2017 Trillium Awards Honour ‘Green Thumbs’ in City of St. Catharines

News from the City of St. Catharines

 Posted October 20th, 2017 on Niagara At Large

Niagara, Ontario  – The City of St. Catharines recognized 13 properties with real curb appeal at the 2017 Trillium Awards.   During a special reception at City Hall on Monday, Oct. 16, Mayor Walter Sendzik and members of City Council congratulated this year’s Trillium Award recipients.

Mayor Beautification Award – 125 Vansickle Rd. Photo courtesy of City of St. Catharines

“Thank you to all of the nominees who work hard caring for their gardens and properties to make our city a more beautiful place to be,” said Mayor Sendzik. “St. Catharines residents take great pride in our reputation as the Garden City which contributes to making St. Catharines a more green and sustainable place to live.”  

Mayor Sendzik presented the Mayor’s Beautification Award, sponsored by the St. Catharines Horticultural Society, to Club Roma (125 Vansickle Rd.). This award is presented to the best overall property.  

Della Trojan, chair of the Friends of Walker’s Creek, received the Green Leader Award, sponsored by the City’s Green Advisory Committee, for making significant contributions to greening the community and inspiring others to do the same. 

Trillium Awards were awarded to recipients in the following categories:

  •  Civic Beautification Award Two awards per ward, sponsored by the Green Advisory Committee
  • St. Andrew’s Ward Reinhart residence, 6 Shepherds Cir. Nirmalan Nadarajapillai and Vaithki Manickavasagar, 83 Mac Turnbull Dr.
  • St. Patrick’s Ward Baker residence, 155 ½ Lake St.
  • Merritton Ward Mclean residence, 58 Shetland Cres. Miller residence, 9 Hessford Rd.
  • Port Dalhousie Ward Kreuk residence, 1 Cheritan Crt. Large residence, 18 Juliana Cres.
  • St. George’s Ward Golob residence,19 Gormley Cres. Winger residence, 27 Currie St.
  • Grantham Ward Fedorchuk residence,17 Trelawne Dr. Boisvert residence, 21 Old Oxford Rd.
  •  Commercial/Industrial Property Award Sponsored by the Green Advisory Committee 43 Church St. 

Since 1985, the Trillium Awards have recognized residents and organizations for making St. Catharines a more beautiful, green and friendly place. The City accepted nominations for the 2017 Trillium Awards over the summer.

Visit http://www.stcatharines.ca/TrilliumAwards for more information.

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