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Burlington. Clerks Department

Site: Burlington City Hall

Service: Burlington's Best Awards

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Athlete of the Year and Sport Person of the Year awards are presented by the Burlington Sport Alliance
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-337-7600 ext 7413
Toll Free Phone 1-877-213-3609
Fax 905-335-7675
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Primary Contact Jo-Anne Rudy, Committee Clerk; Phone: (Business) 905-337-7600 ext 7413; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding City / Town ; City of Burlington, sponsoring individuals, groups and agencies
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) The planning committee works with staff to plan and implement the annual Burlington's Best Awards event, and chooses recipients for the following awards: 
* Citizen of the Year: a person whose volunteer activity has made a significant and sustained contribution to the vibrancy and wellbeing of the Burlington community 
* Junior Citizen of the Year: a high school student, 18 years or younger, who has made a significant contribution to the Burlington community 
* Senior Person of the Year: a person, 55 years or older, who has advocated on behalf of seniors and/or made a significant contribution to the Burlington community 
* Environmental Award: an individual or group that improved and/or protects Burlington's environment 
* Community Service Award: an individual or group whose volunteer activity has contributed to the betterment of the Burlington community 
* Arts Person of the Year: an individual who has contributed to the arts in Burlington as an artist, patron or advocate including but not limited to, visual arts, media arts, musical arts, performing arts and literary arts 
* Heritage Award: an individual who has demonstrated a commitment to the preservation of Burlington's heritage, and has volunteered their time in an effort to support the preservation of Burlington's heritage
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Burlington
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Nominations for Burlington's Best Awards are to be submitted to the Clerks Department at City Hall * Nomination form available online 
Committee member application forms available at Clerks Department at City Hall or online * request for citizen applications is usually made in the fall of each year with appointments to committees made in January
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Site Location Downtown Burlington
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington City Hall
426 Brant St
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
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Intersection Brant St and James St
Mailing Address c/o Burlington's Best Committee 
PO Box 5013 
City Hall 
426 Brant St 
Burlington, ON L7R 3Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; City Hall is accessible to people who use personal mobility devices * assistive listening devices are available to use in Council Chambers * City of Burlington documents can be made available in alternative formats upon request * communication supports are available upon request * contact to request other accessibility related accommodation
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Community Recognition ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups

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