(ANSA) – PERUGIA, 11 SEPTEMBER – The National Association “Virtuous Municipalities” has announced to the mayor of Vallo di Nera, Agnese Benedetti, that it is among the eleven finalists who will win the title of “virtuous mayor of Italy”.
These are small and large local authorities – explains a note from the same Municipality – chosen by a commission for “spirit of service, passion for the territory, love for beauty and people”. In the final with the Benedetti there are the first citizens of Crema, Dossena, Cerignale, Macchiagodena, Sestri Levante, Vietri Potenza, Olivieri, Berceto, Scontrone, Fornovo di Taro.
After the first selection, the floor was passed to the citizens for the final vote. Everyone, even non-residents, will be able to vote online for their favorite mayor for the award of the title of most virtuous in Italy, by connecting to the Association’s website www.comunivirtuosi.org.
“For me it was a completely unexpected surprise – comments Agnese Benedetti – I did not even know I was reported for this recognition. The news first embarrassed me and then gave way to satisfaction. I sincerely thank the Association for the opportunity offer and for the kindness he gave us. It is pleased that the commitment carried out together with the citizens, the collaborators and the many friends of Vallo di Nera and its hamlets, has been appreciated. We are small but I am happy that the attention in the care, defense and enhancement and hospitality, can constitute a concrete example. Vallo di Nera is a municipality with problems like many others, but with many, exceptional resources ranging from the strong spirit of community, to the landscape, to the artistic riches , historical, gastronomic and traditional “. (HANDLE).