Department Awards

Houston Public Works is the largest and most diverse public works organization in the country. Houston Public Works is accredited by the American Public Works Association.

Below includes a highlight of awards given by various professional organizations received by the department, various service line teams, and individuals. Congratulations to everyone honored. Together we create a strong foundation for Houston to thrive.

Bravo Awards
Bravo Awards
FEMA's 2021 CRS Award for Excellence
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2021-2022 Public Agency of the Year
2022 Top Op’s Challenge State Champions
2022 Water Environment Association of Texas (WEAT) Awards
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American Society for Public Administration Awards
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Office of Business Opportunity awarded Houston Public Works the 2022 Champions of Diversity Department of the Year.