I would like to thank all the students who contributed to the New York State Senate’s Earth Day Poster Contest. This year we received many outstanding posters that exemplify the creativity of the young people in the 2ndSenatorial District.
Each entry from my District displayed tremendous originality and vision as well as obvious concern for the ecological future of our communities and our state. I am proud of everyone's work and encourage you to continue to study and learn more about the serious challenges that face our environment.
Thank you to everyone who participated in this year event. Thanks also to the families and teachers whose dedication and involvement in this event provided the encouragement for you to be creative and participate in the 2012 Earth Day Poster Contest.
I am pleased to announce that the winner of the 2012 Earth Day Poster Contest from my District is: