City Wins Three of Seven Top Awards for Innovation, Job Development and Growth


The City of San Jose won three of the seven awards presented at the recent “Turning Red Tape into Red Carpet” event sponsored by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group (SVLG) for innovative projects and services in the public sector that led to job growth and helped spur economic development. Silicon Valley experts evaluated 21 public agencies and more than 30 applications. The Mineta San Jose International Airport Expansion Project won the “Responding to Globalization” award. The City’s High-Rise Incentive Program received the “Sustainable New Development” award, and Samsung’s Expansion Project won for “Real Estate Redevelopment and Reuse.” For more information, click here.