Borough of High Bridge ~ 97 West Main Street, High Bridge, NJ ~ Phone: 908.638.6455 ~ Fax: 908-638-9374

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Citizen of the Year Award

2015 Citizen of the Year: High Bridge Stone

for donating the pavers to edge Veterans Memorial Park.

The Citizen of the Year Award is to recognize those who exemplify the characteristics of a model High Bridge citizen. This award is given to those who consistently participate in activities, enriching the quality of life of the High Bridge community.

For past award recipients, see below.

Recipients

2013 – Jamie Taylor was recognized for her community service, specifically her efforts to raise funds for 2013 for the newly-formed Special Events Committee.

Jamie Taylor - Citizen of the Year 2013 - Borough of High Bridge

Jamie Taylor, 2013 Citizen of the Year, accepts her award from Mayor Mark Desire.

2011 – Jeff Oliver for work on the multi-purpose trail for two years. Jeff had to switch locations, but persevered!

Will Wyckoff - 2010 Citizen of the Year Pictured L-R: Mayor Desire, Will Wyckoff and Councilwoman Lynn Hughes.

Will Wyckoff – 2010 Citizen of the Year
Pictured L-R: Mayor Desire, Will Wyckoff and Councilwoman Lynn Hughes.

2010 – Will Wyckoff for creating the Historic High Bridge video tour and brochure.

Members of Girl Scout Troop #243, 2008 Citizens of the Year, with Mayor Mark Desire and Councilwoman Lynn Hughes

Members of Girl Scout Troop #243, 2008 Citizens of the Year, with Mayor Mark Desire and Councilwoman Lynn Hughes

2008 – Girl Scout Troop #243

2007 – Joe Dispenza

2006 – Dave Schweindenback

2005 – Gary Mills

2004 – John Bitow for his many donations over the years to meet various town needs.

2003 – Paul Lipani for his work with the Planning Board and “I’m for High Bridge Committee.”

2002 – Ann Underhill for her work with the Open Cupboard Food Pantry.

2001 – Vincent Schweikert for his work on the newsletter, website, concert series and farmers’ market.