Hawkins Honored

Community leader Fran Hawkins (right) was honored by Rockville’s Mayor and Council last month with a certificate of recognition for her decades of service to the Lincoln Park community. Mayor Bridget Donnell Newton, left, made the presentation. Hawkins has been a tireless advocate and volunteer for the community, and has served on the Lincoln Park Civic Association for 17 years, 15 as president. To see Rockville 11’s piece on Hawkins for Black History Month, visit www.youtube.com/cityofrockville, and search for “Fran Hawkins.”