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It’s time to nominate Red Deer’s outstanding citizens

March 1, 2023 1:06 PM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

Nominations are now open for the Mayor’s Recognition Awards.

The Mayor’s Recognition Awards honour individuals, groups and teams who have made a special contribution that has brought honour and recognition to Red Deer. These awards are a way of acknowledging and congratulating our citizens for their accomplishments.

“The spirit if Red Deerians always impresses me,” said Mayor Ken Johnston. “This awards program gives us the chance to recognize incredible achievements and celebrate our most exceptional citizens.”

Nominations are now open with a deadline for nomination of Monday, March 27 at 9 a.m. The awards are open to anyone who lives in or contributes to our community. There are five award categories:

  • Athletics
  • Distinguished Voluntary Service
  • Fine & Performing Arts
  • Community Builder Award
  • Mayor’s Special Award

“While these awards recognize a broad range of achievements, we know many people have gone above and beyond to serve our community,” said Mayor Ken Johnston. “If you know a group, individual or team who has demonstrated tremendous resiliency, strength and generosity, please consider nominating them for a Mayor’s Special Award.”

To learn more about this awards program and to find out how to nominate someone, visit

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