Backgrounder & Nomination Process
2006 Walk of Fame inducteesFrancis H. Clergue, Morley Torgov, Joanie and Gary McGuffin, Jessica Tuomela, Treble Charger, Kevin Scott, Ted Nolan, Ron Francis, Ken Danby and Roberta Bondar.
2007 Walk of Fame inducteesPhil Esposito, Tony Esposito, Harry Graham, John Rhodes and Darren Zack.
2008 Walk of Fame inducteesAngelo Bumbacco, Joni Henson, Dr. David Walde and John Barker2009 Walk of Fame inducteesDoreen Hume, Edie Kerr, Russ Ramsay and Scott Vernelli2010 Walk of Fame InducteesEric Alessandrini, Douglas Bradford, Dr. Peter Black and Jo Forman.2011 Walk of Fame InducteesTrixie Hardy, Tanya Kim, LCol. Walter Wallace2012 Walk of Fame InducteesRoss Mervyn, Anthony van den Bosch, WTJ (Bill) Newman, Brian Vallee
* A brochure highlighting the biographies of all Walk of Fame inductees is available at the Essar Centre or from the Downtown Association office at 496 Queen St. E.
Nominations for the 2012 Sault Ste. Marie Walk of Fame Award will be solicited that spring. The Walk of Fame Award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to our community, nation, or global landscape in athletics, arts and entertainment, academics, humanitarianism, medicine, science and technology, business and industry, or other outstanding contribution to the community. Nominees must have been born in Sault Ste. Marie or have lived in the city or surrounding area during their lifetime. Walk of Fame Awards are granite maple leaves embedded in the Queen Street sidewalk in the vicinity of the Essar Centre.
The Walk of Fame Selection Committee is comprised of representatives from City Council, the Downtown Association, the Chamber of Commerce, and citizens-at-large.
Nomination forms are available from the City Clerk's Department or the Downtown Association office at 496 Queen Street East. Forms are also available from the City's website http://www.cityssm.on.ca/ or the Downtown Association's website http://www.saultdowntown.com. Completed nomination forms and supporting documents should be submitted, by April 30th, 2012, to the City Clerk's Department, Level 4, Civic Centre, 99 Foster Drive, fax 759-2310, e-mail mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org