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Vote for Your Favorite Painted Snow Plow Blade in Leesburg’s 2017 “Paint the Plow” Contest

Friends of Leesburg Public Art will award $100 to the entry with the most votes.

Post Date:10/31/2017 11:07 AM

Leesburg, VA (October 31, 2017) – Students from two Loudoun County Public Schools in Leesburg decorated three snow plow blades for the 3rd annual “Paint the Plow” public art project. The theme for this year is “The Wizard of Oz” and the three entries are:

  • The Emerald City, by C.S. Monroe Technology Center
  • Follow the Yellow Brick Road, by Smart's Mill Middle School
  • There’s No Place Like Home, by C.S. Monroe Technology Center

The painted snow plow blades will be featured in the Kiwanis Halloween Parade on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, and the Christmas & Holiday Parade on Saturday, December 9, 2017.

Members of the public can vote on their favorite design, through midnight on Saturday, December 9. The Friends of Leesburg Public Art will present the winning school with a $100 prize.

Go to to see photos of the painted blades and cast your vote!

Media Contact:
Betsy Arnett
Public Information Officer 

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