St. Bernard resident receives New Orleans City Council Citizenship Award

Mattie Zimmer and City Council Member LaToya Cantrell.

Mattie Zimmer, a St. Bernard resident, received the New Orleans City Council LaToya Cantrell Citizenship Award.  Each year, a male and female are selected from each of the New Orleans District B schools in recognition of excellence in civic awareness, scholastic achievement, and community service.

Mattie, an 11th grader, received this recognition along with fellow Holy Rosary student Alex Dupuy, a 12th grader and Kenner resident.