City Honors & Awards

Modesto. The name of our city is derived from the Spanish word, "Modest," but as you can see, we have a lot to brag about! Here, we chronicle our awards and recognition. Find out all the ways Modesto is a terrific place to live, work and play.

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Recent Awards

  1. Mayor in the Park

    Meet the Mayor in the Park

    Mayor Sue Zwahlen is excited to be hosting monthly meetings in our parks. This six series event aims to invite residents to local neighborhood parks to learn more about our city departments and talk to your mayor. Read on...
  2. July City Manger&#39s Report Cover page

    City Manager's Monthly Update

    City Manager's monthly update to council & our community is now available! This report includes information about grant applications and awards, financial reports, and updates to major capital projects. July 2022