The region is collecting nominations for the Citizen Recognition Program.
This annual program is in its 5th year with the goal being to allow citizens and groups aimed at bettering the community a chance to be recognized for their contributions throughout the region.
Nominations can be made at rmwb.ca/champions with the deadline being Sept. 30, 2016. The region will recognize the nominees at a celebration in January 2017. Those who have lived in the region for up to 12 months are eligible.
Nomination packages can also be picked up at Community Service Office in the Future Forward Building at 9717 Franklin Avenue, Municipal Cashiers at Timberlea Landing and the Jubilee Plaza, as well as each of the Rural Municipal Contact Offices.
The Community Services Committee will be the ones reviewing all the nominees.
For more information on the program you can call 780-743-7966 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.