NC’s Elza Kilroy Award Goes to Gary Tintle

This press release was emailed from the Nevada City Chamber:

Longtime community leader Gary Tintle has been named recipient of the 2010 Elza Kilroy Award for outstanding community service.

The prestigious Kilroy award, established in 1969, is presented annually by the Nevada City Chamber of Commerce to a citizen whose efforts help make Nevada City a better community.

The Nevada City chamber also recognizes other contributions to the community with the following awards:

The Dr. Leland and Sally Lewis Visual Arts Award for 2010 goes to Andy Howard, owner of the Emma Nevada House, for his volunteer contribution in filming a video promotion of Nevada City for the Nevada City Downtown Association.

The Chamber’s Stan Halls Architectural Awards goes to: Carl Novak for his role in remodeling the Bel Cappelli Salon-Spa building and the Pine Street Market.

The 2010 Live Music Award will be presented to: Maggie McKaig & Luke Wilson.

The annual New Construction award goes to: Gold Flat Service Station and Port of Subs Express Market Building at 407 Hollow Way,

The Dr. Leland and Sally Lewis Performing Arts award will be presented to: Air Aligned.

The award winners were nominated and selected by the Nevada City Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. The awards will be presented at the Nevada City
Chamber of Commerce 109th Annual Installation and Awards Dinner on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011 at the Miners Foundry.

For information about the dinner – call the Chamber office at 265-2692.

Author: jeffpelline

Jeff Pelline is a veteran editor and award-winning journalist - in print and online. He is publisher of Sierra FoodWineArt magazine and its website SierraCulture.com. Jeff covered business and technology for The San Francisco Chronicle for 12 years, and he was a founding editor and Editor of CNET News for eight years, among other positions. Jeff has a bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley and a master's from Northwestern University. His hobbies include sailing, swimming, and trout fishing in the Sierra.

5 thoughts on “NC’s Elza Kilroy Award Goes to Gary Tintle”

  1. Gary has proven what a positive attitude and a willingness to work with all parties can do in our community. He is a credit to us NU Class of Sixty-Niners. Congratulations, dude.

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