Projects

The Cottage Gardeners of Weston, both through their own labor and financially, have supported several projects to improve areas of Weston.

 

The following is a sample listing of projects:

  • Crocus on the Hillside: 45 Hwy & Welt – Completed planting of over 2,000 crocus bulbs at various Weston locations
  • Museum Shade Garden: Main Street partnered with the Weston Historic Museum to revitalize their shade garden
  • Horticulture Scholarships: Awarded scholarships to qualifying West Platte seniors pursuing degrees in fields related to horticulture
  • Benner Park Rain Garden: Still in progress is the Benner Park Rain Garden. This was done in partnership with Platte Co Parks & Recreation and Mid-America Regional Council (MARC)
  • Weston Bridges: Beautification of the Spring Street bridge with native grasses and perennials, as well as placing planters on the Thomas Street Bridge.