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Nominations Open for Cary Hometown Spirit Award

Post Date:08/27/2020 8:00 AM

Cary, NC – The Town of Cary is looking for nominations for the Town’s Hometown Spirit Award. Each year, the award recognizes a citizen who enhances the quality of life in Cary by preserving, promoting and carrying out positive and quantifiable small-town community values and traits. Cary citizens can submit nominations August 26-September 23, 2020 using an official nomination form available online. Forms can also be submitted to the Clerk’s office by email at or by mail to Town Clerk’s Office, Town of Cary, P.O. Box 8005, Cary, NC 27512-8005.

Cary citizens ages 21 and older are eligible for the award. Nominees should demonstrate leadership and integrity and be respected by their peers. In addition, nominees should exhibit some of the following traits: helps out neighbors and fellow Cary citizens; demonstrates hospitality; promotes and preserves traditional American pastimes; shows a concern for preservation and works to preserve traditions and the small-town atmosphere in the community; promotes a sense of community in their neighborhood and all of Cary; demonstrates patriotism through promotion and preservation of the country's symbols and dedication to the U.S. military, past and present; and serves the community through business. 

At the November 12, 2020 council meeting, the Town Council will recognize the finalists and announce this year’s winner.  

For more details, or call (919) 469-4011.

Primary Contacts

Ginny Johnson, Town Clerk, (919) 469-4941
Sarah Schubert, Assistant Town Clerk (919) 469-4011

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