MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — On Thursday, May 26, 2022, the City of Monroe celebrated its win of Louisiana’s Cleanest City Award in its category.

Mayor Friday Ellis is excited to announce the City of Monroe has won the State Cleanest City Award in its category! A special congratulations goes out to our Sanitation And Community Affairs departments for their hard work keeping our city clean. And a big thanks to our residents and Ouachita Green for helping out during community clean ups! #oneroe #cleanestcity

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Mayor Friday Ellis, the Monroe City Council, and the City of Monroe are excited to announce that Monroe has been awarded the Cleanest City State Award (by category) by the Louisiana Garden Club Federation. “This designation would not have been possible without the hard work of City of Monroe Employees,” says Mayor Ellis. “I am very proud of the men and women who go above and beyond to keep our city clean. Let’s all work together to put litter where it belongs – in the trash.”

The award was presented Thursday, May 26, 2022, by LGCF State President Roxanna Champagne and LGCF State Cleanest City Chairman Jean Gilstrap