Award Winning Strategies
During her tenure as mayor, Guelph received several awards for their programs.
Public Sector Leadership Bronze Award to the City of Guelph
Institute of Public Administration Canada, 2015
- Awarded to the City of Guelph for co-producing an Open Government Action Plan with the community
Award of Excellence, Public-Private Partnership to the City of Guelph
Economic Development Council of Ontario, 2015
- Awarded to the City of Guelph for the Grow Guelph Business Retention and Expansion Program
Community Energy Builder Award to Envida Community Energy
Quality Urban Energy Systems of Tomorrow (QUEST), 2014
- Awarded to Envida Community Energy (owned by Guelph Municipal Holding Inc and the City of Guelph) in the Utility category for building and commissioning the first segment of the Galt District Energy System, implementing seven solar energy facilities and a small-scale combined heat and power system, obtaining approval for a forthcoming large-scale combined heat and power facility and qualifying to develop biomass projects
Federation of Canadian Municipalities, 2014
- Awarded to the City of Guelph for the implementation of their Community Energy Initiative.
International Community Indicators Consortium Summit, 2014
- Awarded to the City of Guelph for its development of community indicators for wellbeing
Waste Diversion Ontario, 2014
- Awarded to the City of Guelph for achieving the highest residential waste diversion rate in Ontario in 2012
Share the Road Cycling Coalition, 2014
- Awarded to the City of Guelph for being one of the most bicycle friendly cities in Ontario
Ontario Professional Planners Institute, 2013
- Awarded to the City of Guelph for the Downtown Secondary Plan.