The MD has been selected to participate in the Communities in Bloom –Best Garden Selection Program!
This is a fun, casual
way to recognize the care and attention residents put into having a beautiful yard and garden in harmony with our surroundings and wildlife.
The program provides signs to post in winning yards for the season. This year several MD communities have enrolled to participate with others planning to participate in 2018.
Participating in 2017: Exshaw Ghost/Pears Area Jamieson/Courville Roads Area Lac des Arcs
Participating later: Benchlands Dead Man’s Flats Harvie Heights.
Exshaw: Community Garden Coordinator, Exshaw Community Association, Exshaw Legion, Exshaw Library Society Ghost/Pears Area: Ghost Valley Community and Eric Butters
Jamieson/Courville Roads Area: Ursula Reynolds and Bryne Weerstra
Lac des Arcs: Lac des Arcs Community Association
Residents can nominate themselves or a neighbor for recognition by July 14 using the online nomination form and attaching 3 - 6 photos.
Residents can view Nominees and vote for a “Residents Choice Award” in their participating community between July 24 and August 25 with additional prizes awarded by the Community Committees in late August 2017.
This program is run informally and loosely judged by these evaluation criteria: