November 1, 2017
Communities in Bloom announces 2017 winners
On Sept. 16, the 23rd edition of the Communities in Bloom National and International Awards Ceremonies were held in Ottawa-Gatineau, National Capital Region, honouring municipalities across Canada, the United States, Northern Ireland, Belgium, Ireland, Croatia and Italy. National and international award winners were: Up to 4,500: Maple Creek, Sask.; 4,501-15,000: Stonewall, Man.; 15,001-50,000: Cobourg, Ont.; International Challenge (Small): Castlecaulfield, Northern Ireland U.K.; International Challenge: (Medium): Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont.; International Challenge (Large): Holland, Mo.; Class of Champions (Small): Tignish, P.E.I.; Class of Champions (Medium): Millet, Alta.; Class of Champions (Large): Leduc, Alta.