Starkey Ranch earns top statewide award


Residents of Starkey Ranch have a lot to be proud of, and now they can name another “best of” award to their bragging rights. Recently named one of North America’s top master-planned communities by the National Association of Home Builders, Starkey Ranch has also received the top award for Florida Friendly Landscaping from the Florida Communities of Excellence Awards. The community was also a finalist for the Best Community Video award.


The Awards, created in 2009, recognize outstanding communities that work to to improve the quality of life for their residents.


Selected by a panel of 36 jurors from around the state, winners were announced on May 13 at the association’s annual meeting in West Palm Beach.


Come see what we’re celebrating by visiting the Starkey Ranch Welcome Center, open seven days a week until 6 p.m., located at 2500 Heart Pine Avenue in Odessa.