Awards and Recognitions
The City of Highland Park has earned awards for its progressive environmental initiatives in the following areas:
Tree City Designation
The National Arbor Day Foundation designated Highland Park as a Tree City USA.
Climate Protection Award
In 2013 the City of Highland Park took Honorable Mention in the U.S. Conference of Mayor's Climate Protection Award. The City was recognized for its comprehensive electric vehicle expansion plan and leadership role in expanding the electric vehicle infrastructure along with the work completed to increase residential energy efficiency.