CITY AWARDS

    

The City of Calabasas Incorporated in 1991, and has won the following awards:

2012
CTV
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Overall Excellence (-399K), "CTV - The Calabasas Channel" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Documentary Social, "Library Bound, Library Overview" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Public Safety (-400K), "Every 15 Minutes, Crash Video" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Sports Show, "City Spotlight - CHS LaCrosse & Tennis" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Channel Website - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Video Text Bulletin Board, "The CTV Billboard" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Public Affairs, "14th Annual Calabasas Mayor's State of the City Address 2012" - 3rd Place
 
2011
CTV
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Excellence in Government Programming (Operating Budget <$200K), "CTV - The Calabasas Channel" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Video Text Bulletin Boards, "The CTV Billboard" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Election Coverage, "Calabasas Municipal Election 2011" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Health, "Calabasas Drive-Thru Flu Clinic 2010" - 3rd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Safety, "City Spotlight - Law Enforcement" - 3rd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Seniors, "Calabasas, A Living History - Harold Arkoff" - Honorable Mention
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Education, "Calabasas Green Team #2 - Save Water, Sprinklers" - Honorable Mention
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Community Event Coverage (-$300K), "Calabasas Pumpkin Festival" - Honorable Mention
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Community Event (-400K), "In Motion (Pumpkin Festival)" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Election (-400K), "Election Coverage" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Promo (- 400K), "Calabasas Green Team" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Public Safety (-400K), "Every 15 Minutes" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Talk (-400K), "Calabasas Teen Forum" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Video Text Bulletin Board, "The CTV Billboard" - 2nd Place
  The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Public Safety (-400K), "City Spotlight (Traffic Enforcement)" - 3rd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Overall Excellence (-399K), "City of Calabasas" - 2nd Place
 
2010
Community Development Department
United States Green Building Council (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), "Gold" Standard - The Calabasas Civic Center
Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) Compass Blueprint Recognition Award for Achievement in Sustainability - The Calabasas 2030 General Plan
Public Works Department
American Public Works Association (APWA) 2010 Project of the Year - A.E. Wright Footbridge Project

Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) Compass Blueprint Recognition Award for Visionary Planning for Environmental Sustainability - Las Virgenes Creek Restoration Project
CTV
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Video Text Bulletin Boards, "The CTV Billboard" - 1st Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Affairs (<$300K), "Mayor's State of the City Address 2010" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Safety (<$200K), "Every 15 Minutes Crash Video" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Education (<$200K), "The Zach Bonner Story" - Honorable Mention
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Visual Arts (<$300K), "Opening Animation of Mayor's State of the City Address 2010" - Honorable Mention
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - PSA (-400K), "CA Int'l. Theatre Festival w/Joe Mantegna" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Promo (-400K), "Calabasas Green Team - Water" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Documentary (Profile - 400K), "The Zach Bonner Story" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Video Text Bulletin Board, "The CTV Billboard" - 3rd Place
 
2009
Community Development Department

Ventura County American Public Works Association, 2009 Project of the Year - The Calabasas Civic Center
CTV
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Affairs (<$300K), "Mayor's State of the City Address 2009" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Election Coverage (All Budgets), "Calabasas Municipal Elections '09" - 1st Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Education ($200K - $500K), "City Spotlight: Bioblitz" - Honorable Mention
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Video Text Bulletin Boards, "The CTV Billboard" - 1st Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Excellence in Government Programming (Operating Budget $200 - $500K), "CTV - The Calabasas Channel"  - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Performing Arts, "City Spotlight - Harry Leff Musical Tribute" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Election, "CTV Election 2009 Coverage" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Economic Development, "City Spotlight - compilation" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Promo, "City Spotlight - Election 2009 Promo" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Environmental, "City Spotlight - BioBlitz" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards -  Overall Excellence (<$400K), "CTV - The Calabasas Channel" - 2nd Place
Granicus Digital Governance Award - Excellence in Disseminating Government Information - Honorable Mention
 
2008

Community Development Department

National Planning Excellence, Achievement, and Leadership Awards - 2008 Leadership Award for a Planning Advocate -  Calabasas Resident/Planning Commissioner, David Brown
CTV
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Sports Programming, "Your City, Your Issues - CHS Varsity Football" - 3rd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Government Access Station Web Site "www.cityofcalabasas.com" - Honorable Mention
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Excellence in Government Programming (Operating Budget $250,001 - $500K), "CTV - The Calabasas Channel"  - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards -  Overall Excellence (<$250K), "CTV - The Calabasas Channel" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Community Event Coverage (<$400K), "Stream To Sea: Earth Day 2007" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Public Safety (<$400K), "Every 15 Minutes: Teen Driving" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards -  Documentary Profile (<$400K), "Calabasas, A Living History - Jemima Perry" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Web Site, "City of Calabasas" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Documentary Social (<$400K), "Healing a Stream: Las Virgenes Creek Project" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Talk Show (<$400K), "Calabasas Teen Forum - Election 08" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Sports, "Your City, Your Issues - CHS Football" - 3rd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Video Text Bulletin Board, "The CTV Billboard" - 3rd Place
 
2007

Finance Department

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada - Award of Financial Reporting Achievement 2005-06
CTV
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Video Text Bulletin Boards, "The CTV Billboard" - 1st Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Interview/Talk Show ($200k-$400k), "Preview, Eye on the Arts: Banzai Sushi" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Affairs (<$300k), "Mayor's State of the City Address" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Government Access Station Web Site - Honorable Mention
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Video Text Bulletin Board, "The CTV Billboard" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Web Site, "City of Calabasas" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Talk Show (<$400K), "Calabasas Teen Forum: School Safety" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Public Service Announcement, "Sheriff Safety Tip: Car Break-Ins" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Community Event, "4th of July Celebration 2006" - 3rd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Overall Excellence ($250k-$499k), "City of Calabasas" - 3rd Place
Older Americans Recognition Day Award- Presented to CTV Engineer Roy LaViolette - May 30, 2007
 
2006

Finance Department

California Society of Municipal Finance Officers - Outstanding Financial Reporting 2004-05
The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada - Award of Financial Reporting Achievement 2004-05

CTV

The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Talk Show (<$400k), "Calabasas Teen Forum: City Laws" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Community Event (<$400k), "4th of July 2005 Celebrations" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Video Text Bulletin Board, "The CTV Billboard" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Web Site, "The City of Calabasas" - 3rd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Public Affairs, "Mayor's State of the City Address" - 3rd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Overall Excellence (<$250k), "City of Calabasas" - 3rd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Affairs, "Mayor's State of the City 2005" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Profile of a City/County Dept. (<$200k), "Emergency Personnel/Firefighter Hero Video" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Safety (<$200k), "Every 15 Minutes" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Government Access Station Web Site, "The City of Calabasas Website" - 2nd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Excellence in Government Programming ($100K-$250K), "CTV - The Calabasas Channel" - 3rd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Interview/Talk Show (<$200k), "Calabasas Teen Forum - City Laws" - 3rd Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Documentary - Profile (<$200k), "Mission of Hope - Spirit of Calabasas Katrina Fund" - Honorable Mention
 
2005

Public Works

2005 Water Quality Award - Awarded from the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board (RWQCB).  
CTV
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Videotext Bulletin Board, "The CTV Billboard" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Overall Excellence (<$250k),  "CTV - The Calabasas Channel" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Talk Show (<$400k), "Calabasas Teen Forum #49 - Religion" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Web Site,
"The City of Calabasas" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Public Safety,
"Every 15 Minutes, Teen Driving Campaign" - 1st Place
Pegasus Award - Government-Internet Website
   "The Calabasas Website" - Award of Excellence
Pegasus Award - Overall Government Access Channel Programming
   "CTV - The Calabasas Channel" - Award of Excellence
Aurora Award - Government Agency
   "Every 15 Minutes, Teen Driving Campaign" - Platinum Best of Show
NATOA National Government Programming  Awards - Excellence in Government Programming, "CTV - The Calabasas Channel" - Second Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Safety,
"Every 15 Minutes" - Second Place
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Public Affairs,
"Calabasas Mayor's State of the City Address 2005" - Honorable Mention
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Interview/Talk Show, "Preview: An Eye on the Arts #4" - Honorable Mention
 
2004
CTV
NATOA National Government Programming Awards - Community Event Coverage (<$300k),
  "4th of July Highlights 2004" - Honorable Mention
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Videotext Bulletin Board,  "The CTV Billboard" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Overall Excellence ($250k-$499k) "CTV - The Calabasas Channel" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Talk Show (<$400k) "Calabasas Teen Forum #40 - Cultural Understanding" - 3rd Place
 

2003

CTV
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Overall Excellence (<$250k) "CTV - The Calabasas Channel" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Election Coverage "Live Election 2003 Coverage" - 2nd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Talk Show
"Calabasas Teen Forum #28 - Teen Firefighters" - 1st Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Talk Show 
"Your City, Your Issues #44 - Public Safety" - 3rd Place
The SCAN NATOA Government Programming Awards - Videotext Bulletin board, "The CTV Billboard" - 1st Place
The Videographer Awards - Government/City
   "Live Election 2003 Coverage" - Award of Distinction
The Communicator Awards - Print Media
   "www.CityofCalabasas.com" - Award of Distinction
Telly Award - TV or Cable Program: Children
   "Teen Forum, Teen Firefighters" - Finalist
Telly Award - TV or Cable Program: Children
   "Teen Forum, College Admissions" - Finalist
Pegasus Award - Overall Government Access Programming
   "CTV - The Calabasas Channel" - Award of Excellence
Pegasus Award - Internet Website
   "www.CityofCalabasas.com" - Award of Excellence
Pegasus Award - Government / Bulletin Board
   "The CTV Billboard" - Award of Excellence
Pegasus Award - Programming for Special Population (youth)
   "Teen Forum, Teen Firefighters" - Award of Excellence
 

2002

Finance Department
Certificate of Excellence in Operational Budgeting 2001-2002 - This certificate recognizes the achievement of Excellence in Operational Budgeting and reflects an outstanding budget document and the underlying budgeting process through which the budget is implemented.
Certificate of Outstanding Financial Reporting 2000-2001 - This certificate is issued in recognition of meeting professional standards and criteria in reporting which reflect a high level of quality in the annual financial statements and in the underlying accounting system from which the reports were prepared.
CTV
 NATOA Award - City or County Web Site
   City of Calabasas - 1st Place
Communicator Award - Marketing/Promotion/Poster
   "Calabasas Chamber Orchestra Poster" - Honorable Mention
Communicator Award - Magazine/Government
   "Citizens' Guide to Calabasas" - Award of Distinction
Videographer Award - TV Creativity/Graphics/Design
   "The CTV Billboard" - Honorable Mention
Videographer Award - Award of Distinction
   "Your City, Your Issues #38 - LAFD, Sept. 11th Special"
Telly Award - TV or Cable Program: Children
   "Teen Forum, Colleges" - Finalist
STAR Award - Video Text / Bulletin Board
   "CTV Billboard" - 2nd Place
Hometown Video Festival - Videotext / Bulletin Board
   "CTV Billbord" - Winner
Hometown Video Festival - Talk Show: Informational Professional
   "Your City, Your Issues, #38" - Honorable Mention
Axiem Awards - Television
   "CTV Billboard" - Silver Award
 
2001
CTV
AXIEM Award - "Colleges and Universities"
   "Calabasas Teen Forum - 1st Place
Communicator Award - Print
   "Citzens' Guide to Calabasas" - Award of Distinction
Communicator Award - Print
   "Calabasas Chamber Orchestra 2000-2001 Poster"- Honorable Mention
Communicator Award - Crystal Award
   "2001 State of the City Address"
NATOA Award - Videotext Bulletin Boards
   "CTV Electronic Billboard" - 1st Place
NATOA Award - Public Affairs  Audience
   "Calabasas Mayor's State of the City Address 2001" - 3rd Place
Omni International Award
   "CTV Electronic Billboard" - 1st Place
STAR Award - Public Affairs
   2nd Place
Videographer Award - City
   "Calabasas Mayor's State of the City Address 2001" - Award of Distinction
Videographer Award - Creativity
   "Calabasas Mayor's State of the City Address 2001" - Award of Distinction
Videographer Award
   "CTV Electronic Billboard" - Honorable Mention
Videographer Award - Music
   "Teen Forum" - Honorable Mention
 
2000

City of Calabasas

The City of Calabasas was presented with the Model Community Achievement Award at the 12th Annual Clean Air Awards 2000 by the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) for the development and implementation of a comprehensive alternative-vehicle fueling infrastructure for both public and private use through public/private partnerships.

Traffic & Intergovernmental Relations Department

The City Traffic & Intergovernmental Relations Department has received an award from the State Air Quality Management Department for the new Chevron compressed natural gas refueling station on Las Virgenes Road.

Finance Department

Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the US and Canada.
CTV
AEGIS Award of Excellence - Videotext Bulletin Board
   1st Place  
Aurora Award - Gold Award
   CTV Electronic Billboard  
Axiem Award - Government
   Finalist
Axiem Award of Absolute Excellence in Electronic Media
   CTV Bulletin Board
California Park & Rec. Society - Award of Excellence
Hometown Video Festival - Videotext Bulletin Board
Hometown Video Festival - Talk Show
   "Your City, Your Issues"
NATOA Award - Videotext Bulletin Board
   1st Place
NATOA Award - Special Audience
   "Calabasas Teen  Forum" - 2nd Place
NATOA Award - Public Affairs
   "State of the City Address"  - 1st Place
OMNI Intermedia Award
   CTV Electronic Billboard  - Silver
SCAN NATOA Star Award - Overall Excellence
   2nd Place
WAVE Award - Talk Show / Issues
   Calabasas Teen Forum #5 (Skateboarding - Finalist )
WAVE Award - Talk Show / Entertainment
   Calabasas Teen Forum #4 (Music) - Finalist
WAVE Award
   CTV Electronic Billboard
- Finalist
 
1999

Finance Department

Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the US and Canada.
RISK MANAGEMENT AWARD Lowest 5 Year Average for Workers Compensation Claims
Planning Department

American Planning Association - Planning Project Award for the City of Calabasas Las Virgenes Gateway Master Plan (1999)

Traffic & Intergovernmental Relations Department

 Anoiel Khorshid, Young Transportation Engineer of the Year Recipient, Institute of Transportation Engineers District 6
Automobile Associations of America Pedestrian Safety Award
CTV
Alliance for Community Media - Innovative
   Judges Choice
Axiem Award Finalist - Government
   CTV Billboard
California Park & Rec. Society - Award of Excellence in Media Communication
Communicator Award - Graphics
   CTV Billboard
Communicator Award - Government
   CTV Billboard
Golden Web Award
Hometown Video Festival - Judges Choice Award
NATOA Award - Videotext Bulletin Board
   1st Place
NATOA Award - Innovative
   2nd Place
STAR Award
   CTV The Calabasas Channel - 3rd Place
WAVE Award
   CTV Billboard - Finalist
WAVE Award - Talk Show
   YCYI "Reptiles"
WAVE Award - Innovative
  
The Calabasas Channel
 
1998
Traffic & Intergovernmental Relations Department
Robert Yalda, Rotary Club Pride of Workmanship Recipient
CTV
California Park & Rec. Society - Outstanding Publicity Piece
NATOA Award - CTV Billboard
   1st Place
SCAN NATOA Star Award - Videotext Bulletin Board
   1st Place
SCAN NATOA Star Award - Website
   1st PlacE
SCAN NATOA Star Award - Overall Excellence (<$250,000)
   3rd Place
 
1997
Finance Department
California Society of Municipal Finance Officer - Certificate of Award for Excellence in Operational Budgeting
California Society of Municipal Finance Officer - Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting
Planning Department

American Planning Association - Comprehensive Planning - Small Jurisdiction for the Calabasas General Plan

CTV
NATOA Award - Videotext Bulletin Board
   1st Place
SCAN NATOA Star Award - Videotext Bulletin Board
   1st Place
 
1996
Juan de Anza Park

Park Planning and Design - Award  for cities under 50,000 population from California Parks and Recreation Society for Juan Bautista de Anza Park
Finance Department
California Society of Municipal Finance Officer - Certificate of Award for Excellence in Operational Budgeting Certificate of Award for Outstanding Financial Reporting
California Society of Municipal Finance Officer - Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting
Planning Department
Award of Merit - In recognition of exceptional progress in implementing the Community Development Block Grant Program
 
1995
Finance Department
California Society of Municipal Finance Officer - Certificate of Award for Merit in Operational Budgeting
Planning Department

Award of Merit - In recognition of exceptional progress in implementing the Community Development Block Grant Program
 
1994
Planning Department
Comprehensive Planning - Small Jurisdiction for the Old Town Calabasas Master Plan and Design
Award of Merit - In recognition of exceptional progress in implementing the Community Development Block Grant Program
 
1993
Planning Department

Award of Merit - In recognition of exceptional progress in implementing the Community Development Block Grant Program
Traffic

Robert Yalda, Section Technical Award Recipient, Institute of Transportation Engineers District 6
 
1992
Planning Department

Award of Merit - In recognition of exceptional progress in implementing the Community Development Block Grant Program

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