Community Awards

The votes are in and being tallied. Thank you to all who voted and supported this year’s nominees.  The awards will be presented at the December 16th Regular Meeting of Council. All nominees should expected to be contacted before December 9th.

The City of Dawson Creek values the efforts of individuals and businesses who have significantly contributed to the community of Dawson Creek in the following categories: Youth, Entrepreneur, Business, Citizen, and Inclusive Workplace.

Below are the 2019 nominees who were nominated by the community:

Youth of the Year 

  • Hannah Legault 

sponsored by the Dawson Creek CO-OP

Entrepreneur of the Year

  •  Margriet Abbey, Abbey Law Corporation
  • Carina Wingerak, World Financial Group – Dawson Creek

sponsored by Community Futures Peace Liard

Business of the Year 

  • Charmed Beauty Salon
  • Corlanes Sporting Goods
  • DC Recycling
  • Faking Sanity
  • Peace Country Toyota
  • RBC – Dawson Creek
  • SL Enterprizes
  • Tiger Office Plus
  • Tower Therapies

sponsored by the Dawson Creek & District Chamber of Commerce

Citizen of the Year

  • Arlene Delawsky
  • Connie Schmakeit
  • Jacqueline Janssen
  • Meredith Thornton
  • Michelle Dempsey Rolls
  • Wendy Davies

sponsored by the City of Dawson Creek

Inclusive Workplace of the Year

  • Faking Sanity
  • Fitness 4 Life

sponsored by the Dawson Creek Society for Community Living

Community Awards Schedule:

Nominations Open: Monday, October 7, 2019 (runs for 3 weeks)

Voting Begins: Tuesday, November 12, 2019 (runs for 2 weeks)

Awards Presentation: Monday, December 16, 2019 (final Council Meeting of the year)


For previous winners, nominees, and sponsors, click on the links below:

2018 Winners

2017 Winners

2016 Winners

For more information, please contact or 250.784.3632.