Nominations Being Accepted for 2017 Residential & Business Beautification Awards

First Place 2016 Business

First Place Residential 2016

Second Place Residential 2016






Date:  June 12, 2017

Contact:  Ann Marie Meisch, 231-724-6705


Nominations Being Accepted for

Residential & Business Beautification Awards

The City of Muskegon in conjunction with the Neighborhood Associations is now accepting nominations for Landscape Beautification awards through June 30, 2017.


  • All entries must be original work (no professional landscapers)
  • Overall landscape plan of yard and garden must utilize use of color
  • Fits the architecture of the house
  • Originality
  • Lawn Upkeep
  • Landscaping of area & garden
  • Overall beauty of entire property – including front, back, & side yards

Awards will be given for 1st Place, 2nd Place, 3rd Place, Most Unique, & Honorable Mention. Nominate a Residence Online Here

Printable Residence Nomination Form: Beautification Nomination 2017.pdf

This year also marks the third year of Business Beautification Awards.  Residents, businesses, and organizations are invited to submit nominations.  Criteria follows the same format but judging will take place on the exterior appearance of the building as well recognizing many businesses may not have spaces to landscape. Nominate a Business Online Here

Printable Business Nomination Form: Beautification Nomination 2017.pdf

“Nominating a home and/or business is a great way to recognize a homeowner/business who puts the time and effort to beautify their property,” stated City Manager, Frank Peterson.

Nominate someone today!