Selection of Finalist Cities
On April 2, 2001, after all the applications have been reviewed by a small group of recognized urban government specialists,
Application for Finalist Cities
In the second part of the City Livability Awards process, the finalist cities will provide more information about their program, including supplementary materials such as videos, clippings, photos. Questions for this phase will be faxed to the finalist cities after they are announced on April 2. The finalists’ applications will be due in Washington in the Conference of Mayors’ office on Monday, April 30, 2001.
Independent Panel of Judges Will Select the Award Winners
From the finalist cities, an independent panel of judges will select the winners of the 2001 City Livability Awards. The judges will meet in late May to make their determinations.
Announcement of Awards
Announcement of the City Livability Award-winning mayors will be made at the Annual City Livability Awards Luncheon at the 69th Annual Conference of Mayors, in June, 2001, in Detroit. The Conference of Mayors will notify the 20 winning mayors in late May so that they can plan to attend the Annual Conference of Mayors Meeting.
What Award-Winning Cities Must Do
When making the decision to participate in the 2001 Program, please take into consideration the following requirements of Award winners: