Memorial Beautification Award was established in 1974 and is judged by the
Beautification & Environmental Advisory Committee with the endorsement
of the Melbourne City Council. The recipient is awarded $100 and is named
on a plaque displayed in the Leisure Services Department at the Eau Gallie
This award is
given to recognize an outstanding contribution to the City of Melbourne by
an individual, group or organization and will be presented when in the
opinion of the judges, an achievement is worthy of the intent of the
Inspiring public planting projects, civic plantings
incorporating principles of landscape design and including the City’s
planting theme, protecting plants on State conservation lists, city-wide
or area-wide cleanups; establishment of nature trails, re-cycling
program, protecting trees or any similar activity benefiting the ecology
(i.e. reclamation of disturbed areas or eradication of non-native
invasive plant life).
locations may need to be reviewed by the City or other appropriate
Proof of accomplishment may consist of reports,
documentation, pictures (before and after) or other evidence.
Material is to be complete with no loose items. Include pictures and
other supporting data. The submittal will not be returned. Mail to:
City of Melbourne, Leisure Services Department, 1551 Highland Avenue,
Melbourne, Florida 32935
Entries to be received by the Melbourne Beautification
and Environmental Advisory Committee before March 1st. The
work may have been accomplishment during the current year (January to
December) or a continuation from the proceeding year.
For additional information,
the Parks Division at (321) 953-6230.
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