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Vote for Springer Market Square to be named "Greatest Public Space" in Canada
October 4, 2016 -
Is there any greater public space in Canada than Springer Market Square?
Springer Market Square has been nominated as one of Canada's "Greatest Public Spaces" Canada in the Canadian Institute of Planners' Great places in Canada contest.
"Anyone who has watched a movie in the Square, or skated in the Square, or who came to the live-streaming of The Tragically Hip concert in Springer Market Square knows there's no better public space. Show the Square how much you love it by voting," says Jaclyn Grimmon, the City of Kingston's manager recreation programs.
Kingstonians can vote for it to win the honour at http://greatplacesincanada.ca/vote/ until Monday, Oct. 17.
About the City of Kingston
The City of Kingston provides municipal services to 125,000 residents living in this visually stunning, historic city, often ranked one of the best places to live in Canada. Kingston is focusing on being smart and livable as it pursues its vision to become Canada's most sustainable city. We focus on environmental responsibility, social equity, economic health and cultural vitality –ensuring that today's decisions don't compromise our future.
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