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56 Geneva St.
Dresden, NY 14441

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  • Torrey Logo Contest 2021
    February 17, 2021

    Town of Torrey NY Logo Contest The Town of Torrey, NY is sponsoring a logo contest and is requesting the community’s help in developing a new visual identity
    . Current or former residents and visitors of the area (including students in the Penn Yan School District) are invited to utilize their artistic talents to design a creative, innovative and professional logo that represents unique traits of the Town of Torrey. 

    The logo should be easily recognizable and help promote key elements of our town Vision Statement. “... to balance the preservation of its rural and agrarian character and the improvement of the water quality of Seneca Lake with the accommodation of new growth and development in order to enhance the high quality of life of its residents.
     The Town will strive to protect and enhance its natural resources, safeguard the water quality of the Keuka Outlet and Seneca Lake, promote viable agriculture and viniculture and support economic development initiatives .... carefully integrated into the Town’s rural and agrarian landscape.” 

    Please read below for more details regarding contest rules, logo design, and requirements for submitting an entry. How to Enter the Contest The contest begins on March 1, 2021. Submissions will be accepted through April 9,2021. 
    Winners will be announced via our website and social media. In order for your entry to be submitted and reviewed by our judges, all entries must be: 
    1. Submitted via email to the Town of Torrey Historian: as a high resolution pdf
     2. on paper to the Historian/Logo Contest, Town of Torrey Office at 56 Geneva Street, Dresden, NY 14441 Submission must include your name, address, phone number, and email address, if available. Logo Requirements Professional: 
    The winning logo may be featured on our website, social media platforms and other mediums (stationary, business cards, pamphlets, t-shirts, vehicle doors,building & street signs, etc.). This requires that the logo be not only eye-catching, but also easily reproducible and legible in various sizes. Color There are no limitations and any colors may be used. The logo must also be appropriate for blackand white printing. Integrity Logos cannot contain copyrighted material. Logos must be created and edited by the contestant. Logos may not include images or licensed images that have been previously published. 
    Theme The logo must promote and reflect the ideas described in the Town of Torrey vision statement. ● November 12,1851 founding of the Town of Torrey ● Protecting our natural resources ● Safeguarding the quality of water in the Keuka Outlet and Seneca Lake ● Promoting viable agriculture ● Supporting economic development that is carefully integrated into the Town’s rural and agrarian landscape. 

    Contest Details The winning logo will be determined by a town committee. Contestants* agree that the Town of Torrey may publish their names(s) and logo and may use both for advertising campaigns and/or marketing materials in the future. Contestants assign ownership rights, including all intellectual property rights to the logo, to the Town of Torrey, NY. Additionally, the Town of Torrey may alter, modify or revise the logo as it deems necessary to achieve the goals of the Town. The Town of Torrey reserves the right to not select a winner if, in its sole discretion, no suitable entries are received. *If contestant is under 18 years of age, parental/guardian approval will be required
    Prizes Contest winner will receive a $200 Visa Gift Card (and bragging rights!) 
    2nd prize = $100
     3rd prize = $50 
    For more information, please go to or contact Nancy Sarver, Town of Torrey Historian at

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