Jordan announces photo competition

Staff report

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Jim Jordan, R-Urbana, will hold a district-wide photography competition of pictures from Ohio’s Fourth Congressional District to display in his new Washington, D.C. office.

Starting Friday, Dec. 9, 2016, and ending Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, constituents who live in the Fourth District can submit photographs for consideration to Rep. Jordan’s Lima and Norwalk offices.

“The Fourth District makes things and grows things,” Jordan said. “We’re the home of pioneers like Neil Armstrong and authors like Sherwood Anderson. This district has a legacy of hard work and contributions to our country that I’m proud to represent. I look forward to displaying photographs of some of the great people, locations and aspects that highlight what makes our district a great place.”

Residents should deliver or mail their original photos to the district offices in Lima and Norwalk. Residents should NOT send photos to the Washington, D.C. office.

Contest guidelines:

• Submit original photos of recognizable landmarks, buildings, or people from the Fourth District of Ohio.

• Include identification with the photo that depicts the photographer’s full name, address, email address and phone number, as well as a title for the photograph.

• Deliver the original photo size 8 inches by 10 inches or larger to the Lima (3121 West Elm Plaza) or Norwalk (13 B E. Main St.) district offices by close of business on Monday, Jan. 16.

• Please note submitted photos will not be returned. Winners will be notified by Feb. 1, 2017.

Staff report