The Dalles Mayor Steve Lawrence made his first presentation honoring an individual with a certificate of recognition Monday. He told the audience gathered for Monday’s meeting of The Dalles City Council, that he had developed a specific criteria for the honor.
“I want to recognize people who have served for a long time in a position, consisently,and not really expecting anything back,” Lawrence told the council and audience.
In presenting the award to former mayor Jim Wilcox, Lawrence noted that Wilcox had recently received a statewide award in his profession as a Realtor. To hear Mayor Lawrence read the text of the citation, click the podcast bar below.