Flowers & Decorations

General Regulations

(a) Ground level flowers/decorations are only allowed in city furnished flower receptacles. Any inappropriately placed ground level flowers/decorations will be removed and discarded by the city.

(b) Ground-level flower receptacles are not to be used from October 15th through May 15th. Flowers on upright monuments are allowed year-round. 

(c) Exception to (a) and (b) is granted for cultural holiday decorations. This includes birthdays, date of death, and anniversaries, provided they are clearly marked on the monument. Ground-level, holiday grave decorations shall be allowed three (3) days before and three (3) days after the holiday. 

(d) Christmas decorations are allowed from the day after Thanksgiving through the first week of the New Year. 

(e) Memorial Day decorations are allowed from May 15th up until the first Monday following Memorial Day.   Memorial Day decorations in the cemetery’s Veteran’s section are allowed until June 7th.