first_imgMarsicano Award nominations sought Marsicano Award nominations sought The City, County and Local Government Law Section is now accepting nominations for its Ralph A. Marsicano Award. The award is given to a lawyer who has made a significant contribution to the practice of local government law. The award honors Marsicano, who served Tampa for more than 30 years as an assistant, and often acting, city attorney. He was often considered the “Dean of U.S. City Attorneys.” Nominations must be submitted in writing to Carol Kirkland, section administrator, The Florida Bar, 651 E. Jefferson Street, Tallahassee 32399-2300, and be accompanied by a summary of the nominee’s activities and accomplishments which qualify the individual for receipt of the award. The deadline for receipt of nominations is Monday, April 3. The award will be presented at the City, County, and Local Government Law Section’s 29th Annual Local Government Law Seminar May 12 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point, Bonita Springs. February 1, 2006 Regular Newslast_img