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Communities-in-Bloom Committee


Communities-in-Bloom Committee, By-law No. 193-03

Purpose: To promote the principles of the National Committees-in-Bloom program as a means of encouraging community volunteerism, pride and the active participation in the ongoing development of a healthy and beautiful Fort Erie. Specifically the program encourages beautification of properties and promotes, educates, fundraise, conducts contests and a awards program.

Duties and Responsibilities: Implementation of various programs, initiatives, events, fundraising, promotional and education activities that encourage community participation
in the program.

Composition: 11 citizen appointees and 1 staff member and 1 Member of Council.

Meeting Schedule: 5:30 pm, 2nd Tuesday of the month, and more often at the call of the Chair.

Other Comments: This is a very active committee that meets often and benefits from the full participation of its members. Participation will include work on subcommittees,
the implementation of programs, community interaction and outreach.


Click here to view the Fort Erie Communities-in-Bloom website.

Click here to view to National Communities-in-Bloom website.

 

 

 

 

Committee Members

Laura Carranza

Sharon Gill

Shirley Stoppard

Winnie Swalm

Maria Toye

Councillor Lubberts

6 Vacancies

 

Staff Liaison:
Lindsay Richardson, Senior Community Planner
905-871-1600 ext. 2504