Keep Blount Beautiful and the Blount County Council of Garden Clubs will host the 16th year of BRAVO! Awards. The yearly event praises local businesses for their landscaping and beautification efforts. Attractive businesses reflect a positive image to Blount County citizens and visitors.
Nominations are in and winners are being selected. Nominations are: Fairview Elementary, Mountain National Bank, Countryside Veterinary Services, Razberries Boutique, Dancing Bear Lodge, The Barn in Townsend, Clayton Homes Corporate Offices, Tyson Centre & William Blount High School. Two businesses are being recognized for the building reuse: Capitol Coffee & Theater and The Market at Washington & High.
The event is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on June 4 at R.T. Lodge, located at 1406 Wilkinson Pike Maryville to congratulate the winners of the Keep Blount Beautiful award. Tickets can be purchased for $25 by calling Keep Blount Beautiful at 681-4809 or email firstname.lastname@example.org my March 25th, 2009.
Award recipients will receive a plaque for permanent display inside the office and outdoor signs will designate the prize-winning properties for one year.
Keep Blount Beautiful is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization located in the Foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. Our mission is to improve our community by encouraging litter prevention, waste reduction, and beautification. For more information visit www.keepblountbeautiful.org.