Calendar · Newsletters · Events  
About the City Business Government Residents Departments Online Services
City Manager Redwood City, California
     Home » City Manager » News Releases » News Release


Our Core Purpose and Values

City Manager's Initiatives

Budget

Economic Development

News Releases

   · 2014
   · 2013
   · 2012
   · 2011
   · 2010
   · 2009
   · 2008
   · 2007
   · 2006
   · 2005
   · 2004
   · 2003
 

E-News

Awards and Recognition

Biography of City Manager Bob Bell

Contact the Staff of the City Manager’s Office


Archived News Release from 2004

For Immediate Release

Redwood City Website Wins Top National Award

Redwood City, CA - September 8, 2004 - Redwood City’s website at www.redwoodcity.org underwent a major revision last fall, and has now won the prestigious “Savvy Award” presented by the City/County Communications and Marketing Association (3CMA). The City’s website won the top prize in the category, “Best Technology Services – Websites” for jurisdictions with a population of 75,000 – 126,000.

With over 800 local government members, the City-County Communications and Marketing Association is the leading national organization for local governments that are innovating new and better ways of communicating with their communities. Here’s what the 3CMA judges said about Redwood City’s website:

“ Redwood City’s personality shines through with this fun and easy-to-navigate Redwood City, CA website. We loved the rotating combination of photos on the home page, the drop down menus and hot topics feature. This is what a government website should be. In the spirit and words of Astronaut Neil Armstrong: One small step in web design, one giant leap for web kind.”

“The Savvy Award represents the best that local governments have to offer,” said Redwood City Mayor Jeff Ira. “We’re proud that our website is recognized as being in the upper echelon of local government sites from around the country.”

Redwood City’s new website was unveiled last fall, after more than a year of work by City staff. The site promotes a consistent image, reflects the City’s core purpose and values, and offers the community an effective means of obtaining information and becoming engaged with the City. With over 77% of Redwood City citizens connected to the Internet, it’s important that the City provides a top-level, up-to-date website, and the accomplishment of this goal recognized by 3CMA.

Visit Redwood City’s award-winning website at www.redwoodcity.org for information about the City and its services, the community, recreation programs, education, and City government.

###

Contact:
Malcolm Smith
Public Communications Manager
(650) 780-7305

Footer Menu Bar

Logo

© Copyright 1996-2011 City of Redwood City
Please read our Terms of Service
Please email any comments or suggestions to webmaster@redwoodcity.org
Unless otherwise noted, all phone numbers are in area code 650.

City Home Site Map Search Contact Us Suggestions