Heeren to receive LWV award
The League of Women Voters (LWV) of Park Rapids has selected Pam Heeren as this year’s Making Democracy Work Award winner.
Hubbard County residents often have their first exposure to the courthouse through the auditor-treasurer’s office. Heeren believes that serving people, often taxpayers, as customers is the best approach to ensuring the best outcome, even in difficult situations.
She also works closely with Hubbard County’s city and township election officials to achieve nearly flawless election results year after year.
The LWV of Park Rapids has benefitted from her assistance in local voter registration efforts.
A dinner celebrating Heeren’s “contribution to democracy” will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 7 at Bella Caffe. A menu of selected items will be offered. Diners are responsible for their own purchases. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All citizens who want to effect change in our community are welcome to join the League of Women Voters. Contact Carolynne White for more information at the above email address or follow the organization on facebook: https://www. facebook.com/LeagueOfWom enVotersParkRapidsStateU nit?ref=hl