Kern Council of Governments 2016 Regional Awards

March 2, 2017

Kern Council of Governments (COG) honored 16 individuals, organizations and programs for making major contributions to Kern County’s quality of life through innovative, cooperative efforts during its annual Regional Awards of Merit Program. 

Top: This is Kern COG’s 26th awards program, held this year at the Seven Oaks Country Club in Bakersfield.

Bottom Left: Team Vidak District Representative Rogelio Caudillo (left) presented a Senate Certificate to Delano Vice-Mayor Grace Vallejo (right) in recognition of her being honored with Kern COG’s  “Lifetime Achievement Award – Public Official.”

Bottom Right: Team Vidak District Representative Rogelio Caudillo presented a Senate Certificate to McFarland Mayor Manuel Cantu, Jr. in recognition of the City of McFarland being honored with Kern COG’s “Local Government Award.”