Impact- design, colours, appropriate choice of plants, special features, presentation, innovation.
Horticultural Practice- cultivation and maintenance, quality of plants, sustainability, new planting.
Residential and Community Gardening- residential, communal areas, allotments, public buildings (grounds of churches, schools etc.), car parks.
Business Areas and Premises- retail and shopping areas, leisure sites, transport terminals, car parks, farms, rural businesses, pubs, post offices, tourist areas/attractions, offices, estate agents etc.
Green Spaces- verges, parks and open public spaces.
- Environmental Responsibility
Conservation and Biodiversity- wildlife areas, natural habitat.
Resource Management- recycling, minimising demand placed on natural resources and any harmful impact on the environment.
Local Heritage- management and development of local heritage and/or identity, inclusive of natural heritage.
Local Environment Quality- management of vacant premises and plots, litter, grafitti, fly-posting, dog fouling etc. Pride of place- management of street furniture, signage, art in the landscape and hard landscaping.
- Community Achievement
Development and Continuity- development and sustainability of the local initiative and evidence of on-going projects.
Communication and Education- community awareness and understanding, engagement with schools and young people and/or other community groups, press coverage, publicity materials.
Community Participation- community involvement is representative of the community’s size and diversity.
Year-round Involvement- schedules of events and supporting evidence of year-round activity.
Funding and Support- initiatives to secure on-going support for the local campaign including local business support.
Keith Jackson, Parks & Community Events Officer
Tel: 03451 55 55 55 + Ext 44 06 08 Fax: 01334 6595156 Contact Keith Jackson online
By Post: Rothesay House, Rothesay Place, Glenrothes, Fife, KY7 5PQ