The recipient of the Nelson Sensation Award for July is this home at 1329 North A St., which is owned by David Teufel and Debra Bryant.

Nelson Sensation Award


The monthly award is given by the Arkansas City Beautification and Tree Advisory Board to properties that present a total package of beautification and pleasant appearance. The board specifically wanted to recognize the owners for their ongoing efforts to renovate the home.

The Beautification Advisory Board will meet at noon July 28 in the city manager’s office at City Hall, 118 W. Central Ave., to determine the Nelson Award and Yard of the Season winners for August.

Citizens may nominate a yard for the board’s consideration for either award by emailing the address — and, if they like, a photo — of the yard to Andrew Lawson at

This information was provided by City of Arkansas City Public Information Officer and Special Projects Coordinator Andrew Lawson.