2014 Citizenship Award Recipient
Robert Cameron, President and owner of CMS Landscaping
The Citizenship Award is presented to a person or organization that may be of non-Irish descent, that has made substantial contributions to the Parade and/or this Association.
Robert Cameron, owner and president of CMS Landscaping here, is the 2014 Citizenship Award recipient announced Thursday by the Holyoke St. Patrick's Parade Committee.
The committee presents the award to a person or organization that may be of non-Irish decent that has made substantial contributions to the annual parade, which will be March 23, committee spokesman Raymond H. Feyre said.
Robert Cameron, a Holyoke native and resident, provides free landscaping at the John F. Kennedy Monument at Appleton and Suffolk streets and free opening and closing of sprinklers at the monument, City Hall, the Senior Center and the Fire Department
The announcement that Cameron was the Citizenship Award winner came at the Holyoke Lodge of Elks 902 at 250 Whitney Ave. The winner of the 2013 award was Douglas A. Bowen, president and chief executive officer of PeoplesBank.
PAST CITIZENSHIP AWARDEES:
Sheriff Michael Ashe
Douglas A. Bowen
Sr. Joan Ryziewicz