Capt. Willie Richet Honored with Civic Award

The Norristown Recreation Committee bestowed its annual "Living the Dream" award on Capt. Richet in a ceremony Monday evening.

According to The Times Herald, Norristown Recreation Committee awarded its annual civic volunteer award – the "Living the Dream" award – to Norristown's Deputy Police Chief Capt. Willie Richet in a cermemony at Norristown Municipal Hall on Monday Jan. 21.

"I'm very humbled to be receiving this award tonight," Capt. Richet told those in attendence, according to the Herald. "When I look at the name of this award, ‘Living the Dream,’ one thing I can say with certainty is that I have lived my dream."

The award is granted annually in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.

Read more about Capt. Richet and his contribution to the community here.

Truth January 22, 2013 at 05:59 PM
I'm sure he is living his dream, I dream of having 2 paychecks for one job too.
MzPaula January 22, 2013 at 08:10 PM
Congratulations for your many years of volunteer service to the Norristown community!


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