February 25, 2014 > City of Union City honored with awards of excellence
City of Union City honored with awards of excellence
Submitted By Chris Valuckas
The California Parks and Recreation Society (CPRS) Ð District 3 (which covers both Alameda and Contra Costa counties) honored the City of Union City with two awards of excellence at their annual awards luncheon. The awards were held at the Officers Club in Alameda on Thursday, February 20.
The 2013 Outstanding Volunteer in Parks and Recreation award was presented to Union City Community Garden Coordinator John Haley for all of his outstanding work coordinating Union CityÕs Community Garden for the past 15 years.
Union City Leisure ServicesÕ ÒThe Running DeadÓ 5k/10K Fun Run was honored with the 2013 Agency Showcase Award Ð Outstanding Special Event. Union City Leisure Services also teamed up with the American Diabetes Association to organize this event to help raise the awareness of diabetes in the Union City community.
Congratulations to the winners!