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2008 and Prior Awards

Customer Service and Commitment to the South Sacramento Community - Southgate Recreation and Park District Board

(2008)

Department of Neighborhood Services
 

Special Recognition Award - California Public Defender’s Association (2008)

Tyrone B.v. Superior Court (People) (2008) 164 Cal.App.4th 227, 231. This line of authority serves to give juveniles a consistent constitutional basis on which to address issues of competency at the juvenile court level. In addition to this important litigation your juvenile division has proactively worked on the special education and mental health needs of your clients in a collaborative and positive manner.
 

Achievement of Excellence in Procurement Award - National Purchasing Institute (2008, 2007, 2006, 2004, 2002)

The Department of General Services’ Contract and Purchasing Services Division was recognized for excellence in public procurement based on national criteria that measures innovation, professional development, eProcurement, productivity and leadership by National Purchasing Institute.
 

Honorable Mention – Challenge Awards - California State Association of Counties (2008)

  • Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance Case Update Tracking and Eligibility (CUTE) System
  • Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance for Consolidation of Management Databases
  • Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance for The Play Care and Foster Grandparent Programs
  • Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance for the Veteran’s History Project of Sacramento County
  • Department of Environmental Management for the Color-Coded Food Safety and Placement System for Food Facilities
  • Clerk Recorder for Online Marriage Appointment Calendar system
  • Tax Collector for the Tax Defaulted Land System

Award of Excellence in Food Safety (2008)

Environmental Management Department
 

Project of the Year - American Public Works Association (APWA) Sacramento Chapter (2008)

The Department of Waste Management and Recycling won the large agency division environmental award for the Kiefer Landfill Entrance Improvements Construction project. Visit the American Public Works Association website.
 

National Award - Council of Juvenile Correctional Administrators (2008)

The Probation Department received the award for extraordinary improvement to juvenile detention facility quality of life and operations by using performance-based standards.

Digital Counties Survey - Top-10 Digital County Governments in the Nation (2008)



Digital Counties Survey Winner - 6th Place
 

America's Promise - The Alliance for Youth (2008)

100 Best Communities for Young People

Sacramento County 
                                                                                                        

CSAC Merit Award Department of Finance (2008)

E-Tax Payment Resolution system
 

Samuel J. Crumbine Consumer Protection Award (2008)

Environmental Management Department
 

Special Recognition Award - California Public Defender’s Association (2007)

In re Timothy J and Dante H. v. Superior Court (Sacramento) (2007) 150 Cal.App.4th 847, your juvenile division was able to establish solid precedent for the proposition that a child “need not show the presence of a mental disorder or developmental disability before invoking the court’s authority to consider declaring a doubt as to his competency.
 

Digital Counties Survey - Top-10 Digital County Governments in the Nation (2007)



Digital Counties Survey Winner - 7th Place
 

The American River Parkway Plan Update - California Chapter American Planning Association Awards Program (2007)

Planning and Community Development department winner of the Focused Issues Planning Award
 

The General Plan Update Planning Implementation – Large Jurisdiction (2007)

California Chapter American Planning Association Awards Program - Community Planning and Development Department
 

Building Community Award - Center for Collaborative Planning, Public Health Institute (2006)

The award was presented to the Department of Neighborhood Services for contributions to community building
 

Excellence Award in Programming Website (2006)


 
 
 

California Association of Public Information Officials (2006)

Innovation – Honorable Mention for First 5 Sacramento Literacy Book Bag
Special Event or Marketing/Communications Campaign – 2nd Place
 
 

Best of the Web - Center for Digital Government (2006)

County Portal Category - 4th Place
 
 

National Association of Government (2006)

Webmasters Award of Excellence
 
 

Digital Counties Survey - Top-10 Digital County Governments in the Nation (2006)



Digital Counties Survey Winner - 7th Place
 

Center for Digital Government - County Portal Category (2006)


Best of the Web - 4th Place
 

California Association of Public Information Officials (2006)

Internal/Employee Newsletter – 1st Place
Sacramento County's County News
 
 

City-County Marketing Association (2006)

Savvy Award
 

Best of the Web - Center for Digital Government: Finalist (2005)


County Portal Category
 

Challenge Award Winner  - California State Association of Counties (2004)

Food Safety Education for Restaurants – Environmental Management Department
 

Digital Counties Survey - Top-10 Digital County Governments in the Nation (2004)



Digital Counties Survey - 6th Place