The Rhinelander Area Chamber of Commerce, in conjunction with the City of Rhinelander and Master Gardeners of the North, are pleased to announce the August Yard of the Month winners.
The winner of the Commercial Yard of the Month is LaSalle St. Securities located at 10 E. Courtney Street in Rhinelander.
Sue Reissmann of 804 S. Oneida Avenue is the August winner for Traditional Yard of the Month.
The Blooming Yard of the Month for August is awarded to Jan and Jim Leschke of 340 N. Baird Street.
These awards conclude the 2015 season of the Rhinelander Yard of the Month program.
Past Commercial Yard of the Month winners include: Heck Capital Advisors, Briar House, Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Evergreen Manor, and Ripco Credit Union.
Past Residential Yard of the Month winners include: 357 Highview Pkwy., 722 S. Oneida Ave., 828 S. Oneida Ave., 642 S. Oneida Ave., 504 Hemlock St., 1205 Dorothy St., 20 W. Itasca St., 321 Hillandale Ave, 206 Sutliff Ave, and 321 Highview Pkwy.
The Yard of the Month program, now in its 6th year, was started by the City of Rhinelander to recognize homeowners and residents whose properties beautify their neighborhoods by improving curb appeal. Residential award winners receive an award certificate, Yard of the Month sign, and a $50 credit from the City on their next water bill. Commercial Yard of the Month winners do not receive financial compensation.