Nominations open for City Beautification

An East end beauty! Forsey Residence - 260 Shannon Road

It’s time to acknowledge local gardeners and community businesses for the significant contributions they bring to the City through recognition in creative landscape design, general property maintenance and community building. The City Beautification Committee is now accepting nominations for the 2017 program.

Categories include:
Front Yard (residential) & Back Yard (residential) sponsored by Godfrey Realty Group

Commercial/Institutional sponsored by KPMG

Feature in a Garden Award sponsored by Lemieux Composting

Most Improved Residential Property sponsored by New North Greenhouses

Best Water Feature sponsored by New North Greenhouses

Green Glove Garden sponsored by Clean North

Best Vegetable Garden sponsored by Sault Ste. Marie Horticultural Society

Best of the Best

The Mayor’s Award sponsored by the City of Sault Ste. Marie

Nomination forms are available online at; at the Civic Centre – reception desk; Canadian Tire – Garden Centre; Lemieux Composting; New North Greenhouses; and at Rome’s Independent Grocer – Garden Centre.

The deadline for nominations is Monday, July 17.
Nominating one property for multiple categories is encouraged; however, a separate form is required for each category. A $2 entry fee will apply for each submission.

Judging will occur between July 22 and August 7.

The City Beautification Committee welcomes this year’s participants and thanks local sponsors and contributors for their continued support. For more information, contact City Beautification Coordinator Richard Walker at 705-946-4790 or email [email protected].