by Amanda Irle, Staff Writer, The Decatur Daily
The Decatur Landscape and Beautification Department gave beautification awards Wednesday to 81 properties in the city, 16 more properties than last year. The recipients in various categories are:
Commercial, less than two acres: Burchfield Place; Cook’s Pest Control; Decatur Convention and Visitors Bureau; The Decatur Daily; deLoain New York Salon and Spa; Express Oil Change; Hospice of the Valley; Innovative Eyecare LLC; Lentz, Whitmire, House & Propst LLP; Drake & Murphree Family & Cosmetic Dentistry; Nephrology of North Alabama PC; North Alabama Industrial Development Board; Braswell, Pella Bella ‘410 Plaza’; Potter Eyecare; Ronald Terry Electric; Shelton Funeral Home; Talley, Mauldin & Peete PC; Temple Inc; AT&T; Cricket by the Creek; Progress Tower; French Door Day Spa; Surgery Center of Decatur.
Commercial, more than two acres: City View Estates; Decatur General Hospital; Deer Foot Estates; Greystone Properties of Decatur LLC; Longview Plaza; Parkside Plaza; Parkway Medical Center; Decatur-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce.
Churches: Central Park Baptist Church; Central United Methodist Church; Decatur Baptist Church; Decatur Christian Fellowship; First Baptist Church; First United Methodist Church; King’s Memorial United Methodist Church; Parkview Baptist Church; Somerville Road Church of Christ; Southside Baptist Church; St. John’s Episcopal Church.
Container Beauty: Blackburn, Maloney & Schuppert LLC; Baron’s; Changes Salon; Chel’den’s Gift Emporium; Elite Travel; J. Ross the Florist; The Paper Chase; Sykes Place on Bank.
Financial: Raymond James Financial Services; Bank Independent; CB&S Bank; Family Security Credit Union; Peoples Bank; Peoples Bank of North Alabama; Redstone Federal Credit Union; Regions Bank; Renasant Bank.
Government: Decatur City Hall; Fort Decatur Recreational Center; MCATS; Morgan County Commission on Aging; Morgan County Courthouse; The Old State Bank; Rose Garden at Delano Park; Turner-Surles Community Center.
Apartments/hotels: Granada Apartments; Home-Towne Suites; Jordan-Neill Apartments; Microtel Inn & Suites.
Restaurants and clubs: Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar; Big Bob Gibson’s Bar-B-Q (Danville Road Southwest); Burger King (Sixth Avenue Southeast and Beltline Road Southwest); Chick-fil-A; Chili’s Grill and Bar LLC; Hardee’s (Sixth Avenue Southeast); McDonald’s (Sixth Avenue Southeast and Danville Road Southwest); Red Lobster; Wendy’s Old Fashioned Hamburger’s.