The Town of Prescott is pleased to announce their participation in the 2018 National Edition of Communities in Bloom in the Population 1,501 - 5,000 category, along with Hanna AB; Madawaska Valley ON & Merrickville-Wolford ON.
The Communities in Bloom judges, Lorna McIlroy from Grande Prairie, AB & Gaétan Deschênes from Saint-Basile-le-Grand, QC will be evaluating the Town of Prescott on July 16th 2018. The town would like to remind all businesses and residents to tidy up their property before the judges arrive.
Communities in Bloom is a Canadian non-profit organization committed to fostering civic pride, environmental responsibility, beautification and to improving quality of life through community participation and a national challenge.
The National and International results will be announced in Strathcona County, Alberta from September 26 to 29, 2018 during the Symposium and Awards Ceremonies with the theme of "Seeds for the Future".
To support the educational aspect of its activities, the organization established the Communities in Bloom Foundation, a registered charity dedicated to funding, developing, and disseminating education and awareness on the value, improvement, importance and sustainable development of green spaces and natural environment in Canada.