Flower Baskets on Main Street is a community beautification project that features colorful, blooming, pollinator friendly flowers in baskets that hang on light poles in the downtown district of Placerville, from June to September. The Flower Baskets on Main Street project assists in preserving and promoting the historic, cultural, social and economic vitality of the downtown district. The flower baskets enhance the streetscape and instill a sense of community pride within all who live, work and shop on Main Street.
The flower basket project is made possible through our partnership with our friends at Mother Lode Rehabilitation Enterprises (M.O.R.E). Each day, M.O.R.E.sends a crew out to water and maintain the baskets through the hot summer months.
The Flower Baskets on Main Street project would not be possible without the support of community partners, organizations, city government, and individual contributions. Perhaps you would like to be a partner in this project and join the list of community donors. It's as easy as clicking on the link below.
Placerville Downtown Association seeks donations from the community to sustain and grow the Flower Baskets on Main Street project. You can donate online through your PayPal account.
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2018 Sponsors of the Flower Baskets on Main Street
Adopt a Flower Basket Donors
Chief James Ortega, Placerville Police Department
Roberta and Patrick Riley
Sue Rees, Kelsey's Needle Krafts
Adam Anderson, Wealthguard Advisors
Dennis Thomas, Robinson's Pharmacy
Albert and Melissa Fausel, Placerville Hardware
Heidi Venable and Jan Mannion, Remax Realty
The Placerville City Council
Cleve and Shauna Morris, in honor of granddaughter Matilda Eliza Morris
The Leveroni Family In Memory of Christopher Shampo
Sharon Stillman In Memory of Henry and Rita Brenner
The Combellack Family In Memory of Alan Combellack
Bee Friendly Pollinators
El Dorado Savings Bank
Soil for the Soul Sponsor
Sherry and John Tollefsrud, Mattywags
Lofty Lou's Cooperative