A ceremony and reception was held Dec. 6 for Colleyville resident, Jack Olsen, who was selected as a Colleyville Hometown Hero. The ceremony, which was open to the public, was held at Heroes Park.
Olsen is known in his neighborhood for his service to others and for his attention and care to all those he meets.
He is an alumnus of the Colleyville Citizens Police Academy and has served as a member of the Colleyville Citizens on Patrol. Olsen has volunteered on the city's senior center advisory committee and the sidewalk and trails committee.
Jack Olsen was nominated for the Hometown Hero honor by Sue Drautz. His nomination was met with unanimous approval by the Hometown Hero selection panel, consisting of members of the Colleyville Historical Preservation Committee.