Dave Sabathne, CEO/President of Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce presented awards to the winners in the 2018 Railroad Days Parade. Winning the Grand Marshal Award for the float best depicting the theme of the parade, “One West Chicago: Many People, Many Cultures ” to the West Chicago City Museum. Winning the Turner Award for the organization best depicting its services was West Chicago Sister Cities. The Heritage Award, which is for the youth organization showing its purpose, enthusiasm, and spirit, was a tie vote for the Mariachi LosRayos de Leman Middle School and WeGo Wildcats Special Olympics Club. The two grand Marshals received awards. They were Fernando Ramirez, president of the Mexican Culture Center DuPage and Reggie Bass.
(photos courtesy of Western DuPage Chamber of Commerce)