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.

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  1. City of Modesto- Storm Information

    Storm and Flood Information

    Get familiar with the resources and phone numbers in our area. Read on...
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    City of Modesto Celebrates Women's History Month

    The Modesto City Council hereby proclaims the month of March 2023 as Women’s History Month in the City of Modesto and urges all our residents to celebrate the contributions women have made to the United States and... Read on...
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    City Manager's Monthly Update

    City Manager's monthly update to council & our community now available! This report includes information about grant applications and awards, financial reports, and updates to major capital projects. January 2023 Report
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    Homeowner Repair Assistance Program Expansion

    The City of Modesto is pleased to announce an expansion of its Homeowner Repair Assistance Program. Eligible residents may apply for low-interest loans and grants to make health, safety and beautification repairs to a home's exterior. Read on...