DCA doles out awards

Val Mouser is named Volunteer of the Year

On Nov. 12, the Downtown Camas Association held its annual banquet to honor the people and businesses that are making a difference in the vibrancy and growth of historic downtown Camas.

Awards were presented to: Fuel Medical for Best Downtown Improvement Award Exterior and Interior; Lizzabeth A, Outstanding Window Display Award; Caps N’ Taps, Creative Local Marketing Award; Mill City Brew Werks, Putting Camas on the Map Award; Camas Bike and Sport, Change is Good Award; Arktana Shoes, Something New in Camas Award; Caffe Piccolo, Outstanding Customer Service Award; and The Wild Hair, Downtown Spirit Award.

Volunteer of the Year was presented to Val Mouser for her work on the Camas Plant & Garden Fair during its first year back in Downtown Camas.

Special mentions were given to Lily Atelier and Blush Salon for exceptional acts of customer service; to the Camas Gallery for the efforts of owners Marquita Call and Jennifer Senescu at bringing historic murals to downtown; to the City of Camas street crew for watering the flower baskets and installing tree lights; and to Ken Navidi of Navidi’s Olive Oils & Vinegars for his pursuit to get downtown buildings and trees lit to enhance the downtown experience.

For more information, visit www.downtowncamas.com.