Christmas Lighting Award Program accepting applications

The 2019 Christmas Lighting Awards Program is plugging into another year in Sault Ste. Marie, are now being accepted by the City Clerk’s Department. The hope is to encourage community involvement and recognizes the efforts of residents who light up their homes and businesses in the spirit of the season.

There are two award categories – Residential and Business. In the Residential Category, two winners per ward will be selected. In the Business Category, three awards are presented citywide (1st, 2nd, and 3rd place).

Judging of the nominated properties will take place the week prior to Christmas. Submissions must include the civic address being nominated and the resident’s name. The property owner or any resident can submit a nomination. Residences that have won in the last three years (2016, 2017 and 2018) are not eligible. The deadline for submissions is Thursday, December 12.