Updated: Nominations for “Best City Hall”??

We have opened nominations for the 1st annual “Best City Hall” award! ELGL is accepting nominations for the city hall building(s) that you have come across and find inspiring – from the historic to modern, functional to quaint, and urban to rural – we want to see them all! How will we know which City Hall building is number one? We don’t, that’s why we’re asking you.

The nomination process closes December 31, 2016. Add your nomination to the list below today! Don’t forget to Tweet a photo of your nomination using #ELGLCityHall!

Here are the nominations we have received so far:


County Hall, Derbyshire County Council, Matlock, UK

City of Helsinki, Finland

City of London, UK

Bielsko-Biala, Poland

City of Paris, France

City of Rovinj, Croatia

City of Venice, Italy

City of Albany, NY

City of Asheville, NC

City of Atascadero, CA

City of Austin, TX

City of Bainbridge Island, WA

City of Beaverton, OR

City of Bellevue, WA

City of Birmingham, MI

City of Cedar Rapids, IA

City of Chandler, AZ

City of Charlottesville, VA

City of Chicago, IL

City of Cohoes, NY

Collierville, TN

City of Durham, NC

City of Edina, MN

City of Effingham, IL

City of Estacada, OR

City of Glendale, CA

Village of Glen Ellyn, IL

City of Grapevine, TX

City of Haines City, FL

City of Hayward, CA

City of Joplin, MO

City of Kalamazoo, MI

City of Kannapolis, NC

City of Kansas City, MO

City of Kenmore, WA

City of Kingsville, TX

City of Las Vegas, NV

Village of Little Chute, WI

City of Los Angeles, CA

Marin County, CA

City of Milpitas, CA

City of Milwaukee, WI

City of Minneapolis, MN

City of Monroe, NC

Village of Mount Pleasant, WI

City of Mountain View, CA

Mosier, OR

City of New York, NY

City of Newport Beach, CA

City of Novi, MI

Oak Creek, WI

City of Oak Park, MI

City of O’Fallon, MO

City of Oakland, CA

City of Palm Coast, FL

City of Parkville, MO

City of Pasadena, CA (aka Pawnee, IN)

City of Peoria, IL

City of Perry, IA

City of Philadelphia, PA

City of Portland, OR

City of Ramsey, MN

City of Redwood City, CA

City of Reno, NV

City of Roanoke, VA

Salt Lake City & County, UT

City of San Francisco, CA

City of Sacramento, CA

City of San Jose, CA

City of San Mateo, CA

City of Santa Barbara, CA

City of Seattle, WA

City of Sonoma, CA

Borough of State College, PA

Town of Sturbridge, MA

City of Sunnyvale, TX

City of Temecula, CA

City of Tracy, CA

City of Vancouver, WA

City of Ventura, CA

City of Westerville, OH

City of Vista, CA

City of Wichita, KS

NEW NOMINEES!

City of College Place, WA

City of Denton, TX

City of Troy, NY

City of Valentine, TX