Flagler-Mitchell awarded at statewide legislative conference

Flagler-Mitchell awarded at statewide legislative conference

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By: Jordan Guerrein

 

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC-TV) – Monroe County Legislator Ernest Flagler-Mitchell (D-29th district) was awarded the prestigious Chairman’s Award last weekend at the annual New York State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislators conference in Albany.

The award is presented ‘to the individual whose energetic leadership has promoted greater community empowerment in the political arena and serves to encourage our constituents to continue their drive to break down the political barriers that paralyze our communities’ growth and adversely affect our quality of life.’

Flagler-Mitchell was nominated for the award by New York State Assemblyman David Gantt (D-Rochester).