The nomination deadline is quickly approaching for Citizen of the Year recognition by the City of Yorba Linda. If you know a local hero in the community who regularly demonstrates selfless dedication to serving others, you should nominate them for the 2020 Yorba Linda Citizen of the Year award. Completed nomination forms must be submitted by Thursday, September 3, 2020.
Wondering what the criteria and nomination process consists of for Citizen of the Year? First off, nominees must be residents of Yorba Linda. Nominees must also currently participate in humanitarian/volunteer activities that contribute and make a difference in the City of Yorba Linda or the community at large. Additionally, any current City of Yorba Linda employee or current elected or appointed official may not be nominated.
To nominate an individual for the 2020 Citizen of the Year, you must submit the Online Citizen of the Year Nomination Form, as well as a letter (no more than one page) stating the nominee’s qualifications and additional documentation to support the nomination.
Citizen of the Year nominations forms, nomination letters, and any supporting documentation must be received by the City of Yorba Linda by 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 3, 2020. Information may be submitted electronically, in-person at City Hall, by email or regular mail. For more information, please visit https://www.yorbalindaca.gov/696/Citizen-of-the-Year/.