All 75/50 Club Members as well as resident and visiting Seniors are cordially invited to the Seafest Seniors Tea:
Date: Friday, June 9th, 2017
Location: Highliner Plaza Hotel
Time: 2:00 to 4:00 pm.
Refreshments will be served and plaques will be presented to new 75/50 Club members in recognition of their contribution to our community.
If you or someone you know qualifies for membership in the 75/50 Club (being at least 75 years of age and have lived in Prince Rupert for 50 years or more) please contact Rose Balderson, Administrative Assistant at 250-627-0937.
The Seafest Seniors Tea is organized by the Prince Rupert Special Events Society and Co-sponsored by the City of Prince Rupert.
General Admission is $4.00
For 75/50 Club Members Admission is Free.
Civic Recognition Awards Accepting Nominations
The City would like to recognize outstanding citizens in our community who have made a tangible difference through actions which demonstrate strong principles and commitment to the public good.
Below is a list of awards that the City currently presents and a description of why they are presented.
“Freedom of the City”Represents the highest honour that the City can bestow on an individual or unit of the armed forces of Canada or another nation, in accordance with Section 158 of the Community Charter.
“Civic Merit Award” Represents an award bestowed on an individual who has brought distinction to the community through their outstanding achievements in one or more of the following areas: business and entrepreneurship, arts and entertainment, science and academics, health and education, sports and youth leadership and volunteer and community service.
“Civic Appreciation Represents the expression of appreciation to an Award” individual and/or group for their services and/or contributions that have benefited the community.
“Certificate of Represents the expression of appreciation to an Appreciation” individual for their contribution to a Council established committee or task force to which they have been appointed.
“Appreciation Pin” Represents the expression of appreciation to an individual who has volunteered for a committee or the City for an event within the community.
“Achievement Award” Represents an award given to an individual, team or group of persons, who achieve Provincial, National or International honours in various areas of endeavour, or perform a noteworthy deed.
“Sgt. William Booth Represents an award presented to an individual Award for Valour” who, acting on their own initiative or as members of volunteer organizations, demonstrate unusual humanitarian effort in order to help and protect their fellow citizens, sometimes placing themselves at great personal risk.
Please note that only nominations that have been submitted on the nomination form will be considered for the award. All nominations must be received by 4:30 pm on Wednesday, June 7th, 2017.
Forms are available on our website www.princerupert.ca or in Administration at City Hall located at:
424-3rd Avenue West,
Prince Rupert, BC