The Cobb Chamber is now accepting nominations for the 2021 Citizen of the Year Awards.

The awards, created by Cobb County civic clubs, cosponsored by the Cobb Chamber Area Councils and Cobb County business associations, have been presented annually to extraordinary individuals for the work they have done in Cobb County.

The awards are given to deserving individuals based on nine local area nominations: Acworth, Austell, East Cobb, Kennesaw, Mableton, Marietta, Powder Springs, Smyrna and West Cobb. They are given to honor an individual whose impact through the years will be recognized and regarded with pride throughout the area as a role model.

Nominations are now open through Sept. 24 at

For more information, contact Katie Guice at 770-859-2334 or

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