At this dinner, we honor our Citizen of the Year recipient; our Business Improvement Award and our Outstanding Community Service Award. Criteria for our awards are:
Citizen of the Year – Is this service work or part of their job? If it is part of their job – do they go above the job description? Have they been involved in a variety of projects or groups over the years? Does their work impact many or just a few? Are they creative? Are they leaders who motivate others? Do they work hard to improve Ogdensburg and/or the surrounding communities?
Business Improvement – Has the nominee renovated or revitalized an existing site? Is the business thriving? Has the improvement to the site made a positive impact on the community? Does the business impact many people or just a few?
Outstanding Community Service – Nominees should be a group or organization – Does their service extend to all citizens in the city and surrounding communities? Have they been providing this service for many years? Does their service provide a feeling of pride and well-being for our city? Does this group or organization promote the City of Ogdensburg?
Please submit written nominations to the Ogdensburg Chamber of Commerce, 318 Ford Street, Ogdensburg by Tuesday, October 1st or via email to: email@example.com.