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.
  1. Family in Pool

    Financial Assistance is Available for City of Modesto Recreation Programs

    Recreation is for everyone! Financial Assistance now available for kids, disabled adults and seniors for all City of Modesto Recreation programs. Read on...
  2. Government Finance Officers Association Award

    City Receives Outstanding Achievement Award for Financial Reporting

    Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has given an Award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting to the City of Modesto. Read on...
  3. water faucet

    Water Rate Assistance Program Now Available

    The City of Modesto's new Water Rate Assistance Program for low income residents can reduce your base service charge for water by $10 Read on...