Awards

City Awards

The City of McKinney has won numerous awards for city programs, initiatives and overall excellence.


2017

Texas Recreation and Park Society (TRAPS)

The City of McKinney Parks and Recreation Department received two awards from the Texas Recreation and Park Society (TRAPS) North Region.

  • Recreation Facility Design Excellence Award for the Apex Centre
  • Communications Award for a social media campaign to promote the Parks Bingo Program


National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA)

  • Third Place - Airport Finances video
  • Honorable Mention - Budget video


National Association of Government Web Professionals (NAGW)

Member's Choice Award in the large population category

  • Redesigned City of McKinney website

 
Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers

  • TAMI Award (top honor) - McKinney's main website redesigned in 2016
  • Award of Excellence - 2016 Annual Report, "The Best is Yet to Come"
  • Award of Excellence - McKinney Community Development Corporation Buy Local marketing campaign


Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals 

Hermes Platinum Award

  • 2016 electronic annual report
  • Virtual Twitter campaign #SeeMcKinneyWithMe

Honorable mention

  • McKinney National Airport finance whiteboard video


2016

Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals

Hermes Platinum Award - City of McKinney Strategic Communications and Marketing Plan

Hermes Gold Award - Learn. Share. Connect. campaign


2015

City-County Communications & Marketing Association (3CMA)

Savvy Award - 2014 electronic annual report

Savvy Award of Excellence - Best Places to Live campaign

Texas Festivals and Events Association (TFEA)

The City of McKinney and McKinney Main Street First Place awards

  • Best TV Promotion - Bike the Bricks
  • Best Radio Promotion - Oktoberfest
  • Best T-shirt - Oktoberfest
  • Best Street Banner - Arts in Bloom

 Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO)

Award of Excellence across all population categories

City of McKinney electronic newsletter

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2014

National Association of Government Web Professionals

2014 Sponsor's Award as chosen by Siteimprove

McKinney website

McKinneyTexas.org


City-County Communications & Marketing Association

3CMA Savvy Award

Digital/Interactive, Electronic Newsletters, Reports, Other

City of McKinney Annual Report


Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO)

TAMI Award Winner Across All Population Categories

2013 Annual Report - Online Flipbook

25 Reasons to Love McKinney


2013

Texas Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (TATOA)

Second Place

Documentary Video

Together We Serve - Habitat for Humanity

City-County Communications & Marketing Association (3CMA)
3CMA Silver Circle

TV and Video

Promotional video - It Just Keeps Getting Better


City-County Communications & Marketing Association (3CMA)

3CMA Savvy Award of Excellence

Digital Interactive - Overall Website

City of McKinney Website


City-County Communications & Marketing Association (3CMA)
3CMA Savvy Award of Excellence

Special Events - One-time event

City of McKinney Best Places to Live Campaign

Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO)

TAMI Award Winner

Print - Annual Report

City of McKinney 2012 Annual Report “Best Places to Live”


 2012
Texas Association of Telecommunications Officers & Advisors

Public Health/Public Safety Video 1st Place

McKinney Vision: Click It or Ticket


Texas Association of Telecommunications Officers & Advisors Profile of an Organization or Department Video 2nd Place

McKinney Vision: Are You Connected ?


City-County Communications & Marketing Association (3CMA) 

3CMA Savvy Award of Excellence

Printed Publications – Reports, Population Group 81,000+

City of McKinney 2011 Annual Report "A Connected City"


Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMI)

TAMI Award Winner

Cable - PSA

Click It or Ticket PSA


TAMI Award Finalist

Cable – Special or One Time Program

“Are You Connected?”


View past awards here.