The city of Goose Creek recently recognized its employees during a City Council meeting.

Each year, City Council recognizes employees and volunteers for their hard work and dedication.

This year, the following employees and volunteers were recognized:

2013 City Employee of the Year Investigator: Micah Fogle.

Golf Department Employee of the Year: Brett Charpia.

Department of Public Works Employee of the Year: Rodger Spencer.

Administration Department Employee of the Year: Lyndora Jenkins.

Recreation Department Employee of the Year: Carrie Stika.

Fire Department Employee of the Year: Simeon Abdon.

Police Department Civilian Employee of the Year: Amanda McGhee.

Two volunteers also were recognized at the event. Chaplain Bill Thompson was named the Police Department’s Volunteer of the Year, and Tom Risso was named Volunteer Board Member of the Year.