Nominations sought for beautiful homes

DOWNEY - The city of Downey is now accepting nominations for its Spring Beautification Awards, which honors homeowners who have taken the extra step to beautify their property.Homes will be judged on property maintenance, use of landscaping, overall general appearance and impact on the neighborhood. Houses should be ready for judging by March 1; only the house's exterior will be judged. Winners will receive a recognition sign suitable for mounting, along with certificates from local elected officials. An awards ceremony is scheduled for June 9 at City Hall. For more information, or for a nomination form, call Keep Downey Beautiful at (562) 904-7159.

********** Published: March 3, 2011 - Volume 9 - Issue 46