The Lane Council of Governments (LCOG) annual member appreciation event was held virtually March 5, and several area officials and school organizations were honored.
Creswell native and Lane County Sheriff Clifton Harrold was named outstanding elected official and Cottage Grove city manager Richard Meyers was named outstanding public employee.
Here’s the list of awardees:
Outstanding Elected Official: Cliff Harrold, Lane County Sheriff and Creswell resident
Outstanding Citizen: Melanie Stanley, the “unofficial mayor” of Blue River