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Excellence in Communication Awards

The application form for 2017 Excellence in Communication Awards is available below in Word or PDF:

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  • 2017 Entry Form.pdf   601k - Jan 18, 2017, 10:08 AM by Tacy Steele (v1)
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Tacy Steele (Co-Chair)
City of Hillsboro Water Department
150 E Main St.
Hillsboro, OR 97123-4028
Phone: 503-615-6732


Libby Barg (Co-Chair)
Barney & Worth Inc.
247 Commercial St NE, Ste. 204
Salem, OR 97301-3411
Phone:  503-585-4043

Jill Hoyenga (Incoming Co-Chair)
Eugene Water and Electric Board


Mike Whiteley (Board Contact)
City of Gresham
1333 NW Eastman Parkway, Gresham, OR 97030