Green Government Challenge

2014 VML Certified Green Governments


Platinum Certified 175- 200 pts
City of Alexandria
Arlington County
City of Charlottesville

James City County
City of Newport News

City of Richmond

City of Roanoke
City of Virginia Beach


Gold Certified 150-174 pts

Albemarle County
Town of Blacksburg
City of Petersburg 
Town of Purcellville
York County


Silver Certifed 125-149 pts

Town of Bluefield

City of Fairfax

Town of Purcellville 

Town of Vienna

Green Certified 100-124 pts

Town of Ashland

Town of Herndon

City of Lynchburg



Cash awards sponsored by MoseleyArchitects and Trane


2009 Winners

 Population under 15,000

1st Place -- Town of Purcellville

2nd Place -- Town of Vienna

3rd Place -- Town of Front Royal


Population 15,001 - 90,000

1st Place -- Town of Leesburg

2nd Place -- York County

3rd Place -- City of Lynchburg


Population greater than 90,000

1st Place (tie) -- Albemarle County

1st Place (tie) -- Arlington County

3rd Place -- City of Norfolk


2008 Winners

 Population over 90,000

1st Place (tie) -- Loudoun County

1st Place (tie) -- City of Roanoke

3rd Place -- City of Alexandria


Population 15,001 - 90,000

1st Place -- City of Charlottesville

2nd Place -- Town of Blacksburg

3rd Place -- James City County


Population under 15,000

1st Place -- City of Williamsburg

2nd Place -- Town of Dayton

3rd Place (tie) -- City of Falls Church

3rd Place (tie) -- Town of Abingdon


Green Tips
Be careful not to overheat or overcool rooms. In the winter, set your thermostat at 68 degrees in daytime, and 55 degrees at night. In the summer, keep it at 78.

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