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Nominations for grand marshal of St. Patrick's parade sought

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - The Utica St. Patrick's Day Parade committee is seeking a grand marshal for the 2014 parade.

Suggestions for a worthy grand marshal are being sought for the March 15 parade. The grand marshal will be selected from the list of nominees.

The letter of nomination should provide a brief background of the nominee and detail his or her contribution to Irish causes in the Mohawk Valley.

The deadline for nominations is Dec. 30. The grand marshal will be announced Jan. 26 at the Halfway to Great American Irish Festival Hooley. The parade grand marshal will also serve as the honorary chairperson of the 2014 Great American Irish Festival.

Nominations should be sent to:

St. Patrick's Day Parade

P.O. Box 36

Utica, NY 13503

Or emailed to assistant-director@gaif.us

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