Water tower design contest winner announced

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - One of the most recognizable landmarks in the South End neighborhood of Charlotte has a new face.

In May artist Jeff Thomas learned that he won the 4th annual "Highest Design" Water Tower Art Contest, sponsored by Ram Realty Services.

This summer his work was installed on the Design Center water tower and now the CMS school that Jeff championed is benefiting too.

Ram Realty Services is donating art & learning supplies to Billingsville Elementary

Ram will also be collecting school supplies for Billingsville Elementary October 11 - October 18 at the DesignCenter.

The next contest will kick off in January, and you can keep an eye on the Design Center website for more information.

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