The Saskatchewan Parks and Recreation Association (SPRA) is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Saskatchewan Communities in Bloom program and to recognize all thirty-eight (38) of the provincial participants after another very successful year.
Communities in Bloom participants work towards enhancing their community in relation to the following six (6) criteria: Tidiness, Environmental Action, Heritage Conservation, Urban Forestry, Landscape and Floral Displays.
The winners of the Saskatchewan Communities in Bloom program, and all participants involved, will be recognized at the annual SPRA Awards Gala during the 2018 SPRA Conference being held in Maple Creek, SK from October 17-20, 2018.
The following Provincial Winners excelled in these six (6) criteria:
Population Category 501 – 1,000
Special Mention for Town Square
Population Category 1,001 – 2,000
Special Mention for Fortitude of the CiB Committee
Population Category 5,000 and higher
Special Mention for Twenty Roadside Attractions
Special recognition is also given to those communities that are representing Saskatchewan in the 2018 National Communities in Bloom Edition. The following communities’ achievements will be recognized and the National Communities in Bloom Competition Results will be announced at the Communities in Bloom National Symposium on Parks and Grounds, in Strathcona County, Alberta on September 26-29, 2018:
Through the hard work and dedication of these participants, the Communities in Bloom motto continues to be achieved – People, Plants and Pride…Growing Together. Communities in Bloom continues to assist in building communities across Saskatchewan.
Thank you for making Communities in Bloom a success!
For the complete 2018 Provincial Results. Download this Media Release (PDF).
For more information about Communities in Bloom, contact Andrew Exelby, SPRA Consultant - Parks and Open Spaces at (306) 780-9262.