State seeks nominees for older worker awards

The Kansas Department of Commerce and the Older Worker Task Force are accepting nominations for the annual Older Worker Awards Ceremony in April.

Nominations will be accepted for workers age 55 and older and for companies that employ them. They are due by March 31.

Nominations will be accepted for three categories: Outstanding Older Worker, Oldest Worker and Employer of the Older Worker Award.

The awards ceremony will be held at 10:30 a.m. April 24 at the Topeka Shawnee County Public Library, 1515 Southwest 10th Ave. in Topeka.

Forms are available at

For more information contact Susan Weidenbach at 785-296-7842 or