Sweet 16: #ELGLCityHall Madness

Sweet 16: #ELGLCityHall Madness

Press Clippings

Kannapolis Reaches ‘Sweet 16’ in City Hall Competition

Effingham City Hall Advances to Sweet 16 in National Contest

Peoria City Hall in online Sweet Sixteen

Kannapolis in tight race with Peoria, Ill. in ‘best city hall competition’ and need your vote

Little Chute in the running for best city hall

Vote THIS city hall best in country!

Little Chute reaches Sweet 16 full of confidence


Over the past two weeks, ELGL members and friends took part in ELGL City Hall Madness, narrowing the field from 64 to 16. Vote in the head-to-head match-ups to determine which city hall advances to the Elite Eight. Voting ends at midnight EST on February 17. Follow along and fill out your own bracket as we release the winners from each round.

The winner will receive the prestigious Leslie Barbara Knope Greatest City Hall Trophy, a complimentary ELGL organizational membership which includes unlimited job postings for the year, and extreme bragging rights.

Here are your Sweet Sixteen match-ups – make sure you vote in each post, and leave comments, too!

Tournament Dates

  • Week of January 30: Round of 64
  • Week of February 6: Round of 32
  • Week of February 13: Sweet 16
  • Week of February 20: Elite 8
  • Week of February 27: Final 4
  • Week of March 6: National Championship

Spread the word using #ELGLCityHall. Win bonus points for your favorite city hall by leaving a comment on what makes it so great.

  • Village Resident

    Sweet 16 Baby!!! Little Chute is ready to take it all!

  • Katie

    Effingham city hall is great, it really embraces the arts!

  • Patti Glover Pitcher

    Loved, loved, LOVED working in Peoria IL City Hall at one point. Gorgeous…something you’d see in Europe!