2013 OSS Billboard Contest winners

Zin Yadana Oo and Madelynne Schurdell, Danbury Middle School Zin Yadana Oo and Madelynne Schurdell, Danbury Middle School


Ottawa, Sandusky and Seneca County 5th Grade students had the opportunity to participate in the OSS Solid Waste District’s Billboard Contest.  The contest is run annually and the billboards will be posted throughout the month of April in Celebration of Earth Day on April 22nd.  Students were encouraged to create a design with a recycling or litter prevention theme. District staff selected three winners from each county, displaying artwork on billboards within their respective counties.

Madelynne Schurdell’s design

Winning designs include the following students and their school: 

  • Regan Draeger – Woodmore Elementary
  • Zin Yadana Oo – Danbury Middle School
  • Madelynne Schurdell – Danbury Middle School 

All of the winners and their schools received a replica mini billboard featuring their artwork. Students also received an eco friendly fleece sweatshirt made from recycled PET plastic (soda bottles). The District would like to congratulate all of the winners and thank all students who participated in the contest.

Zin Yadana Oo’s design

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