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City Launches 'My Super Neighbor' Competitionto Celebrate Community Spirit and Home Maintenance.

 

 

Reading, PA: The City of Reading proudly launches the "My Super Neighbor" competition, a collaborative initiative by the Property Maintenance Department (PMD), Public Works (PW), and Keep Reading Beautiful (KRB). This friendly competition aims to recognize exceptional home maintenance and foster a culture of caring, accountability, respect, and community engagement. We want to celebrate our awesome neighbors!

The City of Reading encourages residents to participate actively by nominating deserving neighbors and helping to spread the word. Your input is vital for the success of this competition. Let's celebrate our amazing community together! This competition reflects our commitment to community development and environmental stewardship.

For more information and to nominate a neighbor, visit ReadingPA.gov/my-super-neighbor-contest email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 610-655-6025.

 

What: A “Best Kept House” Competition collaboration between PMD, PW, and KRB.

  • Grand Prize: A Summer Block Party.
  • Appreciation: Holiday Banquet for nominees.
  • Monthly Prizes: Various opportunities for monthly prizes throughout the year.

Why: To acknowledge outstanding home maintenance and build a strong sense of community and neighborhood pride.

 

How: Residents nominate their neighbors for maintaining and beautifying their property or common public spaces. Winners will be selected in a raffle-style draw.
          Nominate a Neighbor Here

 

When: A year of celebration and recognition.

  • Nominations Open: January 2024.
  • Monthly Prize Drawings: Starting February 2024.
  • Grand Prize Drawing: January 2025.

Where: City-wide initiative.

Who: Open to all city residents, both homeowners and renters.