Municipal Designations and Honors

A comprehensive list of municipal awards received.

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Banner Community

, presented by the Allegheny League of Municipalities in recognition of outstanding commitment to professional development, prudent fiscal management, transparency, accountability and proactive communications to engage community stakeholders. 2014-2017

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Clearview Common: One of the Great Public Spaces in Pa.

Presented by the American Planning Association, Pennsylvania this award honors unique, memorable places that work not only for their community, but as a model others want to emulate – places of exemplary character, quality, planning, identity, cultural interest, and community involvement with a sustainable vision for tomorrow.

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Pennsyvania Governor's Awards

for Local Government Excellence—Innovative Planning and Sound Land Use Practices, 2010, Building Community Partnerships, 2013

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Tree City USA

, so designated by the National Arbor Day Foundation in recognition of our maintaining a budget for tree planting and maintenance, establishing a parks advisory board to oversee trees and holding an annual Arbor Day Celebration.

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Awarding winning Mt. Lebanon Magazine

, has been regularly recognized by Press Club of Western Pennsylvania,as well as in competitions sponsored by Women in Communications, International Association of Business Communicators and City/County Communicators Association


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Best Suburb to Live in in Pittsburgh

, by Niche based on public schools, crime, real estate, cost of living, and local amenities, 2016

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Third safest large city in Pennsylvania

(over 30,000 category),based on FBI data from 227 cities (2016)

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ISO Class 1 fire department

(accredited 2012 & re-accredited 2017)

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TribTotal Media best golf course

in Western Pennsylvania (2016 & 2017)

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USTA Middle States Premier Tennis Facility

, recognizing an outstanding facility, excellent customer service, high quality programming and overall contribution to the game of tennis, 2016

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AAA Platinum Award

Winner in recognition of community traffic safety efforts. (2016)

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Live Well Allegheny Community an Allegheny County designation recognizing communities that offer activities that are age-friendly, contributing to a thriving community, 2016

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Nationally Accredited Main Street America

, by the National Main Street Center, a subsidiary of the National Trust for Historic Preservation

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Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Program (CAFR): 40 consecutive years (longest in Pennsylvania) recognition by the Government finance Officers Association. http://gfoa.org/cafr.

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Certificate of Achievement, Popular Annual Financial Reporting

Award Program (PAFR): 23 consecutive years recognition by the Government Finance Officers Association. http://gfoa.org/pafr

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National Walk Friendly Community

, bronze award, sponsored by Fed Ex and administered by the University of North Carolina Highway Research Center. This program recognizes communities working to conditions related to walking, including safety, mobility, access, and comfort, 2017

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Young Lungs At Play

, certificate of Recognition from Pennsylvania Department of Health for efforts to protect the health of children and families by preventing tobacco exposure in public settings, 2016.

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Sustainable Pennsylvania Community

, silver certified by Sustainable Pittsburgh in cooperation with the Pennsylvania Municipal League “for employing sustainable policies and practices,” 2014