Walk of Fame
The Walk of Fame Award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to our community, nation, or global landscape.
The Walk of Fame star is awarded to an individual for outstanding athletic, cultural, academic or humanitarian achievement or outstanding contribution to the community.
A person who:
individually or as a member of a group achieved provincial, national or international accolades in an athletic or other competitive endeavour;
individually or as a member of a group achieved a standard of excellence in a cultural, academic or humanitarian field;
over a period of years has made an outstanding contribution to the community; and
has lived in the City of Sault Ste. Marie or surrounding area of Algoma for a minimum of 12 months at any point during the individual's lifetime.
Nominations can be submitted to the City Clerk by April 1
of each year.
A maximum of five stars may be awarded per year.
Walk of Fame recipients are announced through the local media. A seasonal ceremony is presented by the Downtown Association in conjunction with the City of Sault Ste. Marie.