Saturday , 31 July 2021

Town of Bonnyville hands out long service awards

Recipients of the town’s long service awards pose for a picture during council on Tuesday, December 11.

The Town of Bonnyville recognized some of their long-standing employees on Tuesday.

During the town council meeting, administration handed out awards for employees celebrating an anniversary of working for the town.

“We like to recognize certain accomplishments, 5, 10, 15, 20 years, and in some cases even 25 years,” said CAO Mark Power.

“This year we have one 25 and one 30.”

Award Recipients

5 Years of Service

Brett Brochu ( Public Works Operator I) Started May 27, 2013

Michel Caouette (Public Works Operator III) Started February 7, 2013

Omer Robert (Public Works Operator II) Started August 6, 2013

Ashleigh Runge (Finance Officer) Started August 15, 2011

Alex Shmyr (Public Works Operator III – Casual) Started November 28, 2006

Annie Jackson (Finance A/P & A/R Admin Support) Started June 14, 2012

Lorna Wagner (Records Management Admin Support) Started September 3, 2013

25 Years of Service

Darlene Gelety (RCMP Clerk) Started April 5, 1993

30 Years of Service

Glen Hassan (Transportation Supervisor) Started June 6, 1988

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.