Commissioner Martin was Virginia Association of Planning District Commissions (VAPDC) President for two years (2014-2016), and most recently completed his tenure on the VAPDC Board.
"Billy has made outstanding contributions to VAPDC," said Immediate Past President Coiner. "We are grateful for his ongoing passion and dedication to regionalism and the work of PDCs."
The VAPDC President's Award recognizes an individual who has been involved directly in planning district commission activities and who has contributed significantly to promoting regional planning and VAPDC activities in Virginia.
The award was presented to Mr. Martin at the Roanoke Valley-Alleghany Regional Commission meeting on October 24th.