About the award

Note: The 2021 call for entries has closed.

The Sustainable City Award is given each year to a single city that has implemented a project, program, or initiative that is helping the city achieve its sustainability goals through implementation of one or more of the GreenStep Cities program’s 29 best practices.

The winning city will receive a cash prize of $1,000, receive special recognition, and be featured in League press releases and publications.

The 2021 winner will be announced in a presentation in October.

2020 Winner

Congratulations to Columbia Heights, winner of the 2020 Sustainable City Award.

Read about the 2020 Sustainable City Award winner