Environmental Hero Awards

Two Bobcaygeon residents have been honored as Environmental heroes.

During a special Council meeting held in Bobcaygeon on Tuesday, Richard Fedy and John Bush were presented with 2018 Environmental Hero Awards.

Since 2013, both have been co-presidents of Environmental Action Bobcaygeon, an environmental organization that has spearheaded many leaderships projects for the community.

Richard and John have also assisted with multiple initiatives such as the Kawartha Lakes Healthy Environment Plan, the Urban Forest Strategic Plan, the Active Transportation Plan, the Bobcaygeon Beach Park Master Plan and the Canal Street Improvement Plan.

As well, the two are hard at work helping to update environment-friendly infrastructure for Bobcaygeon, such as contributing to a $24,000 grant application for cycling infrastructure and on-going work with Impact 32.