Smith honored for work in recycling
by Dustin Melchior, The Ironton Tribune
year's Kudos for Caring award from the Lawrence-Scioto Solid
Waste Management District went to Chris Smith of South Point.
year we recognize an outstanding individual, group or organization
for their efforts in recycling, cleanup litter prevention,
or a project that has a positive impact," Dan Palmer, director
of the district, said. "He does a lot for the community
and he's very active. We chose the right person."
who is a state trooper and helped establish People for the
Point, is on the South Point village council, and sets up
cleanups and other events throughout the county, Palmer
said. He also calls things into the district that he sees
to help keep the county clean.
presented the award to Smith at a surprise celebration ceremony
with family, friends and coworkers Wednesday afternoon at
the Chamber of Commerce.
honored to be given this award," Smith said. "Everything
I do is a group effort and I appreciate all that help me
in all the groups that I'm in."
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