The Mayor's Water Conservation Task Force today announced the winners of the annual "Be Waterwise" water conservation poster contest. Lincoln fifth-graders participated in the art contest, sponsored by Lincoln Water System (LWS) and the Mayor's Environmental Task Force. Lincoln City Council Chair Bennie Shobe presented the awards to the following students:
Others placing in the top ten will have their work on bookmarks. They are Halle Lafler and Whitney Cunningham of Lincoln Christian; Jacqueline Diaz De Leon Sanchez, Kaelin Ta and Stephen Gonifas of St. John's; and Natalie Diekmann and Poojasai Kona of Pyrtle Elementary. The bookmarks will be distributed at all City and school libraries.
For information on LWS and water conservation, visit water.lincoln.ne.gov.