Each year from May to September, Keep Kingsport Beautiful and sponsor Boehm Landscape, Inc. strive to recognize properties which set positive examples for beautification and cleanliness. Keep Kingsport Beautiful has divided the city into different territories and has a volunteer for each of these areas pick a winning property each month that exemplifies the following qualities: litter-free, well maintained buildings, well-groomed, good example in neighborhood.
Residential winners: Mr. Pushkas, Rivermont Circle; Mr. and Mrs. Foreman Bradley, Leaside Drive; Fred and Judy Johnson, Swannanoa Avenue; Zachary Thomas and Dustin Campbell, Bridgeforth Crossing; Chaz and Carol Payne, Summit View Court; Jerry and Susan O’Connor, Sir Echo Drive
Business winner: Blackheart Salon, Broad Street
Redevelopment winner: Town Park Lofts, West Sullivan Street
Church winner: Mountain View United Methodist Church, Orebank Road