Civic Awards Gala Tonight


This year’s Fort St. John Civic & Community Awards Gala will be held tonight (Wednesday).

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Karin Carlson is organizing the event, which this year is being held at the Pomeroy Hotel and is sponsored by the North Peace Savings and Credit Union and Urban Systems.

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In addition to the awards associated with the Gala, Mayor Bruce Lantz will be recognizing several people with the Mayor’s Award of Excellence.

The event begins at six o’clock with dinner served at 6.30pm and tickets, priced at $50 each are available at the Visitor’s Information Center.