Freedom of the City

Past Recipients

Portrait Name Date Issued
salter Charles E. Salter June 24, 1940
southalberta South Alberta Regiment April, 1941
pearson George S. Pearson (M.L.A.) February 5, 1951
lowson Sir Denys Lowson
(Lord Mayor of London)
September 10, 1951
barsby John Barsby (Mayor) November 3, 1958
harrison Victor B. Harrison (Mayor) November 3, 1958
muir George Muir (Mayor) November 3, 1958
westwood Honourable Earle C. Westwood (Mayor) November 3, 1958
hackwood Harold Hackwood
(City Controller)

June 27, 1960
maffeo Peter Maffeo (Mayor) January 8, 1968
picnotavailable The Canadian Scottish Regiment (Princess Mary's) October 5, 1974
glen A. Rod Glen
(Greater Nanaimo Water District Board, Chairman of City of Nanaimo Restructure Committee)
November 23, 1978
nicholson Howard Nicholson (City Clerk) November 14, 1980
douglas Thomas C. Douglas (M.P.) May 25, 1981
hall Gertrude L. "Happy" Hall (Alderman) May 25, 1981
ney Frank James Ney (Mayor) December 3, 1984
rowledge R. F. (Bob) Rowledge
(Director of Finance)
May 11, 1988
canscottishregiment The Canadian Scottish Regiment May 20, 1990
strongitharm Margaret S. Strongitharm September 30, 1996
sale Donald Thomas Sale October 1, 1997
hmcsnanaimo Her Majesty's Canadian Ship NANAIMO March 1997
wong Chuck Wong December 2, 2002
rispin Doug Rispin September 29, 2003
brookbank Ray Brookbank September 29, 2008
ferguson Alex Ferguson September 29, 2008
kelly Ted Kelly September 29, 2008
medland Ken Medland September 29, 2008
moffat Jim Moffatt September 29, 2008
sedola Gino Sedola September 29, 2008
virostko Alex Virostko September 29, 2008
murielmckaythumb Muriel McKay Ross November 22, 2010
freemandianajohnstone Diana Johnstone February 16, 2015

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