Department Awards

CITY AWARDS
Year
AwardOrganization
2023
Top Workplaces National Standard DesignationThe Dallas Morning News
2023
Top Workplaces Culture Excellence Awards - LeadershipThe Dallas Morning News
2023
Top Workplaces Culture Excellence Awards - Purpose & ValuesThe Dallas Morning News
FINANCE
Year
AwardOrganization
2023
Achievement in Excellence in ProcurementNational Procurement Institute
2022
Achievement in Excellence in ProcurementNational Procurement Institute
2021
Achievement in Excellence in ProcurementNational Procurement Institute
2020
Achievement in Excellence in ProcurementNational Procurement Institute
MARKETING
Year
AwardOrganization
2023
Best in Texas, Best Volunteer Program (Celina Cajun Fest)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Best in Texas, Best Sponsor Activation (Celina Cajun Fest)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Best in Texas, Best Promotional Poster (Beware! of the Square)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Best in Texas, Best Outdoor Billboard (Celina Cajun Fest)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Best in Texas, Best Individual Sponsor Follow-Up Report (Celina Cajun Fest)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Best in Texas, Best Digital/Social Ad Series (Celina Cajun Fest)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Silver, Targeted Sponsor Solicitation Proposal (Christmas on the Square)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Silver, Printed Materials - Single Page (Splash & Blast)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Silver, Printed Materials - Multiple Pages (Historic Square Events)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Silver, Miscellaneous On-Site Decor (Splash & Blast)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Silver, Event/Program within an Event to Benefit a Cause (Beware! of the Square)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Silver, Event Video Promotion (Christmas on the Square)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Bronze, Event Program (Christmas on the Square)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Bronze, Event Promotional Photography (Beware! of the Square)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Bronze, Event Website (Celina Cajun Fest)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Bronze, Event/Organization E-Newsletter (Celina Cajun Fest)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Bronze, Multimedia Component (Christmas on the Square)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Bronze, Single-Page Magazine Display Ad (Splash & Blast)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Bronze, TV Promotion (Celina Cajun Fest)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2023
Award of Excellence, Publication/MagazineTexas Association of Municipal Information Officers
2023
Award of Excellence, Event PosterTexas Association of Municipal Information Officers
2023
Award of Excellence, E-NewsletterTexas Association of Municipal Information Officers
2023
Award of Honor, Publication/Special ReportTexas Association of Municipal Information Officers
2022
Best in Texas, Best Event T-Shirt (Celina Cajun Fest)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2022
Best in Texas, Best Event E-Newsletter (Splash & Blast)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2022
Best in Texas, Best Event Banner (Celina Cajun Fest)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2022
Silver, Event Program (Celina Cajun Fest)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2022
Silver, Event Poster (Splash & Blast)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2022
Silver, Event Banner (Splash & Blast)Texas Festivals & Events Association
2021
TAMI Award, Print - External Newsletter or MagazineTexas Association of Municipal Information Officers
2019
Award of Excellence, Print - Flyers & PostersTexas Association of Municipal Information Officers
PARKS & RECREATION
Year
AwardOrganization
2023
Field of Excellence AwardPioneer Athletes
2023
Better Sports for Kids Quality Program ProviderNational Alliance for Youth Sports
2022
Softball Field of the YearTexas Turfgrass Association
2022
UnBuilt Dream/Study Project Honorable Mention Award for Bobcat Trail at Traditions FieldGreater Dallas Planning Council
PLANNING
Year
AwardOrganization
2023
Richard R. Lillie, FAICP Planning Excellence AwardTexas Chapter of the American Planning Association
2023
Tree City USAArbor Day Foundation
2023
Tree City USA Growth AwardArbor Day Foundation
2023
Planning Advocate Award | Jason LaumerTexas Chapter of the American Planning Association
2023
SolSmart SilverSolSmart
2022
Scenic City of the YearTexas Scenic
2022
Tree City USAArbor Day Foundation
2022
Tree City USA Growth AwardArbor Day Foundation
2022
Richard R. Lillie, FAICP Planning Excellence AwardTexas Chapter of the American Planning Association
2021
Tree City USAArbor Day Foundation
2021
Tree City USA Growth AwardArbor Day Foundation
2021
Richard R. Lillie, FAICP Planning Excellence AwardTexas Chapter of the American Planning Association
2021
Urban Design Achievement Award - Gold | Downtown CodeTexas Chapter of the American Planning Association
2021
Resilience Achievement Award - Silver | Celina 2040 Comprehensive PlanTexas Chapter of the American Planning Association
2020
Tree City USAArbor Day Foundation
2020
Tree City USA Growth AwardArbor Day Foundation
2020
Richard R. Lillie, FAICP Planning Excellence AwardTexas Chapter of the American Planning Association
2020
President's Award - Best New Construction | Huddleston BuildingTexas Downtown Association
2019
Scenic City - PlatinumScenic Texas
2019
Public Outreach Achievement Award - Silver | Downtown Master PlanTexas Chapter of the American Planning Association
2019
Tree City USAArbor Day Foundation
2019
Richard R. Lillie, FAICP Planning Excellence AwardTexas Chapter of the American Planning Association
2018
Richard R. Lillie, FAICP Planning Excellence AwardTexas Chapter of the American Planning Association
2018
President's Award - Best Downtown Business | Tender SmokehouseTexas Downtown Association