Citizen Of The Year

Each year, the City of Waukee seeks nominations for Citizen of the Year - an exemplary resident who represents the true spirit of community service.

Nominate a great Waukee citizen for the 2017 Citizen of the Year award! Nominations are due Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. Click here to fill out the form or visit City Hall for a printed form. Email City Clerk Becky Schuett or call at 515-978-7904 for more information.


Take a look at the citizens Waukee has been proud to call Waukee Citizen of the Year.

2016: Andy and Amy Walsh

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Frank Hoifeldt - COY
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2011 Citizen of the Year: Ann Strong
2010 Citizen of the Year Vivian: Wilson with Howard Wilson
2009 Citizen of the Year: Susan Paglia

2008: Marguerite Jordan

2008 Citizen of the Year: Marguerite Jordan

2007: Denny Dolmage

2007 Citizen of the Year: Denny Dolmage

2006: Ron Olson

2006 Citizen of the Year: Ron Olson

Past Citizen of the Year Awards

  • 2005: Waukee Woman's Club
  • 2004: Tom Tovrea
  • 2003: John Wemer
  • 2002: Lyn Schafer
  • 2001: Ed Butler
  • 2000: Dick Nesselroad
  • 1999: Mary Allen
  • 1998: Hannah Weil
  • 1997: Helen Lockwood
  • 1996: June Andeberg
  • 1995: Roger Schlaefer
  • 1994: Denny Langel
  • 1993: Clair Eason
  • 1992: Louise Keller
  • 1991: James Schwab
  • 1990: Merle E. Rees
  • 1989: Ray and Virginia Clark
  • 1988: George Kramer
  • 1988: Gordon Christianson
  • 1987: Remo Nizzi
  • 1986: Harry V. Copeland