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Posted on: April 11, 2023

Get the Garden Glory You Deserve!

8455 Skokie

Property owners planning their 2023 garden are encouraged to check out the updated Skokie Beautification Awards program, which now highlights sustainable practices that will help make our community a better place to live. Winners will receive an awards certificate and/or a yard sign during the October Beautification Awards ceremony, and winning yard photos are posted on our website. 2023 nominations are due by July 15.

New Special Awards include:

  • Pollinator Pantry.  Add food for local pollinators to your front yard and be a Pollinator Protector!
  • Edible Garden.  Does your front yard include food for humans like herbs, fruit, or vegetables?  Integrated plantings and/or separated edible planting qualify to win.
  • Skokie’s Best.  The Top 5 very best gardens in Skokie are eligible for special recognition!  

Check out the Beautification and Improvement Committee website for more information.

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