Archived News Release from 2004
For Immediate Release
Deadline Approaching for Mayor's Beautification Awards
Redwood City, CA - June 15 , 2004 - June 30th is the deadline for submitting applications for the 2004 Mayor's Beautification Awards program! Click here for application form.
Now in its 16th consecutive year, the Mayor's Beautification Awards is an exciting opportunity to recognize residents, non-profit organizations, and businesses for their civic pride in beautifying our community and making Redwood City a better, more attractive place to live and work. The deadline for entries is June 30, 2004, and judging will be completed by the end of July. Applications are available by calling the above contact number, by visiting at City Hall (1017 Middlefield Road), or online.
As a community, the way in which we use, improve, and maintain our homes, landscaping, buildings, and gardens expresses an image of Redwood City . The Mayor's Beautification Awards help to promote and enhance this image both within Redwood City , and beyond our borders. The awards show our neighbors and visitors that Redwood City recognizes the importance and value of keeping our City beautiful.
The Mayor's Beautification Award program is sponsored by the City's Pride and Beautification committee, and is designed to recognize the efforts of residents, non-profit agencies, and businesses to maintain or improve Redwood City neighborhoods. The program encourages attractive structural and landscaping improvements in our community. Single- or multi-family residences, apartment complexes, home owners associations, and non-profit or commercial properties are eligible.
A panel of volunteer judges will prescreen the entries, and the final selection process will include a site visit to the top entries. Categories include best architectural design, remodel, historical restoration; most beautiful garden or landscape; best compatible building and garden or landscape; and more. In fact, if your entry doesn't exactly fit into one of the categories, applicants can make their own.
Entering the Mayor's Beautification Awards program is an easy and fun way to demonstrate neighborhood and civic pride, and help to connect with the community of Redwood City . Applicants may call the number above for more information or to get an application, or visit Redwood City 's website at www.redwoodcity.org where there is additional information about the City and its services, the community, recreation programs, education, City government, and local business.
Deanna La Croix
Office of the City Manager