Past Award Winners

Past Service Club Commendations

Past Individual Service Commendations

Past Outstanding Senior Commendations

Past Youth Commendations

Past Connecting with Kids Commendations

Past Community Involvement Commendations

 

Recipients of the Mayor's Service Club Commendation

  • 1979 - League of Women Voters (also in 1993)
  • 1980 – Edina Federated Women’s Club (also in 2003)
  • 1981 - Edina Garden Council (also in 1999)
  • 1982 – Edina Lions (also in 2007)
  • 1983 – Edina Optimists’ Club (also in 2004)
  • 1984 - Jaycees
  • 1985 – Edina Rotary Club (also in 2005)
  • 1986 - Woman’s Club
  • 1987 - Chamber of Commerce
  • 1988 - Edina Historical Society (also in 2014)
  • 1989 - Southdale Y’s Men
  • 1990 - Braemar Men’s Club
  • 1991 - Special Children’s Group
  • 1992 - NO AWARD
  • 1993 - League of Women Voters (also in 1979) and Kiwanis Golden K
  • 1994 - Basketball Association and Morningside Rotary Club (also in 2005)
  • 1995 - NO AWARD
  • 1996 - NO AWARD
  • 1997 - NO AWARD
  • 1998 - EVENT WAS NOT HELD
  • 1999 - Edina Garden Council (also in 1981)
  • 2000 - Edina Parent Communication Network
  • 2001 – Blue Ribbon Committee
  • 2002 – Edina Newcomers and Friends
  • 2003 – Edina Federated Women’s Club (also in 1980)
  • 2004 – Edina Optimists’ Club (also in 1983)
  • 2005 – Edina Rotary Club (also in 1985) & Morn. Rotary Club (also in 1994)
  • 2006 – Friends of the Edina Library
  • 2007 – Edina Lions (also in 1982)
  • 2008 – Edina Morningside Rotary Club (also in 1994 & 2005)
  • 2009 – Edina Community Foundation
  • 2010 – Edina Public Art Committee
  • 2011 – Edina Federated Women’s Club
  • 2012 – Kiwanis Golden K Club of Edina
  • 2013 – 50th & France Business & Professional Association
  • 2014 – Edina Historical Society (also in 1988)
  • 2015 - Edina Rotary Club (also in 1985 & 2005)

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Recipients of the Mayor's Individual Service Commendation

  • 1979 - Ardythe Buerosse
  • 1980 - Virginia Bodine and Ray O’Connell
  • 1981 - Shirley Taylor
  • 1982 - Ann Bros and Bob Reid
  • 1983 - Nancy Grimsby, Pam Keating and Phyllis Kenaston
  • 1984 - Ralph Campbell, Janet Chandler and Scott Crosbie
  • 1985 - Janet Cardle
  • 1986 - Leonard Ring
  • 1987 - Judy Smith
  • 1988 - Galene Erickson, Betsy Flaten and Sharon Hale
  • 1989 - Kay Bach and Betty Hemstad
  • 1990 - Dorie Barman and Lynne Westphal
  • 1991 - Mary Estrem and Harlan & Ruth Hansen
  • 1992 - Gardner Gay and Lance Leupold
  • 1993 - Frank Cardarelle
  • 1994 - Doug Johnson
  • 1995 - Jan Buth, John Rocheford and Jean McGlennon
  • 1996 - Marian Hansen and Kathy Iverson
  • 1997 - Don Schlaefer
  • 1998 - EVENT WAS NOT HELD
  • 1999 - Jacci Manson
  • 2000 - Jim Van Valkenburg
  • 2001 – Bob Kojetin
  • 2002 – Gary Soule
  • 2003 – Bob Reid
  • 2004 – Kevin Ries
  • 2005 – Dianne Plunkett Latham
  • 2006 – Mary Brindle
  • 2007 – Andy Otness
  • 2008 – Laura Nisi
  • 2009 – Jack Rice
  • 2010 – Wayne Kostroski
  • 2011 – Paul Mooty
  • 2012 – Kevin Staunton
  • 2013 – E. J. Anderson
  • 2014 – Mike Fischer
  • 2015 - Tim Murphy

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Recipients of the Mayor's Outstanding Seniors Commendation

  • 1979 - Ruby McLaughlin
  • 1980 - Ella Terry
  • 1981 - Ray Condon
  • 1982 - Ann Salovich and Marion White
  • 1983 - Katherine Sehlin
  • 1984 - Tom Oye
  • 1985 - Margaret Hanson and Homer Kinney
  • 1986 - Jan Cooper
  • 1987 - Orrin Knutson and Irene Russell
  • 1988 - Ann Thompson
  • 1989 - May Strand
  • 1990 - Muriel Cords
  • 1991 - Tax Consultants for the Elderly
  • 1992 - Paul Otness and Ed Skluzacek
  • 1993 - Polly Denison
  • 1994 - Ruth Bakken
  • 1995 - NO AWARD
  • 1996 - NO AWARD
  • 1997 - NO AWARD
  • 1998 - EVENT WAS NOT HELD
  • 1999 - NO AWARD
  • 2000 - Dorothy Brindle
  • 2001 – Lila Larson
  • 2002 – Edina Senior Center Advisory Council
  • 2003 – Jack Barstow
  • 2004 – Harold Westerberg
  • 2005 – Jean Hedberg
  • 2006 – Janet Johnson
  • 2007 – Sandy Schley
  • 2008 – Ray O’Connell
  • 2009 – Betty Pollitt
  • 2010 – Bob Hartshorn
  • 2011 – Shirley Johnson
  • 2012 – Marshall Schwartz
  • 2013 – Mel Hoiseth
  • 2014 – Sandy Phillips
  • 2015 - Joe Sullivan

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Recipients of the Mayor's Youth Commendation

  • 2002 – Caitlin Rogers
  • 2003 – Paige Backenstose and Lindsey Vance
  • 2004 – Will Amundson
  • 2005 – Catherine Elliott
  • 2006 – Kelly Hayes
  • 2007 – Brett Stone
  • 2008 – Birgen Hartman & Emma Weisberg
  • 2009 – Dolan Lee, Hailey Lee & Shara Mohtadi
  • 2010 – Abigale Dauth & Robbie Latta
  • 2011 – Apeksha Goonewardena & J. D. Loyle
  • 2012 – Katelyn Dussik & Elizabeth Montgomery
  • 2013 – Alec Fischer
  • 2014 – Danzhen Lajia & Kyle Schwartz
  • 2015 - Yochana Kancherla, Jessica Mixon & Pheretha Quevi

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Recipients of the Mayor's Connecting with Kids Commendation

  • 2005 – Mark Peterson
  • 2006 – David Kunz
  • 2007 – Terry Stevens
  • 2008 – Matt Meyer & Charlie Weigel
  • 2009 – Karen Hoops
  • 2010 –STRIVE Initiative
  • 2011 – Communications Explorers Post 3411
  • 2012 – STRIVE Program
  • 2013 – Paul & Wendy Arneberg
  • 2014 – Mark Lawrence & Laurie Shimizu
  • 2015 - Jeff Northrup

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Recipients of the Mayor's Community Involvement Commendation

  • 1982 - Vince Bongaarts
  • 1983 - Craig Swanson
  • 1984 - Patrick Lilja
  • 1985 - Pat Greer and Marion Ward
  • 1986 - Dennis Cain & Ralph Johnson
  • 1987 - Susan Heiberg & Bob Kojetin
  • 1988 - Ken Rosland & Solvei Swenson
  • 1989 - Ceil Smith
  • 1990 - Gene Bartz
  • 1991 - Diana Hedges
  • 1992 - Sue Weigle
  • 1993 - Ruth Schmoll
  • 1994 - Courtney Heyda
  • 1995 - Marce Daehn
  • 1996 - Gordon Hughes
  • 1997 - Florence Moynihan
  • 1998 - EVENT WAS NOT HELD
  • 1999 - Fran Hoffman
  • 2000 - Steve Bergren
  • 2001 – John Keprios
  • 2002 – Susie Miller & Donna Tilsner
  • 2003 – Eric Anderson
  • 2004 – Mike Siitari
  • 2005 – Jennifer Bennerotte
  • 2006 – Tim Zimmerman
  • 2007 – Tom Jenson & John Valliere
  • 2008 – Heather Worthington
  • 2009 – Aaron Kuznia
  • 2010 – Rebecca Foster
  • 2011 – Brian Hubbard
  • 2012 – Jeff Long
  • 2013 – Marty Scheerer
  • 2014 – Michael Frey
  • 2015 - Jim Rygg

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