Citizen of the Year

Making a Difference in the Community We Call Home!


Annually, the Town of Fort Frances accepts nominations for the Citizen of the Year. This award recognizes the efforts of an individual who contributes to making the Town of Fort Frances a great place to live.

Click here to download the application package.


Criteria for the Citizen of the Year Award


1.         Nominees must be a citizen of the Town of Fort Frances.

2.         Nominations should be based but not limited to excellence in one or more of the following areas:

  1. Nominee has continually volunteered his or her time, and is dedicated to making Fort Frances a great place to live, work, play and learn;
  2. Nominees may serve on service clubs, school groups, Town, church or community committees without personal or monetary compensation.


How to Nominate an Individual


If you know of someone you feel meets the criteria listed above, please fill out the attached form.

Nomination forms are also available at the front desk in the Town of Fort Frances Civic Centre, 320 Portage Avenue, Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 3P9.

Completed Nominations may be submitted to the Civic Centre commencing January 1, 2020 an no later than 4:00 p.m. CENTRAL TIME on October 22, 2020 in a sealed envelope marked Citizen of the Year.

The candidate recommended by the Citizen of the Year Committee and approved by Council will be identified at a regular meeting of Council.

Please direct any questions you may have to:
Kathryn Lawson, Deputy Clerk
Phone at 274-5323, ext. 1212