Vincent Ibeas and the rest of his Notre Dame Bantam Cougars football team received Mayor’s Recognition Awards for Athletics Thursday at the Sheraton Hotel. (Photo by SEAN MCINTOSH/Advocate staff)

Nominations open for Mayor’s Recognition Awards in Red Deer

The City of Red Deer is still seeking nominations for the Mayor’s Recognition Awards, and has extended the deadline until March 23 at 9 a.m.

The awards serve as a way to acknowledge and congratulate citizens for their accomplishments.

Awards honour individuals, groups and teams who have made a special contribution that has brought honour and recognition to Red Deer.

There are five categories: athletics, distinguished voluntary service, fine and performing arts, community builder and Mayor’s Special Award.

To learn more about the program, or to print a nomination form, visit

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