Chairman Nesbitt To Honor Outstanding Citizens With Unsung Hero Award



For Immediate Release

Feb. 16, 2017


Chairman Nesbitt To Honor Outstanding Citizens With Unsung Hero Award

CONYERS, Ga. – Rockdale County Chairman Oz Nesbitt Sr. is currently seeking nominations to honor the dedicated, hardworking and often unnoticed citizens of Rockdale County with the new Unsung Hero Award at his inaugural 2017 State of the County Evening Address on Thurs., March 9 at 7 p.m. in the Rockdale County Auditorium.

Nominees are to be current Rockdale residents working to better themselves and the community behind the scenes or out of the limelight, seeking no accolades for their work and volunteer efforts. The eligibility requirements include:

  1. Nominees can be of any age.
  2. Must be a current citizen of Rockdale County.
  3. Nominations must be submitted by another person. A person cannot nominate themselves. Nominations cannot be submitted anonymously.
  4. Nominees will be evaluated on their volunteer work in 2016.
  5. Nominations will only be accepted through the nomination form on the County website or by form in person by the submission deadline of Mon., Feb. 27 by 5 p.m.

Citizens can nominate members of the community at Rockdale County Unsung Hero Award. Hard copy forms can be found at the front desk of the Administrative Services Building and returned at 958 Milstead Ave., Conyers 30012, addressed to Community Affairs and Innovative Programs.

Please call, 770-278-7050 or send questions to