The Bowmanville Garden was awarded first place in Mayor Daley’s 2009 Landscape Awards Program for Region 2. The award was presented to Bill Kuczek, BCO Gardening Committee Chairman at a ceremony on November 14, 2009 at the Garfield Park Conservatory. In attendance and representing the BCO was Bill Kuczek, B.A. Church, Betty Redmond, Craig Hanenburg, and Ellen Jurczak. See all the pictures in the Photo Gallery.
Betty Redmond was awarded 2009 “Community Greener of the Year” by GreenNet on Saturday November 14, 2009. This award recognizes a gardener who is nominated by other community gardeners for their work and leadership in community gardening. A GreenNet board reviews the nominees, selects the winners and awards a monetary prize and an award certificate. Congratulations Betty! Your efforts and passion are appreciated