Of the 143 projects entered in PLANET's 39th Annual Environmental Improvement Awards, 105 were recognized with an award.
More than 100 landscape projects recognized for environmental improvement
The Professional Landcare Network (PLANET) announced the recipients of PLANET’s 39th Annual Environmental Improvement Awards. Of the 143 projects entered in this year’s awards program, 105 were recognized with an award. The awards breakdown includes four Decade Awards, 48 Grand Awards, 32 Merit Awards, and 21 Distinction Awards.
The awards program, which is open to only PLANET members, reflects the association’s commitment to creating and preserving the beauty of the landscape and is designed to reward independent landscape, lawn care, and interior plantscaping professionals who execute superior projects.
Special thanks to the judges Bruce Moore Jr., Eastern Land Management, Inc., Will Spiegelberg, CLP, of Spiegelberg Landscape Design, Inc., and Brad Tabke, CLP, of Quercus Landscapes, Inc., as well as Awards Committee Chair Bruce Allentuck, Allentuck Landscaping Company and Awards Committee Co-chair Bill Horn, CLP, CLT, American Civil Constructors, Inc.
Through a special multimedia show, award recipients will be honored at the PLANET Green Industry Conference Awards Banquet on October 25, 2008, in Louisville, Kentucky.
Decade, Grand, Merit, and Distinction Award recipients are listed below.
DECADE AWARD RECIPIENTS
John Mini Distinctive Landscapes Congers, NY Project: Hyatt Regency Greenwich Interior Maintenance Decade Award
BRICKMAN Bound Brook, NJ Project: Ortho McNeil Pharmaceutical Exterior Landscape Management Decade Award Supplier Recognition: Kube Pak Greenhouse; OLM, Inc.
KCS Landscape Management, Inc. Falls Church, VA Project: Dulles Corner Exterior Landscape Management Decade Award