We invite you to submit a nomination for the 2020 Leaders in Local Government Awards.
The Leaders in Local Government Awards honor leading individuals and local government departments or programs in the East Metro* that exemplify and demonstrate innovation, excellence, and success in local government.
Nominees will be selected based on their contributions with respect to innovative initiatives and public policies that advance the public good and demonstrate a commitment to efficient and effective government in one or more of the following areas:
- Business Retention and Expansion
Economic Development activities or partnerships that result in attraction or expansion of a particular business or industry
- Communications & Marketing
Outward facing initiatives or campaigns to inform the public
Projects or partnership in the fields of environmental policy, technology, community engagement, or workforce
- Planning, Land Use and Public Works
Efficient or creative approach to development or redevelopment of a particular project
Outstanding response to a particular emergency situation or preventative approaches by Police, Fire, DSI and/or Medical Services
An elected official who exemplifies and demonstrates innovation, excellence, and success in local government
*For award eligibility, the local government footprint must include at least a portion of Dakota, Ramsey or Washington County.
Nominate an organization or individual by 5pm on Tuesday, August 17.