Communities in Bloom
By-law No. 193-03
Purpose: To promote the principles of the national Committees-in-Bloom program (www.communitiesinbloom.ca) 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, 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: Meet average every 3-4 weeks depending upon time of year, or when needed 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 the implementation of programs, community interaction and outreach.
Staff Liaison: Signe Hansen, Manager, Parks and Open Space Development
905-871-1600 ext. 2506