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City of Southfield recognizes 2013 Community Pride Award winners

The city of Southfield recognized the beautification efforts of residents, neighborhoods, schools, condominiums and apartments at the annual Community Pride Awards program on October 7.

The program’s goal is to give recognition to individual homeowners, neighborhoods, condominiums and apartments that have gone the extra mile in their respective beautification efforts. Almost 50 winners were selected from over 120 nominations through an intensive judging process. This year’s judges included: Roy Bell, Canterbury Gardens; Harvey Goldstein, Woodvale Condominiums; Gloria Hardy, Ravines Civic Association; Yvonne Jones, Mt. Vernon Civic Association; and Jonathon Adams, Southfield Parks and Garden Club. All winners were awarded certificates of recognition, DVD’s of the program, and Community Pride Awards Winner lawn signs to acknowledge their sustained efforts in keeping Southfield beautiful. The annual program is sponsored by Southfield’s Neighborhood and Information Center (a division of Community Relations) and the Southfield Parks and Garden Club.

The 2013 Southfield Community Pride Award winners included:

George & Betty Armenio; Gene & Diane Cross; Mr. & Mrs. Gregory Dean; Eric & Gloria Hardy; William & Carol Hardy; Bobbie & Percy Hentrel; Vencie & Julia Jackson; Noah & Audrey King; William & Linda McCray; Henry & Ruth Meadows; Peter & Cynthia Osborne; Malvin & Lorine Porter; Larry & Dorothy Richardson; Doris Rodgers-McKinney; Calvin Southern; Herman & Cleveria Stickland; and Donna Washington.

Tammy Bankston; Thomas & Christine Bouck; Carl & Regina Frakes; Cephus and Chanita Hicks; David & Anna Jenkins; Isaac & Nettie Mitchell; Barbara Pugh; Sherry Scaife; Felix and Barbara Seldon; Mrs. Sherr; Ira and Florene Smithl; Jerry & Janet Steinard; and Ralph & Ruby Wilson.

1. Ravines Civic Association
2. Evergreen Trails Improvement Association 

1. Ravines Civic Association
2. Beacon Square Civic Association
3. Green Dolphin Square Association

1. The Kensington at Beverly Hills Apartments
2. Country Corner Apartments
3. Colony Park Apartments 

1. 5000 Town Center Condo Association
2. Shevington Manor Condo Association
3. Walnut Grove Villas Condo Association/Wellington Place Manors Condo Association (tie)

1. Chanticleer Condo Association
2. Kingswood Place Condo Association
3. Park Place at Town Center Condo Association

1. Church of the Transfiguration
2. Hope United Methodist Church
3. St. George Romanian Orthodox Cathedral 

1. Birney Middle School
2. Southfield Christian School

For more information, call the City of Southfield Neighborhood & Information Center at (248) 796-5140.

Posted on Thursday, October 10, 2013 (Archive on Tuesday, December 31, 2013)