Bob Meyer, Blue Earth County Administrator, received the "Joe Ries Excellence in County Management Award" from Minnesota Association of County Administrators (MACA) president Roxy Traxler, Sibley County Administrator, earlier this week during the Association of Minnesota Counties’ (AMC) Annual Conference in St. Cloud.
Patty O’Connor, Blue Earth County Taxpayer Services Director, and Janice (Jan) Fransen, Jackson County Coordinator, were recognized with Association of Minnesota Counties’ (AMC) 2015 ‘Outstanding Service Awards’ for exhibiting excellence, innovation and dedication to their work in county government. 2015 AMC President Christopher Shoff, a Freeborn County Commissioner, presented the awards at the association’s annual conference December 7 in St. Cloud. The recipients were nominated by their counties and selected by a committee of county officials, chaired by 2015 AMC First Vice President Jack Swanson, a Roseau County Commissioner.