Bonner gets hometown love – acceptance speech here:

Raleigh City Councilor Bonner Gaylord was named by the N.C. Center for Voter Education as "Outstanding Public Servant" as part of the 2011 Spectrum of Democracy Awards.
Councilor Gaylord represents District E, where he has been a lifelong resident. He is on the forefront of utilizing technology to connect citizens with their government, implementing the "SeeClickFix" program, an online application that allows community members to alert city officials and neighbors to areas in need of improvement -- from potholes to unsafe intersections.