2015 Semifinalist
Winners:
City of Boulder, CO
2015
Publication:
Innovations in American Government Awards
Jurisdiction:
Colorado

The city of Boulder is working to create a local electric utility as a result of a voter-led push for cleaner, greener, more affordable and reliable energy. The city has utilized a variety of innovative approaches to get the community engaged in the evaluative process, including canvassing, community outreach, and citizen working groups to help shape city energy policy.