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Police Chief Receives Award

Posted: Saturday, February 26th, 2011 at 6:23 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel


The Sigourney Police Chief has received an award from Iowa’s Lieutenant Governor.  Police Chief Allan Glandon received the IDEA Award from Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds this week highlighting his work on preventing and reducing substance abuse.  This award was presented by the Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy’s Innovation,  Determination & Excellence in Action Award (IDEA). 

Chief Glandon says he was nominated for his work in trying to reduce underage drinking and drug use.  He adds this is first time this award had ever been given.  The award was presented Tuesday evening in the Sigourney Public Library.  Police Chief Glandon has been serving on Sigourney’s police department for over 30 years.