The Town of Stettler is participating in the 25th edition of Communities in Bloom in the International Challenge Small category, along with Spello Italy and Zreče Slovenia.
The communities will be rated from one to five Blooms, based on the scoring obtained.
Also, they will aim to obtain Bronze, Silver or Gold levels in their five-Bloom rating.
The Communities in Bloom judges, Lorna McIlroy from Grande Prairie and Andrea Bocsi from Dunaújváros, Fejér, Hungary will be evaluating the Town of Stettler on July 18th-20th.
The Town would like to remind all businesses and residents to tidy up their property before the judges arrive.
The National and International results will be announced in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia from Sept. 25th to 28th, during the Symposium and Awards Ceremonies with the theme of ‘Bloom by the Sea’ Celebrating Excellence.
Communities in Bloom is a Canadian non-profit organization committed to fostering civic pride, environmental responsibility and beautification through community involvement and the challenge of a national program, with focus on the enhancement of green spaces in communities.
To support the educational aspect of its activities, the organization also 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.