Mayor Tara Veer outside her office at Red Deer City Hall. (File photo by Susan Zielinski/Advocate staff)

Nomination deadline for Mayor’s Recognition Awards in Red Deer is fast approaching

Do you know someone deserving to be recognized by the Mayor for outstanding contributions to our community? Nominate them for a Mayor’s Recognition Award before time runs out.

Only a week remains to submit nominations before the deadline on March 14.

There are five award categories that recognize individuals, groups and teams: Athletics, Distinguished Voluntary Service, Fine & Performing Arts, Community Builder Award and Mayor’s Special Award

Award recipients are selected by the Mayor’s Recognition Awards Committee, with the exception of the Mayor’s Special Award recipient, who will be chosen by Mayor Tara Veer.

To learn more about the Mayor’s Recognition Awards, visit

Nomination forms are available on the website and can also be picked up from Legislative Services, second floor, City Hall, 4914 48 Avenue.

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