Sustainable City Award

Cities currently participating in the Minnesota GreenStep Cities program are eligible for the League of Minnesota Cities/GreenStep Cities Sustainable City Award.

The 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. This year's winner was announced at the 2017 LMC Annual Conference in Rochester on June 15.

In addition to special recognition at the Annual Conference, the winning city receives a cash prize of $1,000. The winner is also featured in League press releases and publications.

Past Sustainable City Award winners