Castlegar wins their Communities in Bloom Categary

The results are in from the 2018 Communities in Bloom, National/International Symposium and Awards Ceremonies.

Castlegar won in the Class of Champions Category, receiving a 5 bloom, Bronze rating and a special mention for Volunteer Involvement.

Trail was also competing in the category,  along with Ashcroft, BC and Kinistino, Saskatchewan.

Trail received 5 blooms, a bronze rating and a special mention for Teck Environmental Stewardship and Financial Support.

Over the summer, trained volunteer judges travelled to participating communities looking at criteria like Tidiness, Environmental Action, Heritage Conservation, Urban Forestry, Landscape and Floral Displays.