Rose Award 1st Quarter 2017


By City of Oconto & Oconto Area Chamber of Commerce 

The City of Oconto and The Oconto Area Chamber of Commerce would like to recognize outstanding achievement for a business or home resident who has greatly improved its property or façade. Nominations are being accepted on a quarterly basis for this award. If you would like to nominate someone, please fill out a form and submit it to either Sara Perrizo, City Administrator, 1210 Main St. Oconto, WI 54153 or Patsy Bake, Oconto Chamber Secretary, PO B ox 174, Oconto, WI 54153. Please include the name of the business and reason for nomination. Forms can be picked up at the Oconto City Hall or Image Apparel or downloaded from the Home Page at Before and after pictures are highly encouraged.     


      The Business recipient for the first quarter of 2017 is BeYoutiful Boutique at 1102 Main St. Oconto. The owner is Lisa Carey Hirst and she has done an outstanding job in not only opening up a classy boutique for women but  she has also renovated the inside of the building to make it stylish and inviting to customers. The boutique  became a reality on October 26, 2016. The hours of operation are 10-5 Wednesday-Friday and 9-12 on Saturdays. The boutique is closed on Mondays & Tuesdays. The merchandise includes: ladies tops, dresses, scarves, purses,  Paparazzi jewelry, and silverware jewelry all reasonably priced with merchandise always changing. She was nominated for this award by several people.

     The recipient of the Home Owners award is Norm & Annette Courchaine at 214 Pecor St. Oconto. They have done an outstanding job in renovating the outside of their home with new siding and they also added a decorative fence on the corner of Brazeau and Pecor St. During the holidays the fence is nicely lit up and adds a lot to the corner of the lot. Sue Anderson nominated the Courchaines.



Beyoutiful Boutique