Black previously served as the organization's deputy executive director and had been acting as interim executive director since the retirement of Michael Mirra.
Antoinette Alexander is a South Sound Business contributor.
The energy conservation measures are expected to yield a savings of more than 141,000 therms, which is the equivalent of heating 235 homes in a year.
The EPA will award grants in each of its 10 regions, for no less than $50,000 and no more than $100,000 each, for a total of 30 to 40 grants nationwide.
The group creates policies supporting the ongoing development of arts programs and projects in Tacoma.
The program annually recognizes local governments and their partners for exceptional work implementing the state’s Growth Management Act.
The awards recognize local athletes, coaches, sports enthusiasts, and game changers in the community.
The Credit Union National Association has awarded Kitsap Credit Union the 2021 Dora Maxwell Social Responsibility Community Service Award and the 2021 Louise Herring Philosophy-in-Action Member Service Award.
Aimed at dreaming up better ways of dealing with COVID, the “What The World Needs Now: A Dreamathon” campaign is a partnership between artists, the African American Health Board, the Washington Community Alliance, and other entities.