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|Chesapeake’s Notable Yards Contest
||March 20, 2017
||8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
||Parks, Recreation and Tourism Administrative Office Map it
1224 Progressive Drive
2017 Chesapeake’s Notable Yards Contest
Nomination Deadline is May 31
Nominate your own or your neighbor’s yard for the 2017 Chesapeake Notable Yard Contest. Nominations can be made online at www.cityofchesapeake.net/CEIC or by calling 757-382-6411. Yards that are professionally maintained are not eligible.
One winner will be selected from each Chesapeake school district. Winners will receive a $50 gift certificate from White’s Old Mill Garden Center, a Chesapeake’s Notable Yards sign will be posted in the yard for one month and a certificate of achievement will be presented to the homeowner.
Judges are looking for:
- Visual appeal and garden design
- Healthy lawn practices
- Native trees, shrubs and flowers
- Food gardens and/or wildlife habitat
- Rainwater harvesting and runoff control
- Bonus: Active in the community
When: Nomination Deadline is May 31, 2017
Judging will be completed in June | Winners will be announced in July
Where: Throughout the City of Chesapeake
Who: Open to Chesapeake residents
Information: Chesapeake Parks, Recreation and Tourism, 382-6411, www.cityofchesapeake.net/CEIC or firstname.lastname@example.org