News release

Celebrate the Streetsville Pollinator Showcase Garden

Mississauga residents invited to join the Streetsville pollinator showcase garden community event.

Environment | May 23, 2018

Now that spring is here, let’s celebrate the warm weather and sunshine with pollinator-friendly gardens. Funded by the Scotts Miracle-Gro’s GRO1000 grant, the City of Mississauga is hosting the Streetsville Pollinator Showcase Garden event to celebrate the creation of the garden. This year is the 150th Anniversary for Scotts Miracle-Gro. Over the years, they have supported the creation of more than 1,000 community gardens and green spaces through GRO1000.

On Tuesday, May 29, join us for a celebration including community booths and family-friendly activities for all ages. An official ceremony is scheduled for 11:30 a.m.

Event Details:

Streetsville Pollinator Showcase Garden Community Event

Ward 11 Councillor George Carlson
Jodi Robillos, Acting Director, Parks and Forestry
Frankie Flowers, TV Personality and Gardening Expert
Nick Di Iorio, Vice President and General Manager at Scotts Canada
Karen Stephenson, Director, Regulatory Affairs & Stakeholder Relations at Scotts Canada
Dignitaries and special guests

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

11 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Community booths and family-friendly activities
11:30 a.m. to noon – Official ceremony

Streetsville Village Hall
280 Queen St. S.
Mississauga, ON

This year, there are two other pollinator gardens being installed in Mississauga at Dr. Martin L. Dobkin Community Park and Port Credit Library.

Media Contact:
Catherine Nguyen-Pham
Communications Coordinator
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200 ext. 5334
TTY: 905-896-5151