The announcement, and Middletown’s bronze certification, was made at the CCM annual conference of in November. The awards ceremony, attended by hundreds of municipal leaders from across the state, marked the completion of the first year of Sustainable CT, a statewide initiative that inspires and supports efficient, resilient and inclusive practices at the local level, according to the press release.

Middletown’s ccrtification and plaque will be officially presented to the city by Sustainable CT at the Jan. 7 Common Council meeting at City Hall. The mayor and two councilors serving on Middletown’s Clean Energy Task Force, Gerald Daley and Deborah Kleckowski, will receive the plaque.