Exemplary Accomplishment by a Local Government Jurisdiction, Agency or Individual
Honors local government jurisdictions, special purpose and school districts, public agencies and individuals for unique achievements in the creation and implementation of exemplary government programs or projects and exceptional public sector contributions.
Exemplary Collaboration, Partnership or Regional Initiative
Honors cooperative efforts or joint ventures among local government jurisdictions, nonprofit organizations, and/or the private sector that result in high impact, positive change.
Leadership in Planning and Design Innovation
Honors forward-thinking planning and design efforts for public spaces or community development that challenges the way people think about their surroundings.
Gateway Lifetime Public Service Award
Honors exemplary individuals who have given a lifetime of service to the public sector and achieved the highest standard and benefit for the community for more than 30 years.