Town Yearly Awards - 2020

No. 4 ’Safest City in Texas’

Flower Mound is the No. 4 “Safest City in Texas,” according to a study by LendEDU, an online tool helping consumers learn about and compare financial services. In terms of population, Flower Mound is the largest city in the top 10, receiving a safety score of 94.18. Researchers ranked over 1,200 cities in the country based on the rate of violent and other crimes. Results showed Flower Mound was ranked the No. 123 safest city in the U.S. Read the full report here.

No. 10 ’Safest Place to Live in Texas’

Flower Mound was ranked the No. 10 “Safest Place to Live in Texas” by Elite Personal Finance, an online tool for financial advice. To compile the results, researchers ranked cities based on recent FBI crime statistics. Breaking down the report further, Flower Mound is ranked the No. 2 safest place to live in Texas with a population between 30,000 and 100,000 residents. Read the full report online.

American Public Works Association Accreditation 

In March, the Town’s Public Works Department received full accreditation by the American Public Works Association (APWA) for the second consecutive time. The accreditation verifies and recognizes that an agency is in full compliance with the recommended management practices set forth by the APWA. The recognition promotes excellence in the operation and management of a public works agency, its programs, and employees.