Congratulations to Anthony Frisina, 2020 Order of Hamilton Recipient

This article, from January 4, has details on the Order of Hamilton being awarded to Ward 8 resident Anthony Frisina.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The 2020 Order of Hamilton awards were awarded at the Mayor’s New Year’s Levee – including Ward 8’s Anthony Frisina, who was recognized along with 9 others from around the city who have made exceptional volunteer contributions to building Hamilton and making it a better place to live, work and play.

For more details, please continue reading below…

The Order of Hamilton recognizes the exceptional voluntary contributions of individual Hamiltonians to the building of a better and improved City of Hamilton. Residents must have demonstrated an exceptional voluntary contribution to community building and/or service in Hamilton. The contributions must be determined to have been over and above their professional contributions to the City of Hamilton.

The Order is awarded by a committee consisting of the City Manager, the Clerk, and chaired by the Mayor.

This year, Anthony Frisina, a longtime resident of Ward 8, has been named as a 2020 Order of Hamilton recipient in recognition of his volunteer work in support of his passion for accessibility.

(Courtesy of Anthony Frisina)

In 2014, Anthony was named a Mohawk College Alumni of Distinction recipient and recognized by the Rick Hansen Foundation as a Difference Maker.

Anthony has created and produced a local television program that tackles accessibility awareness and inclusion in the Hamilton area.

In addition, he has also founded Above and Beyond an organization helping to bridge the gap to accessibility and inclusion across the City of Hamilton. Anthony’s continued commitment to serving those in need of accessibility is an inspiration to the wider community.

Congratulations Anthony!

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