Awards & Recognition

The Town of Glastonbury is known for its excellent municipal management and is proud to have been recognized for the following achievements:

  • Silver-Level Clean Energy Community (2015)
    • Recognized by Energize CT at the 2015 Awards ceremony for implementing energy-reducing and energy-saving initiatives community-wide that meet their 2nd highest tier of achievement.
  • HEARTSafe Community (2015)
  • Bronze-Level Bicycle Friendly Community (2015-2019)
    • Recognized by the League of American Bicyclists in June 2015
  • GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award (20th consecutive year)
  • GFOA Excellence in Financial Reporting Certificate (25th consecutive year)
  • State of CT Power of Change Award (2013-2014)
    • Received Top Honors for our water pollution control facility
  • New England Water Environment Association Waste-Water Utility Award (2013) 
    • In recognition of Outstanding performance as a waste-water division in New England
  • Life Safety Achievement Award (2013) 
    • Recognized Glastonbury's Fire Marshal's Office for outstanding efforts on behalf of fire and life safety
  • Outstanding Tree Warden of the Year - Tree Wardens Association of CT: (2013) 
    • Awarded to Tree Warden and Park Superintendent Greg Foran
  • Young Professional of the Year Award- CT Recreation & Park Association: (2014) 
    • Awarded to Liz Gambacorta, Recreation Program Coordinator
  • Nationally Accredited Police Department
  • Nationally Accredited Senior Center Program
  • Transportation ACE Award of Merit (2015)
    • CT Society of Civil Engineers' presented Glastonbury with this award for the Main Street Traffic
      Signal Project.
  • Rated Among Top Places for First-Time Home Buyers (2016)
    •  NerdWallet study analyzed factors such as housing costs, prosperity and safety of each community. 

We're also proud to report that we have maintained our status of:

  • Aaa and AAA ratings with Moody's and Standard and Poor's respectively
  • Energy Star building since 2009

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                                  Glastonbury Heartsafe community 2015            BFC Bronze Award 2015