The City of Brookings Best Residential Yard of the Month Award for August goes to Dena and Ron Manley for their property on Vista Ridge Dr. and the Best Commercial Yard of the Month Award goes to the Brookings Dairy Queen on Chetco Ave.

The City issues the awards from May to September each year to recognize the most-attractive residential and commercial landscaping inside the city limits. Those honored receive a $50 credit on their water bill or their annual business license fee, as well as a commemorative certificate and a sign posted on their property declaring their award-winning status.

The City of Brookings is accepting nominations from the public for its annual “Yard of the Month” awards program. Eligible properties must be located within the city limits. Nominations may be made by email, or phone, to Rita Ritz at, or at 541-469-1102; or to Lauri Ziemer, at, or at 541-469-1103.


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