Six-year Art in Public Places Advisory Board member Michael Shields was commended this week for his outstanding service to the city of Key West. District V Commissioner Margaret Romero presented the commendation, thanking him for his service.
“Membership on this volunteer committee involved familiarity across multiple fields in the world of art,” she said in the commendation. “Thank you for your commitment to advancing more works of art in public spaces and bringing attention to the cultural aspects of our city’s strategic plan by your participation in the Art in Public Places Advisory Board.”
“The arts are a critical and integral part of our history, our cultural and our future,” Shields said as he accepted the commendation. “I’m honored to have served this community.”