Nominations are now being accepted
for the MAS Livable City Awards. Every year, through our annual awards, we recognize outstanding individuals, groups, places and events that have made New York a more livable city. Beginning this year, these awards, now named the MAS Livable City Awards
, will be celebrated at a special ceremony and reception on October 13, 2011, during the first evening of our signature event, the MAS Summit for New York City. The categories are described below. We invite you to submit your nomination online today!
MAS Trailblazer Award
For a person or organization that has had great impact on our city by paving the way for the improvement of a neighborhood. Candidates might include those who have unlocked value in a neighborhood by establishing a new business or creating a new program in an underserved or overlooked area.
MAS Placemaker Award
For a person who has addressed livability in New York through outstanding accomplishments, creative expression and/or entrepreneurial success.
Extraordinary Collaboration Award
For an innovative partnership comprised of participants or organizations who have, as a group, united to achieve extraordinary results in New York City.
Nominations for the 2011 Livable City Awards will be accepted through August 31, 2011.