The Professional Grounds Management Society®(PGMS®) has recognized 16 grounds management programs for excellence in the 2023 Green Star Awards?(R) Competition. PGMS announced the awards during the Annual Awards Celebration held on Oct. 19 in conjunction with the 2023 Annual Conference "Transform" & Equip Exposition in Louisville, Kentucky, during the week of Oct. 17-20.
This awards program brings national recognition to grounds maintained with a high degree of excellence. The Green Star Awards competition complements other national landscape award programs that recognize outstanding landscape design and construction. During the awards celebration, PGMS presented four Grand Awards, its highest honor, as well as 12 Honor Awards.
In the Athletic Complex category, University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona, received an Honor Award.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, received an Honor Award in the Government Building or Complex category.