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CLOSUP Public Sector Excellence Database


Note: As of Fall 2012, the Public Sector Excellence database is no longer being actively updated. Please contact CLOSUP staff more more information.


CLOSUP's "Public Sector Excellence" database is intended to help spread knowledge of excellence in public sector service delivery and of innovative solutions to public sector challenges being implemented by a wide variety of organizations including state and local governments, higher education institutions, public school systems, and more. Across the country, numerous annual award programs recognize the best examples of excellence and of innovative programs and projects that address challenges facing communities of all kinds. More..









Winning Program
Awarding Organization
Award
Topic
Year
Ash Institute for Democratic Governance and Innovation (Harvard Kennedy School) Innovations in American Government Award Access to Services and Social Justice, Economic and Community Development, Education and Training, Youth Services 2012
Massachusetts Municipal Association Kenneth E. Pickard Municipal Innovation Award Economic and Community Development, Public Infrastructure 2012
Massachusetts Municipal Association Kenneth E. Pickard Municipal Innovation Award Access to Services and Social Justice, Youth Services 2012
Massachusetts Municipal Association Kenneth E. Pickard Municipal Innovation Award Criminal Justice and Public Safety, Economic and Community Development, Public Infrastructure 2012
Association of Washington Cities AWC Municipal Excellence Awards Youth Services 2011
Association of Washington Cities AWC Municipal Excellence Awards Economic and Community Development, Government Performance and Management, Public Infrastructure 2011
Association of Washington Cities AWC Municipal Excellence Awards Civic/Public Participation, Government Performance and Management 2011
Association of Washington Cities AWC Municipal Excellence Awards Economic and Community Development, Government and Politics, Health and Social Services, Sustainability/Green Issues/Environment and Natural Resources 2011
Association of Washington Cities AWC Municipal Excellence Awards Criminal Justice and Public Safety, Government Performance and Management 2011
Association of Washington Cities AWC Municipal Excellence Awards Public Infrastructure 2011
Association of Washington Cities AWC Municipal Excellence Awards Economic and Community Development, Public Infrastructure 2011
League of Minnesota Cities City of Excellence Awards (5,000- 19,999) Civic/Public Participation, Collaboration/Intergovernmental Cooperation, Economic and Community Development, Public Infrastructure 2011
League of Minnesota Cities City of Excellence Awards (Population 20,000+) Collaboration/Intergovernmental Cooperation, Economic and Community Development, Public Infrastructure 2011
League of Minnesota Cities City of Excellence Awards (Topical Category- Effective Use of Volunteers) Civic/Public Participation, Criminal Justice and Public Safety, Finance, Government Performance and Management 2011
League of Minnesota Cities City of Excellence Awards (under 5,000) Civic/Public Participation, Economic and Community Development, Public Infrastructure, Youth Services 2011
The Florida League of Cities, Inc. FLC Municipal Achievement Awards Civic/Public Participation, Youth Services 2011
The Florida League of Cities, Inc. FLC Municipal Achievement Awards Civic/Public Participation, Education and Training, Youth Services 2011
The Florida League of Cities, Inc. FLC Municipal Achievement Awards Civic/Public Participation, Sustainability/Green Issues/Environment and Natural Resources 2011
League of California Cities Helen Putnam Award Economic and Community Development, Public Infrastructure 2011
League of California Cities Helen Putnam Award Accountability/Open Government/Transparency, Civic/Public Participation, Finance 2011
League of California Cities Helen Putnam Award Health and Social Services, Youth Services 2011
League of California Cities Helen Putnam Award Sustainability/Green Issues/Environment and Natural Resources 2011
League of California Cities Helen Putnam Award Finance 2011
League of California Cities Helen Putnam Award Sustainability/Green Issues/Environment and Natural Resources 2011
League of California Cities Helen Putnam Award Public Infrastructure, Sustainability/Green Issues/Environment and Natural Resources 2011




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