2018 OML Annual Conference
September 11-13, 2018 
Oklahoma City 

2016 OML Annual Conference

September 13-15, 2016 Oklahoma City

2017 Awards Nominations

 

Pictured above is the 2016 winner, Cindy Rosenthal, Former Norman Mayor

Don Rider Award

Does your city/town have an individual that deserves to be recognized for his/her significant contributions to your community?

The Don Rider Award was first established in 1988 recognizing outstanding individuals who have made significant contributions to their community as well as their profession through personal growth and involvement. 

Nomination Information Form

Deadline July 14, 2017

Pictured above: The City of Sallisaw the recipient of the 2016 Municipal Innovations Award for population under 10,000

Pictured above: The City of Stillwater the recipient of the 2016 Municipal Innovations Award for population over 10,000

Innovations Award

In honor of a municipality that has shown its strength with an innovative idea that highlights your community

The Innovations Award provides an opportunity for officials and staff of member cities and towns to receive recognition for their superior and innovative efforts. In addition, this award provides a means for sharing Oklahoma’s best public service ideas and demonstrates that those involved with local government are progressive, caring and committed to their communities. 

Nomination Information Form

Deadline July 14, 2017

Pictured above is the 2016 Mayor of the Year for larger communities - Craig Thurmond, Broken Arrow

Pictured above is 2016 Mayor of the Year for smaller communities - Stan Jackson, McLoud

MCO Mayor of the Year

The two Mayor of the Year award recipients are recognized for their continued dedication and vision for their individual communities. The awards are given to one municipality of 5,000 or more and one municipality of less than 5,000 in population.

Nomination Information Form

Deadline July 14, 2017

Other Awards

Oklahoma Hall of Fame for City and Town Officials

Five officials representing a wide range of experiences will be inducted September 14 into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame for City and Town Officials.  The black-tie optional hall of fame induction ceremony will be at the Tulsa Convention Center in Tulsa in conjunction with the Annual Conference Banquet for the Oklahoma Municipal League.

Those to be inducted on September 14 are: 
Marilyn Kay Andrews, Former Mayor (deceased), Ponca City
Elaine Grace Carr, Mayor, West Siloam Springs
Mick Cornett, Mayor, Oklahoma City
Michael R. "Mike" Nunneley, Town Administrator, Mannford
Drake Rice, Former City Manager, Cushing (Asst.), Prague & Blackwell 

OMCTFOA Member of the Year

The OMCTFOA Member of the Year Award is to recognize a member who has made a significant contribution to the objectives of OMCTFOA, the municipal clerks, treasurers, or finance officials profession, and to the improvement of municipal government. 


Please click here for more information and nomination form.

Gerald Wilkins Award

Each year the City Management Association of Oklahoma (CMAO) recognizes a city manager in our state for outstanding performance with the Gerald Wilkins Award.  This award honors the late Gerald Wilkins, former OML President, longtime city manager and municipal advisor to the Oklahoma Department of Commerce.

 For 2016 we are accepting nominations for managers of cities 15,000 and over. 


2016 Gerald F. Wilkinson Award Winner Announced

2016 Award Winners

Innovations Award for population over 10,000 - Stillwater

Innovations Award for population under 10,000 - Sallisaw

Mayor of the Year for larger communities - Craig Thurmond, Broken Arrow

Mayor of the Year for smaller communities - Stan Jackson, McLoud

Don Rider Award - Cindy Rosenthal, Former Norman Mayor

More information about our award winners


Also, OMCTFOA presented the Clerk of the Year Award to Janice Almy of Sand Springs and CMAO presented Timothy Rooney, City Manager of Mustang with the Gerald Wilkins Award.