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Black Diamond Labor Days Citizen Nominations

Now is the time to recognize residents and groups within the City of Black Diamond who has selflessly served our community and made it a better place to live. People, groups, civil servants, and businesses nominated must live/be located in and/or serve the City of Black Diamond.

Not all awards are presented each year.

Lifetime Commitment - an individual giving 30+ years of volunteer service 

Citizen of the year - An individual who provided outstanding service to better BD in the past year 

Civil Servant of the Year - an elected official or city employee who did an outstanding job serving BD residents 

Community Service Group - a non-profit group that did something significant for BD 
Individual Community Service - an individual who did significant community service for BD 
Business Owner of the Year - a BD business that supported BD residents in significant and varied ways

Hometown Hero - a person who has provided selfless aid to others

  • Application deadline is the First Friday of August.

  • Nominations received after the deadline will not be considered. 

  • Award Winners will be notified of the decision by the Third Friday in August.

  • Winners will be announced at the Labor Day Festival on Sunday. 

  • Winners will ride in Dignitary cars in the Parade on Labor Day. 

Thanks for submitting! Check your email for your confimation

Past Citizens of the Year

1959 ~ J. Babb

1960 ~ H.L. Botts

1961 ~ A.S. Davis

1962 ~ George Eipper

1963 ~ Jules Dal Santo

1964 ~ Frank Gingrich

1965 ~ John Dodd

1966 ~ Frank & Tom Zumek

1967 ~ Muriel Wing

1968 ~ G. Fredrickson

1969 ~ Vic Weston

1970 ~ Joe Dal Santo

1971 ~ Francis Pitman

1972 ~ Evan Morris

1973 ~ Joe Androskco

1974 ~ BD Fire Dept

1975 ~ Chuck Caponi

1976 ~ Frank Gingrich

1977 ~ Leo Merlini

1978 ~ BD Eagles

1979~ Sue Caponi

1980 ~ Bonnie Doncker

1981 ~ Archie Eltz

1982 ~ Vivan Petchnick

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