City receives ICMA Certificate of Excellence

The International City/County Management Association’s (ICMA) Center for Performance Measurement has recognized the City of Olathe with a Certificate of Excellence for its performance measurement efforts.

According to ICMA, "Jurisdictions meeting the qualifications have demonstrated leadership in continuous improvement and community engagement, and they serve as examples for other governments to follow." Olathe is among 29 jurisdictions to be recognized with a Certificate of Excellence – the highest level awarded.

Performance management aids in cost reduction, program prioritization, and quality improvement. It also encourages accountability and transparency.  Visit Accountable Government to learn more about the City’s performance measurement efforts.