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

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    Camp2Home: Addressing Homelessness Takes a Village

    Approximately 1,600 people in our community are experiencing homelessness every night—a shocking number that has increased by approximately 15% each year. These individuals are our friends, our neighbors, and... Read City Manager's Blog 6-4-21