The Florida Family Fun Fest Committee is seeking nominations for the Florida Citizen of the Year, nominations for Youth Achievement Award and nominations for the Lifetime Achievement Award. Letters with nominating forms have been sent to civic organizations asking them to submit names and credentials of candidates for the honor. Nominations are also invited from individuals. Forms can be picked up at the Florida Village Hall, Florida Public Library, Walden Savings Bank, Sterling National Bank, and the Professional Building.
All letters of nomination must document the reason the candidate is being nominated. The criterion for nomination is service to the community, either during the past year or over a longer period of time. The nominees must be current or former residents of the Village of Florida. For the purpose of the award, Florida is the geographic area of the Florida Fire District.
Nominations should be sent to the Selection Committee, Florida Family Fun Fest Committee, P.O. Box 505, Florida, NY 10921, dropped off at Village Hall, or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Thurs., Mar. 22. The winners will be honored at the Florida Family Fun Fest, which will be held on Sun., Aug. 12.