Award Information

Huntsville Alabama Beautification Awards

 Thank you for your support of this program and for helping to keep Huntsville beautiful!

What is the award?
The Beautification Board of Huntsville, Alabama sponsors the Beautification Awards in partnership with the City of Huntsville's Green Team. The recognition is awarded annually following a rigorous judging of the landscaping of nominated properties.  Award winners are honored at an awards ceremony and  a Beautification Award sign is placed on winning properties near the curb at the front entrance.

 Who is eligible?
Any commercial or public business property (including government buildings) within the city limits of Huntsville Alabama may be nominated.  The major components of the landscaped area must have been installed for at least one year.  The “public” areas of apartment complexes, condominiums, townhome developments, residential subdivisions, schools, hospitals and churches may be nominated; private residences are
not eligible.

 Landscape contractors must have required licenses. 

 All professional landscapers working in the city of Huntsville  need to go to the City Inspection office and get the landscaping license.  They will need a certificate from the State Agriculture Department for landscaping and general liability insurance  -  questions? Call: 256-427-5331. 


What are the judging criteria?

Properties will be judged on: First Impression, Originality, Distinction, Design, Selection and Quality of Plants (Trees, Shrubs, Flowers, Grass, Ground Cover), Maintenance, Hardscape Design & Maintenance, Litter Control.  Everything viewed from the curb and/or street address will be judged and judges will be driven around the entire property.  Please email us for a copy of the current judging form.

How do I submit a nomination?
Please Click Here to find out how to enter a property

Huntsville Beautification Board
PO Box 738
Huntsville AL 35804