Mayor accepting Courage Award nominations

DOWNEY – Mayor Luis Marquez is seeking nominations for his “Mayor’s Courage Award,” which recognizes people committed to improving the lives of others in Downey. The award specifically recognizes people “who have exemplified exceptional courage in the face of adversity, performed an outstanding act of generosity or good deed, and/or are determined to make our community and world a better place.”

Honorees will receive a letter of appreciation presented at a City Council meeting.

Nominees must live or work in Downey. Nomination forms are available at, or call the council office at (562) 904-7274.



Published: March 26, 2015 - Volume 13 - Issue 50