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National & International Finalists

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2019 National & International Finalists


Category     
Population – Up to 2,500 Rating Mention
Town of Bruderheim, AB  (Winner!) 5 Blooms – Bronze Bruderheim School Tiger Garden
Village of Chipman, NB 4 Blooms
Heritage History Project with Local Seniors
Village of Petitcodiac, NB 4 Blooms Petitcodiac War Museum
Hamlet of Valhalla Centre, AB 5 Blooms – Bronze Community Partnerships
Village of Wabamun, AB 5 Blooms – Bronze Local CiB Floral Program
Population – 2,501 – 7,500
Town of Bay Roberts, NL 5 Blooms – Bronze Community Orchard
Township of Madawaska Valley, ON 5 Blooms Green Engagement of Youths
City of Melfort, SK 5 Blooms The Meditation Garden
Village of Merrickville-Wolford, ON (Winner!) 5 Blooms – Bronze Story Trail Program
Town of Prescott, ON Non-evaluated    
Ville de Shediac **non competitive 4 Blooms
Downtown Main Street Revitalization
Town of Windsor, NS 5 Blooms
Adopt-a-Tree Program
Population – 7,501 to 25,000
Town of Amherst, NS ** non competitive 4 Blooms Positive Partnerships
City of Cold Lake, AB 5 Blooms Floral Displays
Town of Kingsville, ON (Winner!) 5 Blooms – Bronze Pumpkin Parade
Town of Torbay, NL 5 Blooms Urban Setting Wilderness Trail
International Challenge (Very Small)
Town of Cavtat, Croatia 5 Blooms – Silver Excellent Heritage Locations and Guides
Municipality of Jasper, AB, Canada 5 Blooms – Silver Grassroots Waste Reduction
Town of Tignish, PE 5 Blooms – Silver Maintaining and Sharing Cultural Traditions
Comune di Usseaux, Turin, Italy (Winner!) 5 Blooms – Gold Harmonious Participation of All Residents
International Challenge (Small)
Comune di Spello, Perugia, Italy 5 Blooms – Silver Exceptional Community Involvement with ‘Le Infiorate’ 
Town of Stettler, AB, Canada (Winner!) 5 Blooms – Silver Heartfelt Collaboration
Občina Zreče, Slovenia 5 Blooms – Silver Edible Gardening
International Challenge (Medium)
Leighton-Linslade in Bloom, Bedfordshire, UK 5 Blooms – Bronze Pages Park Community Garden
Malahide, County Dublin, Ireland 5 Blooms – Bronze Malahide Castle Botanical Garden & Butterfly House
Municipality of Mosonmagyaróvár, Győr-Moson-Sopron, Hungary 5 Blooms – Bronze “Tiny Hands, Magic Gardens” 
Ville de Nivelles, Belgium (Winner!) 5 Blooms – Silver Parc de la Dodaine
City of Stratford, ON, Canada 5 Blooms – Silver Ted Blowes Memorial Pollinator Peace Garden
International Challenge (Large)
City of Barrie, ON, Canada 5 Blooms – Silver Tall Trees Park – Forestry Education Initiative
City of Coquitlam, BC, Canada (Winner!) 5 Blooms – Silver “Coquitlam Crunch”
Halesowen in Bloom, West Midlands UK 5 Blooms – Bronze Leasowes Walled Garden
City of Lexington, KY USA 5 Blooms – Bronze Town Branch Commons
Székesfehérvár, Fejér, Hungary 5 Blooms – Bronze Children’s Floral Competition
Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, AB, Canada 5 Blooms – Bronze Public Art Program in Parks
 
Class of Champions (Small)
Village of Ashcroft, BC 5 Blooms – Bronze
Street Banners
Town of Hanna, AB 5 Blooms – Bronze Communities in Bloom Support of Tree Planting
Town of Indian Head, SK (Winner!) 5 Blooms – Bronze Community Garden
Town of Kinistino, SK 5 Blooms – Bronze Tidiness
Class of Champions (Medium)
Ville de Rosemère, QC (Winner!) 5 Blooms – Gold Community Gardens and Vegetable Planters
City of Summerside, PE 5 Blooms – Bronze Interactive Wayfinding Banners
 City of Trail, BC 5 Blooms – Silver The White Garden
Grand Champions
Mun. of Boissevain-Morton, MB (Winner!) 5 Blooms – Silver Historic Mural
City of Castlegar, BC 5 Blooms – Silver “Columbia Avenue Street Redevelopment”
Special Attractions – Evaluated (non-competitive)
International Peace Garden, MB 5 Blooms – Bronze Capital and Major Improvement Projects
Société du parc Jean-Drapeau, QC 5 Blooms – Silver Espace 67
Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village, AB 5 Blooms – Silver Tourism Experience: Dedication to Authenticity
Circle of Excellence – Evaluated (non-competitive)
City of Abbotsford, BC 5 Blooms – Bronze Pencil Patch – Connecting Students to Agriculture
City of Edmonton, AB 5 Blooms – Bronze Heritage Conservation
Town of Maple Creek, SK 5 Blooms – Bronze Utility Box Wrap Artist Program 
Town of Millet, AB 5 Blooms – Bronze Landscape Integration
Town of Orangeville, ON 5 Blooms – Silver CP Railway Garden Beds
Circle of Excellence (non-evaluated)

Town of Antigonish, NS Village of Forestburg, AB Town of Pincher Creek, AB
Town of Aylmer, ON Town of Fort Erie, ON Village of Pugwash, NS
Town of Beaumont, AB Town of Gibbons, AB City of Sarnia, ON
City of Brandon, MB Municipality of Lambton Shores, ON Municipality of South Huron, ON
City of Brooks, AB City of Leduc, AB Strathcona County, AB
City of Charlottetown, PE Town of Minto, ON Town of Sussex, ON
City of Dauphin, MB Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON City of Westmount, QC
Town of Essex, ON City of Oshawa, ON Town of Yarmouth, NS