Excellence Made Here

It’s often said that Garland is the best kept secret in north Texas and that the City should do more to tell this community’s story. That’s why this web page will shine a spotlight on what Garland does best - the innovations and the accolades that demonstrate that Garland is a place of excellence!

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    Garland Earns State Parks Awards

    Posted on November 11, 2022

    The Garland Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Department won three awards at the Texas Recreation and Park Society North Region Conference Nov. 3 in Irving. Read on...
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    Garland Earns State Video Awards

    Posted on November 11, 2022

    The City of Garland earned 15 awards during the annual Texas Association of Telecommunications Officers & Advisors conference in early November in McAllen. Read on...
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    Kim Nurmi Graduates from Leadership Arts Institute

    Posted on July 13, 2022

    City of Garland Heritage Crossing Coordinator Kim Nurmi recently graduated from the Leadership Arts Institute. Read on...
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    Garland Earns Statewide Awards for Excellence in Communications

    Posted on June 16, 2022

    The City of Garland’s award-winning Public & Media Relations Department has added more trophies to its display case. Read on...
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    Mistie Gardner Earns Who’s Who in America’s Neighborhoods Award

    Posted on May 11, 2022

    Emergency Management Director Mistie Gardner was recently named Who's Who in America's Neighborhoods in the Governmental Category for her efforts and involvement during the COVID-19 crisis as well as during Winter Storm Uri. Read on...
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