Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Governor General of Canada to give Commendation to all Calgarians in recognition of their response to the 2013 floods

At a special public ceremony on Tuesday, September 17, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will present a commendation for outstanding service to the citizens of Calgary for their response to the 2013 floods. Mayor Naheed Nenshi will accept the award on behalf of all Calgarians. Alberta country star Corb Lund will also perform at the event.

All Calgarians are invited to attend the Celebrating Community Heroes public event.

Date: Tuesday, September 17
Time: 12 noon
Location: Jack Singer Concert Hall

Tickets are FREE, but attendees must register via Eventbrite to confirm attendance: Calgaryheroes.eventbrite.ca (Citizens without access to the website may call 311 to register.)

1 comment:

  1. Doesn't a universal commendation reduce the actual impact of all commendations? It's similar to all first graders getting a participant ribbon, it really does not mean a thing.