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Home Beautification Award

Created on 5/7/2019 11:23:42 AM
Deadline to enter your home for a chance to win one of two "Home Beautification Awards" this year is Monday, July 15th.
The City's Home Beautification Award is a friendly and spirited annual competition among Independence residents who share a love for landscape, plants, gardening and general home upkeep.

Submissions will consider the following aspects of landscape design, including curb appeal, visible maintenance of the property, combination of live plant material, originality and friendliness of the environment.

Submission Guidelines:
  1. Any resident in the City of Independence is eligible to enter.
  2. Residences being nominated must have prior approval by the homeowner.
  3. Two Categories: Owner Maintained and Contractor Maintained.
  4. Applications are available online on the City's website or can be picked up at the Civic Center.
  5. Three (3) photos of various aspects of the property are to be submitted with the application.
  6. For Questions, please call the Community Services Department at 216.524.7373.