City of Flagstaff Deputy City Manager Jerene Watson was given a prestigious award today. She was given the Gabe Zimmerman Public Service Award, which recognizes her over 20-years of public service. The award is part of a statewide competition created to recognize outstanding non-elected public service in leadership, civic engagement and innovation. Gabe Zimmerman was a staff member for former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords. He was fatally shot in Tucson at the community event where Giffords was also shot.