Awards & Recognitions

2017 


List of the Safest Cities in the U.S., No. 9 in Texas - SafeHome.com

Named one of Best Vacation Places to Escape the Winter - Expedia

Sugar Land Top-ranked for expected holiday residential retail spending - WalletHub

Sugar Land Top-Ranked in the 2017 Digital Cities Survey for cities using technology to improve citizen services, enhance transparency and encourage citizen engagement.

Named one of America’s best small markets for business - Global Trade magazine

Ranked as one of the most financially secure neighborhoods in all of Texas - LendEDU.com

Sugar Land Top-Ranked, Best Places to Raise a Family in Houston - Niche.com

5 Great Places to Live Around Houston - Neighborhoods.com

Sugar Land Top-Ranked,
50 Cities With Cheap Rent and Good Jobs for New College Grads - Money Magazine

GoodCall.com
  • Recognized as Prime Area in the U.S. to Build a Lifelong Dream Home
  • Recognized among "2017 Best Cities for Seniors to Retire"
Top New or Renovated Venue, Billboard Magazine (Smart Financial Centre)

2016 


Top Nine Object of the Year - Selfie Statue - The New Yorker

Sugar Land Top-Ranked in the 2016 Digital Cities Survey for Cities with Best Practices in Public Sector Information and Communications Technology

Economic Development Finalist - Houston Business Journal's Deal of the Year Awards

Certificate of Achievement for Planning Excellence - American Planning Association Texas Chapter

Tree City USA - Arbor Day Foundation

Top Ten Best Business Environment - Global Trade Magazine

Sugar Land Regional Airport Global Select
  • One of the Top U.S. Fixed-Base Operators (FBOs)
  • #1 FBO in the Houston Metro Area
“Best Place to Retire” in the South - Money Magazine

Texas Festival and Events Association (TFEA)
  • Gold award for “Best Single New Sponsorship Program” for the Christmas Tree Lighting event
  • Gold award for “Best Volunteer Program” for the Cultural Kite Festival
  • Silver award for “Best Event Video” for the Memorial Day Ceremony
International Festival and Events Association (IFEA)
  • Gold award for “Best Single New Sponsorship Program” for the Christmas Tree Lighting event
  • Silver award for “Best Community Outreach Program” for the Cultural Kite Festival
  • Silver award for “Best Event Invitation” for the Memorial Day Ceremony

Texas Association of Municipal Officers (TAMIO) Awards
  • Award of Excellence - Special Publications (2016 City Calendar)
  • Award of Excellence - Video PSA Educational (Crime Prevention Camera Program)
  • Award of Honor - Technical Services (City Website)

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