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.

Featured Articles

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    City Communications Plan Completed

    The Plan defines the messages, priorities, strategies, and tools the City uses when communicating with the community. We have a unique story to tell, and this plan will help guide our engagement efforts. Read on...
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    City Manager's Blog 9-4-20

    As we celebrate Modesto’s 150th anniversary, I know you share the pride in how Modesto has developed in activities, culture, and food, and how you look forward to enjoying a break at one of your favorite establishments. Read on...
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    September City Beat

    September e-Newsletter – Now Available! Subscribe to our city-wide email newsletter today and receive updates on the latest news, blogs, events and more. Read on...