Mayor wins regional award

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From L to R: Mayor Dick Church, Jr. with his award, Dr. Judi Church, MVRPC Chairperson Carol Graff, MVRPC Executive Director Brian Martin.

 

Miamisburg, Ohio - April 20, 2017:  At its Annual Spring Dinner last night, the Miami Valley Regional Planning Commission (MVRPC) presented Miamisburg Mayor Dick Church, Jr. with its Regional Steward Award.

This honor recognizes:

* Someone with an innovative spirit to solving regional challenges.
* Someone who builds broad support toward a shared regional vision.
* Someone who is a regional steward promoting economic, social and environmental progress in the Miami Valley.

"Mayor Church is known for his sensibility and his logical approach to resolving issues," MVRPC Chairperson Carol Graff said.  "This award recognizes an outstanding public servant who has shown he or she can make tough decisions while keeping in mind the good of the entire region."

Church is currently serving his seventh term as mayor of Miamisburg.  He serves on numerous boards in the community and throughout the region, including the MVRPC Board of Directors since 2004.

"Mayor Church is a real asset to the Miami Valley," said MVRPC Executive Director Brian Martin.  "His understanding of various regional issues makes him irreplaceable."

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