Nomination time for the West Bend Mutual Insurance Company Business Beautification Award


Nominate your favorite business for this year’s “West Bend Mutual Insurance Company Business Beautification Award,” sponsored by Roots and Branches. You can nominate by giving the name and address of the business along with your reason for nomination – no other information is required. Email Roots and Branches at, online at, call 262-335-5083 or mail to Roots and Branches, 1115 S. Main St., West Bend. The five finalists will be invited to the awards reception, as our guests, on September 12th where the winner will be announced. 


The criteria for this award is:

·       Positive impact the exterior has on the community.

·       Not currently under construction.

·       Residential, government and school buildings are not included in this award.

·       Business must be located within city limits of West Bend.

·       Previous winners are not eligible.

Previous winners include: West Bend Mutual Insurance Company, Westbury Bank Home Loan Center, Commerce State Bank, The Frisby House, Januli’s Italian Deli and Pizzeria, Gehl Company/Manitou Americas, Museum of Wisconsin Art, Schmidt Funeral Home, Dublin’s Irish Pub, Donna Koenings, and The Red House (Pictured)

The purpose of the award is to recognize city businesses that make a positive impact on our community by improving the appearance of the exterior of their buildings.  This entire community benefits from making West Bend an even more beautiful place in which to live, work and visit. If you have questions, please call 262-335-5083.

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