Communities In Bloom Judges Coming To Barrie

Barrie in the Large Category with two other Canadian locales

Barrie showing off it’s Bloom this week.

The 25th edition of Communities in Bloom features Barrie in the International Challenge Large category

The other locales in the running include:

  • Coquitlam, British Columbia
  • Halesowen, United Kingdom
  • Lexington, Kentucky
  • Székesfehérvár, Hungary
  • Wood Buffalo, Alberta

This is the 22nd year that Barrie has been in the competition.

The communities will be rated from 1 to 5 Blooms, based on the scoring obtained.

The evaluation will happen Tuesday through Thursday.

The city is reminding all businesses and residents to tidy up their property before the judges arrive.

The National and International results will be announced in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia from September 25th to 28th, during the Symposium and Awards Ceremonies.