Awards

Environmental Award SealWe are grateful for the recognition our talented team has earned from these international organizations.

Environmental Improvement Awards are issued by the Professional Landcare Network (PLANET), which rewards independent landscape and lawn care professionals who execute superior projects. Below is a list of our most recent awards.  Grand Award is the highest award given, with Merit second and Distinction third.  Dennis’ 7 Dees is one of the most decorated, independent landscape contractors in the nation.


Residential Landscaping

View all awards from 1991.
Year Organization Project Honor Designer
 2012  PLANET  Smith Residence  Grand  Drew Snodgrass
 2012  PLANET  Utti Residence  Merit  Darla McGary
 2011  PLANET  SW Hills Residence  Distinction  Darla McGary
 2010  PLANET  Smith Residence  Merit  Drew Snodgrass
 2010  PLANET  Dunthorpe Area Residence  Merit  Drew Snodgrass
 2009  PLANET  NW Portland Residence  Grand  Drew Snodgrass
 2009  PLANET  SW Portland Residence  Distinction  Drew Snodgrass
 2008  PLANET  Tokarski Residence  Grand  David Snodgrass
 2006  PLANET  Dunthorpe Area Residence  Merit  Drew Snodgrass
 2006  PLANET  LaPlante Residence  Distinction
 2006  OLCA  Martinez-Anderson Residence  Merit
 2005  OLCA  Sampson Residence  Grand
 2005  OLCA  Private Residence  Merit
 2004  ALCA  Martinez-Anderson Residence  Merit
 2004  ALCA  Sampson Residence  Merit
 2004  ALCA  Private Residence  Merit
 2001  ALCA  Private Residence  Merit
 2001  OLCA  Private Residence  Grand
 2001  OLCA  Walker Residence  Grand
 2001  OLCA  Kahle Residence  Grand

Commercial Landscaping

View all awards from 1992.
Year Organization Project Honor
2012 PLANET  The Mirabella  Grand
 2011  PLANET  PDX Headquarters (Airport)  Grand
 2011  PLANET  CYAN PDX  Merit
 2010  PLANET  Red Soils Plaza  Merit
 2009  PLANET  The Avenue Lofts (Meier & Frank)  Merit
 2009  PLANET  The Meriwether Towers  Grand
 2009  PLANET  The Vaux  Grand
 2007  PLANET  The Meriwether  Distinction
 2007  PLANET  The Vaux  Merit
 2005  PLANET  The Streets of Tanasbourne  Distinction
 2003  ALCA  Portland International Airport  Merit

Safety Awards

Visit our Safety page for more information on our safety programs.
Year Organization Honor
 2011  PLANET  No Days Away from Work
 2011  PLANET  Overall Safety Achievement Award – Gold Performance Level
 2010  PLANET  No Injuries or Illnesses and No Days Away from Work
 2010  PLANET  Overall Safety Achievement Award – Gold Performance Level
 2009  PLANET  Overall Safety Achievement Award – Silver Performance Level
 2008  PLANET  No Days Away from Work
 2008  PLANET  Overall Safety Achievement Award – Silver Performance Level
 2007  PLANET  Overall Safety Achievement Award – Silver Performance Level
 2005  PLANET  Overall Safety Achievement Award – Silver Performance Level
 2005  PLANET  No Time Loss Days Away from Work
 2004  PLANET  No Time Loss Days Away from Work
 2004  PLANET  Overall Safety Achievement Award – Silver Performance Level
 2002  ALCA  Combined Employee & Fleet Safety Awards – 3rd Place
 2002  ALCA  Fleet Safety Award – 1st Place
 2002  ALCA  Most Improved Fleet Safety
 2001  ALCA  No Lost Time Accidents
 2001  ALCA  Employee Safety – 3rd Place
 2000  ALCA  No Lost Time Accidents
 1999  ALCA  No Lost Time Accidents
 1999  ALCA  Employee Safety – 1st Place
 1999  ALCA  No Lost Time Accidents
 1996  ALCA  Combined Employee & Fleet Safety Record
 1996  ALCA  Accident Prevention Record
 1996  ALCA  No Lost Time Accidents

PLANET – the Professional Landcare Network – is a national and international umbrella organization for various industry groups, including lawn care professionals, design build companies, landscaping and landscape maintenance contractors, and interior plantscapers. PLANET, formerly Associated Landscape Contractors of America (ALCA) and the Professional Lawn Care Association of America (PLCAA) is based in Herndon, Virginia and has 100,000 members. It is among the largest green industry trade associations in the United States.

OLCA – Oregon Landscape Contractors Association