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Nominations Open for 2016 Person of the Year and Beautification Awards

Jul 16, 2015

Each year, the Irondequoit Chamber of Commerce honors an Irondequoit resident for their contributions to the community. Nominations are now open for the 2016 Person of the Year! Please submit in writing, via US Mail or email, your nomination and explain why this person should be honored as the 2016 Person of the Year Award. (You may submit individual letters, or groups may sign a letter collectively.)

In addition, the Chamber also honors local businesses and developers for their efforts with Irondequoit properties in four Beautification categories:

Best New Building
Best Renovation
Best Re-purposed Building
Best Landscaping

Please submit all nominations via US Mail or email ( Please include high resolution photos whenever possible!

The awards will be presented at the Chamber's Annual Awards Dinner in January 2016.

For more information on nominations, click here.

[Photo upper right, Person of the Year Chair John Sciarabba and Chamber President Fred Squicciarini with our 2014 Persons of the Year, the "inseparable team," Peter and Anne Kelderhouse.]

2015 Beautification Awards:

Best New Building – Depot Plaza, 999 East Ridge Road.

Best Renovation – Rochester Regional Health Systems - Kings Highway, 100 Kings Highway South.

Best Re-Purposed Building – Stepping Stones Learning center, 2111 Hudson Avenue.

Best Landscaping – Paul W. Harris funeral Home, Inc., 570 Kings Highway South.