Frisco Clean Tracks Business Program
Smart Businesses Get The Green Competitive Edge
Smart businesses take sustainability seriously. Why? Being more efficient saves you money. Being green brings you business. Having a greater understanding of your operations and their impact helps you innovate.
Testimonial from our featured business: Backcountry Herbal Apothacary
2012 Frisco Clean Tracks Businesses
Alpine Bank Green Cahmpion: Glenice Bowman
Backcountry Herbal Apothecary Green Champions: Justin and Kim Pollack
The Barnyard Green Champion: Jaime Bailey
Envy Salon Green Champion: Valerie Utaski
Holiday Inn, Green Champion:KD Adams
Stork and Bear Co, Green Champion: Mary Elaine Moore
McCrery Fine Homes, Green Champion: Mark McCrery
The Moosejaw, Green Champion: Linda Colter
Mountain Log Homes, Green Champion: Peggy Smith
Peppino’s Pizza and Subs, Green Champion: Shannon Fallon
How Does It Work?
Businesses that join the program are provided with free:
- technical assistance
- money for energy and waste improvements
- public recognition
- networking opportunities
Frisco Clean Tracks certified businesses:
- complete on-site sustainability assessment, including energy and waste assessments as needed
- identify and accomplish at least one new sustainable action that the business will achieve this year
- attend a Frisco Clean Tracks business workshop and recognition event
How Do I Sign Up?
We are no longer accepting businesses into the 2012 program. You can put yoru name on the list for 2013 though!
Download the 2012 application as or as a . Questions? Lynne Greene at the High Country Conservation Center, 518 E Main Street in Frisco, or to email@example.com.
Staff will contact you to set up a site visit.
What Green Improvements Can I Get Help With?
Here are a few examples:
- replace inefficient light bulbs
- add occupancy sensors
- improve insulation and air sealing
- add programmable thermostats
- calibrate or replace outdated appliances
- add clearly labelled recycling and composting bins
- add composting service
- improve hazardous waste disposal
- switch to environmentally friendly cleaners
- purchase post-consumer recycled products
- create incentives for re-usable bags
- create walk/bike/bus to work program
- create purchasing policies
Download The Program Overview
Frisco Clean Tracks Business Program is a partnership between the Town of Frisco and the High Country Conservation Center. The mission of the Frisco Clean Tracks initiative is to become a model mountain community committed to clean energy solutions, economic vitality, and environmental stewardship through: action, education, and inspiration.
The Frisco Clean Tracks Business Program recognizes and encourages businesses to add environmental considerations into their day to day operations. It is a voluntary program that promotes energy savings and waste reduction opportunities for businesses, which in turn also helps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Business Pledge to Implement Green Strategies
We believe a successful economy is dependent on a healthy environment. We are actively working to show our environmental responsibility to our community by committing to the following objectives: to develop and implement practices that use resources more efficiently to prevent pollution and waste to strive for continuous improvement
2012 GREEN CHAMPION PRIZE - THE SHOE INN!!!!
This business reduced their waste stream by 75% when they began composting. They used Frisco Clean Tracks money to help them replace all of their lights. They now have energy efficient LEDs and T8 fluorescents. This will save them over $600 a year in energy costs and over 6,000 kWh and 10,500 lbs of carbon annually.
This year our Green Champion Prize
, for the most energy, waste and carbon reduced goes to Shannon and Wallace from the Shoe Inn.
Look At What Frisco Clean Tracks Businesses Have Accomplished in 2011
Alpine Market and Deli
Maximum Comfort Pool and Spa
Medical Marijuana of the Rockies
Rivers Clothing Company
Rocky Mountain Coffee Roasters
Shoe Inn Boutique
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