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News - February 4, 2022

The Palo Alto Tall Tree Awards return to celebrate outstanding civic service

Rare 'Global Impact Award' to honor Drs. Sara Cody and Yvonne Maldonado

by Palo Alto Weekly staff

Emerging from a two-year, pandemic-forced hiatus, the Palo Alto Tall Tree Awards are back this year and making up for lost time.

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Posted by felix
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Feb 4, 2022 at 1:06 pm

felix is a registered user.

First - a huge congratualations to all - take a bow.

Doctors Cody and Maldonado - thank you for being so smart and steadfast in helping us though this crisis.

Pastor Baines - your work toward endng systemic racism and lifting up low-income people has mattered.

A question to Weekly staff - there seems to be a doubling up of the Professional Category, and no Volunteer Award mentioned. Explain please.

Posted by Jocelyn Dong
editor of the Palo Alto Weekly
on Feb 4, 2022 at 3:32 pm

Jocelyn Dong is a registered user.

Hi felix -- Thanks for pointing out that error. I've corrected the article accordingly: Hal Mickelson and Roger Smith are receiving the outstanding *citizen volunteer* Tall Tree awards.

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