Bartlett City Beautiful Commission assisted the Bartlett Parks and Recreation Department to enhance the visual attraction of the Appling Road baseball park (adjacent to the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center).
The Appling Road baseball park was selected for its frequent attendance and visibility. The Bartlett City Beautiful Commission contributed $1800 to the Bartlett Parks Department for the purchase of Don Juan Trailing Roses. The Parks Department planted the roses along the wood fence facing Appling Road which will, over time, grace the fence with beautiful roses creating more visual attractiveness for the park.
The Bartlett City Beautiful Commission has plans to continue assisting the Bartlett Parks and Recreation Department. Together, promoting beatification throughout Bartlett.
The Bartlett City Beautiful Commission consists of 16 members, appointed by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen upon nomination by the mayor. The commission promotes beautification throughout the City of Bartlett. The duties include awarding Yard-of the-Month to homeowners and Civic Pride to business owners. The commission raises its own funds.
The Bartlett Parks and Recreation Department is to enhance the quality of life for all residents of Bartlett by providing diverse and quality leisure programs, services and facilities that encourage health, fitness, relaxation, enjoyment, and learning, as well as providing opportunities for community involvement.