Green Parking Council Platinum Launch Partner Propark Wins Sustainability Award

The Green Parking Council (GPC) recently announced that one of its platinum launch partners, Propark America, has been recognized by the MetroHartford Alliance and the Hartford Business Journal as a 2011 Business Champion for Excellence in Sustainability.
Propark America continues to help pioneer the movement toward environmental sustainability within the parking sector, said Marc Alt, executive director of the GPC. The Green Parking Council appreciates the fact that our launch partners put into place real, tangible initiatives that are a positive step forward for the industry.

Propark was one of the first parking companies to become a platinum launch partner of the GPC and has multiple GPC demonstrator sites across the country, including Canopy Airport Parking, which is billed as one of the worlds greenest parking facilities. The company also installs Juice Bar electric vehicle charging stations in select facilities, in addition to recycling stations, tire inflation stations and energy efficient lighting.

The MetroHartford Alliance and the Hartford Business Journal 2011 Business Champion for Excellence in Sustainability award that was presented to Propark was officially recognized and commended by the Governor of the State of Connecticut, Dannel P. Malloy.

The Green Parking Council (GPC) is a nonprofit organization providing leadership and oversight for the green conversion of parking facilities to sustainable, environmentally responsible assets. GPC is dedicated to expanding green parking practices and environmental services through its Certified Green Garage rating system. GPC encourages new, alternative parking practices and exceptional industry transformation through creative thought and ingenuity. By challenging garage owners and managers to collaborate and create open-sourced, sustainable best practices, the parking industry can positively impact the environment.

Propark America is one of the nations leading parking companies, providing full and limited service parking solutions for medical centers, office buildings, retail centers, airports, universities, municipal facilities, residential buildings and hotels. Headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, Propark operates more than 400 locations in convenient markets across the United States.
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