I'm pleased to announce that our hardworking community leader John Blatherwick will be receiving the Mayor's City Builder Award tomorrow at City Council. Please see below for the full City of Ottawa news release:
For immediate release:
July 11, 2017
John Blatherwick to receive Mayor’s City Builder Award
Ottawa – Mayor Jim Watson and Bay Ward Councillor Mark Taylor will present the Mayor’s City Builder Award to John Blatherwick on Wednesday, July 12 at the start of the next City Council meeting.
Date: Wednesday, July 12
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Andrew Haydon Hall (Council Chambers), Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
Photo and media availability at 10:15 a.m.
The Mayor’s City Builder Award is a civic honour created to recognize an individual, group or organization that has, through outstanding volunteerism or exemplary action, demonstrated an extraordinary commitment to making our city a better place today and for the future. This may include lifelong service, outstanding acts of kindness, inspiring charitable work, community building or other exemplary achievements.
Individuals, groups or organizations may be nominated by members of City Council or the public.