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Water Department Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 13, 2003
CONTACT
Racquel Vasquez
(619)533-7556
   

Outstanding Young Artists Honored for Winning
Third Annual Water Conservation Poster Contest

San Diego - City of San Diego Mayor Dick Murphy, Councilmember Donna Frye and the entire San Diego City Council will proudly acknowledge the creative efforts of the 18 elementary school students who were the winners of the Third Annual Water Conservation Poster Contest at an awards presentation, Tuesday, May 13, 2003 at 2 p.m. in the City Administration Building Council Chambers. The Poster Contest, which is held each year by the City of San Diego Water Department, provides a focal point for teachers to talk with their students about the importance of conserving water. This year's theme, "Water Conservation, My Way of Life," gave thousands of student the opportunity to artistically illustrate meaningful water conservation messages.

The Mayor and City Council will present each winner with an awards package. Each awards package includes a U.S. Savings Bond, four tickets to the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center and a certificate of excellence; a list of the winners is on the accompanying page. The City Administration Building is located at 202 C Street in downtown San Diego.

Winning posters will be on display May 26-30, 2003 in the lobby of the City Administration Building. In addition, the winning posters will be featured in the San Diego County Fair's Kids Best display June 13 - July 6, 2003. For more information about the third Annual Water Conservation Poster Contest, call the City of San Diego Water Department at (619) 533-7556 or via e-mail at [email protected].

THIRD ANNUAL WATER CONSERVATION POSTER CONTEST WINNERS2003

Third Place:
Second Place:
First Place:
CAMERON ROGERS, First Grade, Hearst Elementary School
PRAVIN WILKINS, First Grade, Hearst Elementary School
HANNAH BODIE, First Grade, Hearst Elementary School
Third Place:
Second Place:
First Place:
MICHAEL JARRELL, Second Grade, Home School
BRAHM DUCKWORTH, Second Grade, Silver Gate Elementary School
JOHANNA DIAZ, Second Grade, Silver Gate Elementary School
Third Place:
Second Place:
First Place:
AMY ISHIGURO, Third Grade, Torrey Pines Elementary School
CHRISTINE LI, Third Grade, Park Village Elementary School
NICOLE PARVINI, Third Grade, Holmes Elementary School
Third Place:
Second Place:
First Place:
CAMERON PARVINI, Fifth Grade, Holmes Elementary School
MIKAELA McLEISH, Fifth Grade, Torrey Pines Elementary School
KAYLYN VILLANUEVA, Fifth Grade, Bay Park Elementary School
Third Place:
Second Place:
First Place:
ANDY HUSS, Sixth Grade, Grant Elementary School
JESSICA TAMES, Sixth Grade, Emory Elementary School
OLIVIA CHING, Sixth Grade, Francis Parker Middle School
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