City of Manassas winner of a 2013 Award for Excellence in Local Government
City of Manassas, VA . . . The City of Manassas’ Joint CIP Process Between City and Schools was selected as a winner of the 2013 Award for Excellence in Local Government by the Alliance for Innovation in Government. The award will be presented at the 2013 Transforming Local Government Conference in Atlanta, GA during an annual Awards Luncheon on April 10.
Innovation Awardees were chosen from more than 70 applications received by a Selection Committee consisting of City and County Managers from across the US and Canada, ASU Faculty and Alliance Executive Management. The Selection Committee looks for those local governmentsthat have shown their dedication to stretching and improving the boundaries of day-to-day government operations and practices, implementing creative business processes, and those who have improved the civic health of their community.
The Joint CIP Process application detailed the process that the City of Manassas and Manassas City Public Schools created to jointly create a Capital Improvement Plan that would address the facility needs of both organizations for the next five years and beyond.