The 2014 City of Excellence Award, C.C. Ludwig Award, and Leadership Award winners were announced during the LMC Annual Conference, June 18-20 in St. Cloud. Winners were the cities of Coon Rapids, Eagan, Madelia, and Medina; St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis; and St. Louis Park City Manager Tom Harmening. Congratulations!
About City of Excellence Awards
The City of Excellence Awards recognize cities for programs that have helped their cities progress in some way. Awards are given in three different population categories and by one special topic, which is different each year. The 2014 Topical Category is "Engaging Citizens in the Budget Process."
About C.C. Ludwig and Leadership Awards
The C.C. Ludwig Awards recognize elected officials who have made significant contributions to Minnesota city government. Similarly, the Leadership Awards honor appointed city officials who have gone above and beyond the call of duty for their community.