Is your favorite park or open space listed in the nominations (as of February 17, 2019)? Check out the map below and make your nomination today!
The number of nominations doubled in week two of #ELGLKnope nominations! Here are the Week 2 nominees for your review – do you see your favorite park on this list? Take a minute and submit your nomination today to ensure that your favorite park or open space makes the Round of 32 for the 2019 … Continued
Is your favorite park or open space listed in the nominations (as of February 11, 2019)? Check out the map below and make your nomination today!
It was an eventful first week of #ELGLKnope nominations! Here are the Week 1 nominees for your review – do you see your favorite park on this list (shown in no particular order)? Take a minute and submit your nomination today to ensure that your favorite park or open space makes the Round of 32 … Continued
Each spring, ELGL submits project ideas to the first-year students in Leisha Dehart-Davis’ class in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s MPA Program, and we wait with our fingers crossed to see if the students will select our program ideas and join the ranks of prior year project teams that studied HR trends, … Continued
The 2019 #ELGLKnope award will recognize the best local parks and open spaces. To celebrate and amplify the work of local government parks employees, we’re running a blog series to showcase the topics, trends, and ideas in parks management, maintenance, programming, and planning. Sign up for a date to guest blog for ELGL on the … Continued
It’s time…. the 2019 #ELGLKnope award is now accepting nominations! Nominate your favorite park or open space today. The Knope Award honors the top local government places. The #ELGLKnope award recognizes the best places in local government. In 2017, we honored the best city hall buildings. In 2018, we honored the best libraries. In 2019, we’ll honor … Continued
in 2017, we awarded the prestigious Knope to Peoria City Hall. This year, we’re highlighting the best public libraries! Any public library run by a local government unit (town, city, county, special district…) is eligible for nomination. Use this form to nominate your library – from the historic to modern, functional to quaint, and urban to rural … Continued
We started with more than 100 nominees for the best public library, and after several rounds of voting, Williamsburg, VA faced off against Pueblo, Colorado for the 2018 Leslie B. Knope Award. 2018 Leslie B. Knope Award Winner Pueblo City-County Library In the Headlines Pueblo library district named best in nation Pueblo library district wins award for best in … Continued
It’s Library Week! Vote about the Williamsburg Public Library. Join ELGL for daily score updates from the National Championship. We’ll update this post throughtout the week. Leslie B. Knope Award National Finalist Williamsburg, VA Public Library Connect: Facebook, Twitter, and World Wide Web Williamsburg Regional Library on ELGL Chapter I: Voting for the Best Public Library Round of 32: … Continued