YUKON — Larry Taylor, an associate with Prudential Alliance Realty, was named as the city of Yukon's 2012 Citizen of the Year and H.B. Frank Award Recipient at the annual banquet.
The award is the city's highest honor recognizing outstanding civic contribution and service to the community. Taylor is an Oklahoma City-area native and has called Yukon home since 1971. He taught music in Yukon public schools for more than 30 years. He has sold real estate since 1981.
Taylor was elected to the Yukon City Council in 1992 and served as vice mayor for 18 months. In 1995, he was elected mayor and served for five years. He now serves on the Yukon Planning Commission.