UXBRIDGE: Council honoured township employees for their years of dedicated service, at a meeting on Monday, Dec. 12th.
Three people were honoured for 30 years of service to the Township, including Mayor Gerri Lynn O’Connor, CAO Ingrid Svelnis, and Chief Building Official Brian Pigozzo.
Among those honoured for 20 years of service to the Township included; Director of Public Works Ben Kester, Arena Attendant Brad Adams, Library Assistant Peggy Kennedy and Steve Lewis from the Public Works department.
As well, eight people were recognized for their 10 years of service, including Laura Rupprecht, Nick Kulas, Karen Ryl, Tim Kidd, Jennifer Beer, Kevin Lyons, Ward 5 Councillor Gord Highet and Regional Councillor Jack Ballinger.
“I just want to say that it is a pleasure working with all of the staff. You do a tremendous job and it is much appreciated,” Councillor Ballinger said.
Mayor O’Connor expressed how grateful she is to have had these dedicated individuals working for the Township over the years.
“It’s great to have people stay in our municipality as long as you have and to see the commitment and the dedication you have made to the Township over the years,” the Mayor said.