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City of Fort Lauderdale Accepting Nominations for Annual Citizens Recognition Awards

Post Date:August 01, 2017 8:36 AM


For Immediate Release
July 5, 2017

Media Contact:
Monique J. Damiano, Strategic Communications Specialist
(954) 828-5942 /

Fort Lauderdale, FL – The City of Fort Lauderdale is accepting nominations for the 2016-2017 Citizens Recognition Awards. Nominations may be submitted online at by Friday, July 28, 2017 at 5 p.m. Paper copies of the nomination form are also available by emailing or calling 954-828-4746.

The Citizens Recognition Awards recognize Fort Lauderdale citizens whose efforts and achievements foster civic pride and responsibility, encourage public service, develop an appreciation of the City's heritage, and significantly contribute to the development of the community. Award categories include Honored Founder, Citizen of the Year, Distinguished Citizen, and Exemplary Former City Employee. 

The 2016-2017 honorees will be recognized at the 43rd Annual Citizens Recognition Awards event set for Tuesday, November 7, 2017. 

For more information, visit, email, or call 954-828-4746.



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