Mayor Mary Giuliano awarded employees of the city for their long-term services. (Front

Mayor Mary Giuliano awarded employees of the city for their long-term services. (Front

Fernie honours longstanding employees

The Annual Long Service Awards were held on Wednesday, June 17 to honour some of the city’s longstanding employees.

The Annual Long Service Awards were held on Wednesday, June 17 to honour some of the city’s longstanding employees and the services they have provided over the years.

This year’s seven recipients were Len Serwakewich (who retires this year), Roy Sarabun, Gino Elia who each provided 25 years of service. Brett Uphill and Sheryl Zrai who contributed 15 years of service each and Shaun Holder and Premita Saran who have worked for the city for 10 years.

In addition to awards handed out, a barbecue was also held at noon as thanks to all of the city’s workers from various departments.