Congratulations to our 2021 Citizen of the Year: Kevin Peterson!

We are very pleased to announce our 2021 Citizen of the year…Kevin Peterson! Not only has Kevin gone above and beyond as Maple Park’s fire chief for 25+ years, he also is an active member of his church, served as a baseball and basketball coach for many years, and is always happy to lend a hand to anyone in town – “whether it be medically, or to help you with a flooded basement.”

Previous Citizens of the Year, as chosen by residents of Maple Park and Maple Park Fun Fest Committee:

2020 – Tony Oberhart

2019 – Eric Pinion

2018 – Roger Kahl

2017 – Rick “Cricket” Lay

2016 – Jim Turk