Pickards Honored at Lyn's Citizens of the Year

Mayor of Elizabethtown-Kitley Jim Pickard and his wife Sandy have been selected as Lyn's citizens of the year.

The Pickard's accepted the award on Saturday morning (September 9th) from The Lyn and District Community Association.

 The couple received the reward for their dedication to volunteering in the community.

Their community work included volunteering with the Lyn Softball League, Family and Children’s Services and the Christ United Church.

They were also credited with taking care of foster children.

Jim Pickard has been mayor of Elizabethtown-Kitley since 2003, he and Sandy have been living in the area since 1976.