Community pride design nominations open



Nominations are now being accepted for the 15th Community Pride Design Awards.

The awards recognize outstanding projects that show quality development and community enhancement. More than 100 projects have been recognized since the awards started in 1996.

Winners include every type of development: residential, commercial, industrial, public and environmental restoration efforts.

Projects completed between Jan. 1, 2010, and June 30, 2011, are eligible. A public awards ceremony will be held in November.

Nomination forms are available online at or by calling 360-397-2375, ext. 4165. Nominations close at 5 p.m. Aug. 15.