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City Awards

Moreno Valley's commitment to excellence has not gone unnoticed. Excellence is the  hallmark of Moreno Valley's first decade...and it forms a solid foundation for a prosperous future.


Current Awards - 2018 - 21

  • Triple Crown Medallion (GFOA) 2021 - Excellence in Budget & Financial Reporting
  • Turning Red Tape Into Red Carpet Award 2021 – Innovative Use of Technology – Digital Plan Room
  • Municipal Information Systems Association of California (MISAC) 2021 – Excellence in Information Technology Practices
  • California Society of Municipal Finance Officers (CSMFO) Innovation Award 2021 – Computer Learning and Internet Connectivity (CLiC)
  • California Humanities Library Innovation Lab Grant Award 2021 – Moreno Valley Public Library has been awarded $5,000 for its project entitled “Celebrating MoVal Cultures
  • Keep America Beautiful President’s Circle Award Recognition 2020 – City of Moreno Valley Keep American Beautify program
  • International Design Awards 2020 – City of Moreno Valley Media and Communications Division for the following programs:
    • State of the City 2020 – Subcategory Winner: Multimedia -- Broadcast Design
    • MVU Annual Report – Subcategory Winner: Print -- Annual Reports
    • Current Energy – Subcategory Winner: Print – Newsletters
    • Soaring Activity Guide Subcategory Winner: Print -- Zines and Flyers
  • League of CA Cities Helen Putnam Award 2020 – Counties/Cities/Schools Partnership Intergovernmental Collaboration Afterschool Expanded Learning Program
  • International County/City Manager’s Association (ICMA) 2020 – Local Government Excellence Award in the Community Diversity & Inclusion Diversity category for – MoVaLearns: Mayor’s Challenge
  • Municipal Information Systems Association of California (MISAC) 2020 – Excellence in Information Technology Practices
  • Inaugural Community Excellence Award – US Small Business Administration (SBA)
  • Award of Excellence – College Promise/Hire MoVal – California Association for Local Economic Development (CALED)
  • Turning Red Tape Into Red Carpet – Small Business Wednesdays
  • Champion Cities 2018 – Mayor’s Challenge Bloomberg Philanthropies
  • 3rd Most Fiscally Responsible City – The Fiscal Times
  • Gold Award Website – International Economic Development Council (IEDC)
  • Turning Red Tape Into Red Carpet: Relaunch of the Moreno Valley Employment
  • Resource Center and Hire a Grad Program – Inland Empire Economic Partnership (IEEP)

Older Awards

Here is a short list of the recent awards and recognition presented to the City by department. Click on the department to view the awards.