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Coral Springs parade winners; Christmas tree recycling

The City of Coral Springs would like to thank this year’s parade sponsors and participants as well as all the hard working volunteers and City employees who helped make this year’s Holiday Parade such a success.

Winners are as follows:

Business Group Entries:
MAYOR’ CUP: Applebee’s
VICE-MAYOR’S CUP: Two Men and A Truck
COMMISSIONER’S CUP: Coral Springs Moving & Storage

Non-Profit Entries:
MAYOR’ CUP: Knights of Columbus
VICE-MAYOR’S CUP: St. Andrew Catholic Church

High School Band
J.P. Taravella High School Marching Band

Middle School Band
Sawgrass Springs Middle School Marching Band

To view photos from the parade and to fill out a post-event survey, please visit

Awards will be presented at an upcoming City Commission meeting. If you missed the Holiday Parade, you can catch it on Channel 11 and Channel 25 on Advanced Cable Communications and Channel 99 on AT&T’s U-Verse. For a list of times and dates, visit

This year’s parade sponsors were: Advanced Cable Communications, Awards Pro, Baptist Health South Florida, Big 105.9, The Country Club of Coral Springs, Edco Awards, Maroone Ford, Sun-Sentinel, Wings Plus, and Winterfest Boat Parade.
Christmas tree recycling available at Sawgrass Nature Center

After the holidays, residents can drop off undecorated trees and other plans at the Sawgrass Nature Center and Wildlife Hospital for recycling. The Nature Center will use the trees for perches and shelter for the animals or as mulch. Live plants will be also planted in the gardens. The facility, located at 3000 Sportsplex Drive, is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This service is free of charge.

For more information, please call 954-752-WILD(9453) or visit

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Posted by Andrea Freygang on Dec 29 2009. Filed under Broward County, Coral Springs, Holiday, Local news. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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