The Lima FOP and FOPA Lodge played host to the annual Safe Community Awards on Wednesday.
Evelyn Smith from the local Safe Community Coalition explained the organization's main purpose.
The local Safe Community Coalition- the Regional Planning Commission- and the Fraternal Order of Police are the main sponsors.
Fire Safety Award: Larry Roberts,
Children Safety Award: American Twp FD
Youth Safety Award: St Rita’s
Engineering Award: Jim Morrissey, Lima Engineer’s Office
Traffic Safety Award: Trooper Justin Slusser, OSHP
Special Recognition: Sgt Alan Mefferd, ACSO
Brenda Snyder, St Rita’s
Outstanding Business Award:
Outstanding Citizen Award: Dr. Gary Beasley, Allen Co Coroner