KINGSPORT, Tenn. (WJHL) — The winners of Kingsport’s annual Storm Drain Art Contest were announced on Monday.

Each artist received a $150 prize and the paint and materials needed to start their designs during the first week of September.

The following artists and designs were chosen to paint select storm drains in front of Dobyns-Bennett High School, on Ravine Road, on Ormond Drive, by the V.O. Dobbins Sr Center and along Clinchfield Street.

This year’s contest is sponsored by Barge Design Solutions, Gresham Smith, Mattern & Craig and Now or Never Gallery Tattoo and aims to raise awareness about the importance of protecting rivers, stream habitats and aquatic wildlife.

The art contest is a partnership with Kingsport’s Stormwater Department, the Office of Cultural Arts and Engage Kingsport.