City of Brooksville Accepting Nominations for the Great Brooksvillian

By Meaghan Goepferich Posted on March 10, 2021

On March 2, 2021, the City of Brooksville began accepting nominations for the 2021 Great Brooksvillian Award.

City of Brooksville Accepting Nominations for the Great Brooksvillian

This annual program recognizes outstanding men and women who have made significant positive contributions to the history, culture and/or economy of our great community. The Great Brooksvillian Award is selected annually by the Brooksville City Council from the list of nominees.

Nominees should be a person whose contributions are generally known and readily recognizable by our residents. Recognition of an individual who has made a significant contribution to the City of Brooksville is also eligible for this nomination.

Other eligibility criteria include:
• Nominations must be made during the nomination period of March 2, 2021 and submitted not later than 5:00 pm on Friday, June 18, 2021.
• Nominations must be made on the City’s standard nomination form. Nominations forms may be accompanied by one (1) recent photo, if available.
• Individuals can be nominated by anyone in the community.
• Consideration should be given to the historical perspective of nominees.
• Prior nominees can be renominated if they were not previously selected as an award recipient.
• A nominee may be alive or deceased at the time of nomination.
• Self-nominations will not be accepted.

An individual plaque to commemorate and memorialize the award will be presented to the honoree and/or his/her family at a reception held in their honor as well as recognition on a perpetual plaque that is maintained at Brooksville’s City Hall.

Program criteria and nomination forms are available for download on the City’s website at, or may be picked up at Brooksville’s City Hall located at 201 Howell Ave, Brooksville. Deadline for submission of nomination forms is Friday, June 18, 2021 @ 5:00 pm.

For further information, contact the City Clerk’s Office, Lisa Morris, Deputy City Clerk (352) 540-3893, or by email: [email protected];


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