September – Citizen/Merchant of the Year

Every year, we celebrate citizens and merchants making a difference in our neighborhood by awarding, citizen and merchant of the year, as well as a hall of fame award. Please come and support our winners and our neighborhood! The dinner is held each year in September.

Citizen of the Year – to a person who has made significant contributions to our community and made it a better place to live.

Merchant of the Year – to a local merchant who has contributed most to our well-being as a community.

Hall of Fame Award – to a person or organization that is impacting the 19th Ward in a positive way through promotion, encouragement and the improvement of neighborhood unity.

The Selection Committee accepts nominations until August 1st. Download the nomination form here and email it to our office manager.