Ted Ohmart is the recipient of the 2014 West Des Des Moines Citizen of the Year Award, the West Des Moines Chamber of Commerce announced yesterday. Ohmart has served as a city councilman for 20 years, four for the 2nd Ward, and 16 as a councilman-at-large. He served chairman of the West Des Moines Park Board and many other local boards and committees. Ohmart will be honored at a reception from 4 to 7 p.m. on May 1 at the West Des Moines City Hall Council Chambers. The event is free and open to the public.