Saturday , 16 October 2021

Cold Lake crowns World Town Planning Day colouring contest winners

Cold Lake kids were recognized for winning the city’s World Town Planning Day colouring contest. Back row: Cold Lake city councillors Bob Buckle, Kirk Soroka, Chrus Vining and Jurgen Grau. Front row: Jules Querubin, Gabriel Gurski, and Clayton Toews. Image supplied. 

Cold Lake got the spotlight on three youngsters for their colouring prowess.

Jules Querubin, Gabriel Gurski, and Clayton Toews were named World Town Planning Day colouring contest winners in the ages 5 and under, ages 6-9, and age 10 and over categories, respectively.

They were among 80 total entries.

World Town Planning Day is celebrated in approximately 30 countries on four continents on November 8th each year.

It focuses on the progress of community planning and highlights the contributions that sound planning has made to the quality of the human environment.

It’s also meant to provide recognition of the ideals of community planning among the profession and general public worldwide.

Jules Querubin, Ages 5 and under

Gabriel Gurski, Ages 6-9

Clayton Toews, Ages 10 and up

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.