communities Network

STAR Communities three star award
Director of Communications Jason Miller takes a picture Monday night of the Village Board with the STAR network’s 3-STAR Community Award. (Photo: Gary Kopycinski)

Washington, D.C.-(ENEWSPF)- The Village of Park Forest joined the STAR network as a Leadership Community in January 2014. As a member of the Leadership Program, the Village worked towards certification with a cohort of other communities from across the country.

On April 16, 2015, Park Forest received recognition as a 3-STAR Community.

Mayor Ostenburg gave special credit to Sustainability Coordinator Sarah Coulter.

STAR Communities is a nonprofit organization that works to evaluate, improve and certify sustainable communities.

Source: http://www.starcommunities.org/