Media Release: Collingwood made it to top 5 in Kraft Hockeyville Contest

Collingwood, ON [5 March 2017] – Kraft Hockeyville has announced that Collingwood has made it to the next round on the Kraft Hockeyville Contest!
With your help, the Town of Collingwood could be the next Kraft Hockeyville, which would include hosting an NHL® Pre‑Season Game and receiving $100,000 in arena upgrades.
Voting begins March 12th.
The top 10 nominations were named March 4th, five communities from the East of Canada and 5 communities from the West. Collingwood is facing off for the East division and is 1 of only 2 communities vying for the title in Ontario.
“Collingwood undoubtedly has a strong passion for hockey! Now it’s game time and we need your help to win the title of Kraft Hockeyville to give the EBMA some much needed accessibility upgrades and improvements to the dressing rooms,” said Mayor Cooper.
Share your passion for hockey and help Collingwood become the next Kraft Hockeyville by logging onto the Kraft Hockeyville 2017 website ( on March 12th to vote for the Eddie Bush Memorial Arena.
For more information, contact:
Communications Officer
Christa Carter
T. 705-445-1030 Ext. 3293
Director, Parks, Recreation & Culture
Dean Collver
T. 705-444-2500 Ext. 3238
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