City Honors & Awards

Modesto. The name of our city is derived from the Spanish word, "Modest," but as you can see, we have a lot to brag about! Here, we chronicle our awards and recognition. Find out all the ways Modesto is a terrific place to live, work and play.

Featured Articles

  1. Up with the People-image

    Up with People is coming to Modesto

    Up with People is coming to Modesto, CA from March 18-25, 2019. UWP is global education organization that empowers young people to be positive agents of change in their communities and the world. Read on...
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    February e-Newsletter now available!

    Subscribe to our city-wide email newsletter today and receive updates on the latest news, blogs, events and more. Read on...