CityScape Honors 15 Projects with Beautification Awards
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Youngstown CityScape has announced the winners of its 11th annual Beautification Awards, a list that includes the Barnes & Noble and Edge student housing development at Youngstown State University.
The winners were honored last night at a reception at DeYor Performing Arts Center downtown.
“It may be a multi-million dollar development or simply an exceptionally beautiful lawn in a neighborhood,” said executive director Sharon Letson in a release. “CityScape’s awards are a small way for us to say ‘thank you’ to others who are committed to making a difference in helping Youngstown look inviting.”
Awards were given in three categories: business, community and residential.
Winners in the business category were:
- Mike Gibson, Gibson Works Property Art.
- U-Pull-it, Youngstown U-Pull-It Albert Street Beautification.
- Hallmark Campus Communities and Fortress Real Estate Co., The Edge student apartments and Barnes & Noble bookstore.
Winners in the community category were:
- Mahoning County Land Bank, Land Bank-Neighborhood Association beautification projects.
- Youngstown Fire Department, Mahoning Ave Bridge Firefighter Memorial.
- YMCA of Youngstown, Central Branch renovation.
- Northeast Homeowners & Concerned Citizens, McGuffey Road Pocket.
- Students Motivated By The Arts, Ohio One Building renovation.
- Hope Veterans Memorial Park Committee, Mt. Hope Veterans Memorial Park.
Winners in the residential category were:
- Mary Tourvas, 1615 Erie St.
- Sharon Kelly, 477 Redondo.
- Joe and Jill Miner, 149 N. Richview Ave.
- Maxine Ceto, 2139 Volney Road.
- The Mitchell Family, 106 W. LeClede Ave.
- Francisco Camacho and Norma Ralat, 3204 Shirley Road.
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