TESTIMONIAL

“For many years, KGVB has kept the shores of Lake Grapevine clean and clear of debris and trash.  Several years ago, we had major flooding in Grapevine.  As the waters began to recede, there was much work to do to clean up the shores -- it was KGVB who stepped up to help.  ”

- January 2017 -


Darlene Freed, Mayor pro Tem



Awards & Grants

 

Be Part of an AWARD WINNING Organization!Awards

Keep Grapevine Beautiful has been recognized on a local, statewide and national level for its commitment to beautification, education and preserving the environment. We applaud the many volunteers and city employees who have helped to make Grapevine an environmental leader.

2016 Keep Texas Beautiful Anheuser-Busch Community Restoration Grant
Received $5,000 grant to rehabilitate the beach at Meadowmere Park after the flood

2015 and 2016 REI Grants
Received funds to be used toward dock projects and accessibility improvements to support educational programming.

2013 Governor's Community Achievement Award
Received $250,000 check to landscape along State Highway 114; to start in 2017

2012 Million Dollar Milestone
Surpassed 1 million dollars in volunteer time donated to the City of Grapevine

2012 Metroport Teen Court Award
Best Worksite of the Year

2011 Keep Texas Beautiful Youth Award
Innovation and Project Design Youth Category 1st Place

2011 Environmental Preservation Effort Award
Presented by Coca-Cola and Grapevine Mills Mall

2011 Keep Texas Beautiful Youth Award
Innovation and Project Design Youth Category 1st Place

2011 Environmental Preservation Effort Award
Presented by Coca-Cola and Grapevine Mills Mall

2010 TCEQ Grants
Awarded funding for implementation of waterway & litter restoration programs

2009 Texas Recreation & Parks Society
Advocate of the Year Award

2009 Keep Texas Beautiful
Governor’s Community Achievement Award 1st Place

2009 Keep America Beautiful
National Beautification Award for Park Renovation 1st Place

2008 Take Pride in America
National Beautification Award for Park Renovation 1st Place

2018 Governor’s Community Achievement Awards (GCAA)

Keep Texas Beautiful (KTB) has recognized Grapevine as one of 10 winners of the 2018 Governor’s Community Achievement Awards (GCAA) for outstanding community improvement. The award is one of the most coveted annual environmental and community improvement honors in Texas. The winners will share $2 million in landscape funding from the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT); Grapevine will receive $250,000 for a landscaping project along a local state right-of-way.Grapevine will receive its award on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 in Georgetown, Texas during KTB’s 51st Annual Conference.

Upcoming Events

 
Saturday, April 28, 2018 8:30am - 1:30pm
 
Monday, May 07, 2018 6:30pm - 7:30pm
 
Monday, June 04, 2018 6:30pm - 7:30pm

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