2020 Governor's Awards for Downtown Excellence // The nominees are in and the date is set! This year's winners will be presented on Thursday, November 5th, 2020 during the virtual IN THE GAME Conference. The Governor’s Awards for Downtown Excellence will celebrate the amazing partnerships, places, plans, projects, and people that are committed to economic and community revitalization in Colorado. Please take a moment to scroll down and see all of the wonderful nominees for a 2020 Governor's Award for Downtown Excellence!
The 2020 Governor's Awards Nominees for Downtown Excellence:
Recognition for excellence in commitment to collaborating partnerships that encourage and foster knowledge, awareness, support of initiatives, and other stakeholders within the local community. All nominated activity/collaboration must be completed between January 1, 2018 and March 30, 2020.
Winner: The Englewood Block Party
Recognition of excellence in the creation and/or renewal of public space which encourages a sense of place. The public space improvements enhanced the urban design, physical function or economic viability of downtown and the community. All nominated projects/activity must be completed between January 1, 2018 and March 30, 2020.
Recognition of excellence in the creation of comprehensive, downtown- centric, and revitalization/renewal focused plan for the local community. All nominated activity must be completed between January 1, 2018 and March 30, 2020.
Recognition of excellence in exemplary commitment to the formation of projects which further enhanced and encouraged the integrity and potential of an area. The exemplary projects positively impacted the local community through commitment to the downtown, larger plan of the community, and overall culture and nature of the community where it resides. All nominated projects must be completed between January 1, 2018 and March 30, 2020.