2017 SOAR Beautification Awards

Abbott Hall/Northwestern University 2016 WinnerAxis Apartments 2016 WinnerThe Greening and Sustainability Task Force encourages members to nominate candidates for the 37th Annual SOAR Beautification Awards at through Monday, July 17th. The Awards, which honor outstanding Streeterville landscapes and encourage all property owners to strive for high greening standards, will be presented in three categories:

  • Residential (Including Condo or Co-Op Building)
  • Commercial (Including Hotel, Office, Restaurant)
  • Institutional (Including Medical, Educational, Cultural, Religious)
All buildings within the boundaries between Lake Michigan on the east, the Chicago River on the south, Rush on the west, and Oak /East Lake Shore Drive on the north are eligible.
Nominations sent to should include:
  • Building Address
  • Building Name
  • An electronic jpg photo attachment, if available
  • Name and contact information for the Property Manager, if available
  • Nominating Member name, address, email address, daytime phone

After July 15, eligible buildings nominated will be posted with photos on the SOAR website along with ballots for voting by members. The winning buildings will receive their awards at the SOAR Annual Membership Meeting in September.

To see the past award winners please click here.