Huntington received a special recognition in its population category in the Overall Impression category Saturday night at the national America in Bloom awards ceremony in Orlando, Fla.
HUNTINGTON — Huntington representatives won't come home from the America in Bloom symposium empty-handed after the city earned its first award Thursday evening.
HUNTINGTON -- Huntington officials will learn this weekend if a large volunteer effort to beautify the city will result in recognition from a nationally-renowned awards competition.
Cabell County Commissioners unanimously gave approval to the Huntington Garden Club's landscaping plan for an area in front of the courthouse.
HUNTINGTON -- Many downtown Huntington businesses chose to participate in the Huntington In Bloom effort as part of the America In Bloom in competition.
With judges expected to arrive in Huntington on Wednesday evening, volunteers got to work Sunday afternoon in one last effort to spruce up the city for the America in Bloom competition.
HUNTINGTON -- Huntington in Bloom officials are seeking volunteers to help clean up the downtown Sunday, July 7, before America in Bloom judges arrive next week.
HUNTINGTON -- After months of preparation, Huntington officials say they are ready for two visiting judges to evaluate the city's beautification efforts this week.
Huntington in Bloom is a citywide effort to increase civic engagement and improve the quality of life in Huntington by encouraging individuals to get involved in: floral displays, landscaping, urban forestry, environmental initiatives, historic preservation, and litter and graffiti removal. In July, a group of renowned judges will visit Huntington as part of a national contest.
Huntington in Bloom officials are seeking volunteers to help clean up the downtown Sunday, July 7, before America in Bloom judges arrive next week.