The Braddock District Council of Community Organizations (BDC) announced the 2013 Best of Braddock Award winners on Wednesday during their monthly meeting.
The annual awards presentation will be on July 10 at the Kings Park Library. There will be a picnic at 6 p.m. and the awards ceremony will begin at 7 p.m.
The event is co-hosted by the BDC and Braddock District Supervisor John Cook office.
This year's Best of Braddock Award winners are:
Citizen of the Year
Diane DiPietro, past president Kings West Swim Club
The Peterson Companies for the development and management of the Fairfax
Most “Can-Do” Public Employee
Ed Richardson, Fairfax County Park Authority
Neighborhood Enhancement or Beautification
Dave Bowden, FCPA, Craig Carinci, Storm Water Management, and all of
the team that worked on the conversion of the Kings West Swim Club
property from blighted property to the Rabbit Branch Park
Organization Making a Difference in the Community
A tie between the Annandale Food Site and Friends of the Burke Centre
Special Achievement or Recognition
Audrey Moore Recreation Center Employees - Sophie Polnow, Tim Polnow,
Connie Polnow, Corey Stoney, Faith Garrish