TACA STAR COMMUNITY PROGRAM SUBMISSION


Below you will find various questions regarding your submission to the TACA STAR program. The answers you provide will be reviewed on a quarterly basis by the TACA Industry Promotion and Marketing Committee that will make the recommendation to the Board of Directors for approval of these facilities. Should you have any questions about the program or your submission, please do not hesitate to contact us directly at the TACA offices. The following link is a PDF file which gives an overview of the program. TACA S.T.A.R. PDF


Identification about person submitting

1. Name of person submitting:*
2. Email address of person submitting:*
3. Cell phone of person submitting:*

Information about company facility

Facility address (complete):*
Facility name:*
Company:*

STAR Criteria

Hosting informational events (submit each event separately)

1. Date, time, and location of event:*
2. Description of event:*
3. Total number of people (non-employees) in attendance:*
4. Any notable municipal, elected, or community leaders in attendance:
5. Please attach any photos from the event (up to 4):*
6. Any notable discussion?

Reaching out to the Community

1. Did you hang flyers about the facility in popular areas? If so, where? When? How many?*

Please attach a copy of the flyer.
2. Mail facility updates to the surrounding areas? If so, when? How many?*

Please attach a copy of the flyer.
3. Attend city council, county, or other local civic meetings to represent the facility. If so, when? Were you listed on the agenda? Are there any web links to the presentation/testimony/comments? Please include the link with the other information:*

Please attach a copy of the agenda if you have one.
4. Post information about the facility on social media. If so, where? When? Please include link(s) to the site(s) in the details below:*
5. Availability of a community affairs liaison. If so, name, title, phone number, and email of the individual(s):

Aesthetics

1. Regular painting schedule. If so, when? Please attach up to 4 “before” and 4 “after” pictures

2. Facility landscaping or use of drought resistant landscaping. Please attach a description of the landscaping. Please attach before and after pictures.*

3. Walls that limit visuals of the operations. Please attached pictures.

Community Involvement

1. Noise reduction/management. How did you accomplish this?*
2. Traffic management. How did you accomplish this?*
3. Hiring from within the community. How many employees that use the same zip code as the facility? How many are from within the same county?*
4. Supporting local or civic activities. Do you sponsor any local or civic activities? Can you provide photo(s) or descriptions?*

5. Facility personnel holding leadership roles within the community. Does anyone working at the facility hold a leadership role within the community (church, board of directors, club, coaching, etc.). Please provide name and description of the individual and the leadership role*

Environmental Considerations

1. Dust suppression systems. If so, how is this being done? Please attached photo(s).*

2. Waste management and other sustainable efforts. Please provide a description and attach any photo(s) as needed.*

3. Recycling materials and efforts. Please provide a description and attach any photo(s) as needed.*

4. Certified by an environmental group or other regulatory body. If the facility has obtained any environmental or sustainable ratings by any other group, please attach said certification(s).*

5. Low-energy lighting. Please provide a description and attach any photo(s) as needed.*

6. Greenhouse gas reduction. Please provide a description and attach any photo(s) as needed.*

7. Water management. Please provide a description and attach any photo(s) as needed.*


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