Nominations for 2015 Downtown First Awards Now Open

The Downtown First Awards, an annual celebration of the individuals and organizations that put downtown first, have opened the nomination process for 2015.

Nominate in the following categories through June 30:

  • Outstanding Large Business (with 16+ employees)
  •  Outstanding Small Business (with 15 or fewer employees)
  •  Outstanding New Business/Merchant (opened in 2014/15)
  •  Outstanding Merchant (retail or restaurant)
  •  Outstanding Nonprofit Organization
  •  Better York Beautification Award
  •  Outstanding Individual within a Company or Organization
  •  Outstanding Volunteer

An independent selection committee reviews nominations and selects winners in each award category.

The Downtown First Awards Ceremony will be held Thursday, September 10 at 5pm.