The City of Southport

Beautification Volunteers

Beautification volunteers from the greater Southport area  work on projects to help keep Southport beautiful.

Meetings are held the third Monday of each month, 5 pm at the Indian Trail Meeting Hall, 113 W. Moore Street.  All are invited to attend.

Southport Beautification Committee Members

Members are appointed for two year terms.

Beautification Committee Address Date Appointed
Bonnie Bray

Chair

blbray@mac.com
301-741-6698
 

07/2019

Thomas Lombardi

Vice-Chair

thomaslombardi8@gmail.com
910-363-4831
 

07/2019

Kathleen (Kate) Singley

Secretary

kgsingley11@gmail.com
908-892-5061
 

07/2018

Nancy Disbrow Treasurer ndisbrow02@gmail.com
440-396-5882
07/2019
Sharon Lightbourne srlightbourne@gmail.com
703-863-99998
 

06/2019

Nick Kern rower@aol.com
910-454-8358
 

07/2018

Marjorie Jones circle44016@att.net
910-457-7079
 

07/2018

Margaret Fontaine margaretfontaine0@gmail.com
704-654-9800
07/2019

Beautification Projects

Most “First Saturdays”, volunteers engage in a projects around town.
From about 9-noon, volunteers work on sprucing up public parks, cemeteries, and flowerbeds.

In addition the committee has initiated projects you may have enjoyed in your travels about town:

  • Holiday Tree Lighting Festival in Franklin Square Park
  • Sailboat wreathes lining downtown streets during December and January
  • Pollinator Garden at Lowe-White Park on Leonard Street
  • Live Oak patios on Moore Street
  • Stained benches and swings at the waterfront, Keziah Park on Moore Street, and Caviness Park on Owens Street and repainted visitor signs around town.
  • Landscaping at the Roundabout.

Beautification volunteers also partner with local organizations, adding extra hands for their projects:

  • Southport Historical Society – Workday at Old Smithville Burying Ground
  • City of Southport – Southport Day of Service – to learn more, please click here.

Get on the email list and join forces with Southport’s volunteer army!

Call 612.202.8541 or email blbray@mac.com

Meeting Minutes