June 15, 2014 - The City of Hampton received the 2014 All-America City Award Sunday evening from the National Civic League.
The award is given annually to communities that demonstrate innovation, inclusiveness and civic engagement. The focus of the award this year was on successful efforts to address underlying conditions that affect the health of a community.
Hampton submitted three projects in its award application:
• The annual “I Value” public input and involvement campaign for the city budgets
• The Mayors Book Club
• Hampton’s high school dropout reduction programs