KLC Awards

2014 KLC Awards - Call for Nominations! Streamlined entry process - online or on paper.

KLC's Award program recognizes the people and programs that make our Kentucky cities models of excellence in public service.

Nominations due August 22, 2014.


Enterprise Cities Awards - NEW Categories!
This year, there are new project categories for the Enterprise Cities Awards for cities of all sizes, as well as a special, new Small Cities Showcase category for cities with populations less than 1,000. The winning city in each category receives a donation of $1,000 to further the program's sucess; recognition in statewide media and among peers; one registration to an upcoming KLC Conference and tickets to the KLC awards brunch.

Categories:

Has your city done something in one of these categories that has addressed a challenge, problem or goal? Can other cities learn from your success? You should enter the KLC Enterprise Cities Award program and get the credit your city deserves!

Download the entry form.
Complete online entry.


Elected City Official of the Year
Enter yourself or someone in your city for Kentucky's Elected City Official of the Year!
The winner receives a donation of $1,000 to a Kentucky city program/project or a qualified charity of his/her choice; recognition in statewide media and among peers; registration to an upcoming KLC Conference and tickets to the KLC awards brunch.

Download the entry form.
Complete online entry.


Congratulations to past winners including Louisville Metro Mayor Greg Fischer (2013); Lebanon Mayor Gary Crenshaw (2012); Prospect Mayor Todd Eberle (2011); Pikeville City Manager Donovan Blackburn (2010) and Wilmore Mayor Harold Rainwater (2009).

City Employee of the Year
Enter yourself or someone in your city for Kentucky's City Employee of the Year!
The winner receives a donation of $1,000 to a Kentucky city program/project or a qualified charity of his/her choice; recognition in statewide media and among peers; registration to an upcoming KLC Conference and tickets to the KLC awards brunch.

Download the entry form.
Complete online entry.


Congratulations to past winners including Saint Matthews Public Works Supervisor Terry Ridgeway (2013); Owensboro Operations Manager Tony Cecil (2012); Maysville City Engineer Sam Baker (2011); Morgantown Police Chief Billy Phelps (2010) and Paducah City Engineer/Public Works Director Rick Murphy (2009).




 

Resources

Other Annual Awards Programs of Interest
Watch for information on additional state and national awards opportunities at klc.org and in KLC DirectLine, KLC's weekly member enewletter.
 

Governing Magazine Public Official of the Year

Harvard Innovation in American Government Awards

National League of Cities Awards

Rand McNally- USA Today "Best of the Road" Best Small Towns in America

U.S. Conference of Mayors City Livability Awards

U.S. Conference of Mayors- All awards