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About Coppell


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The City of Coppell strives to build a family community for a lifetime through outstanding public service. Below are some of the recognitions the City has received from local and national agencies.​

City of Coppell​​

​​ ​ ​2020 #1 Best Places to Live in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area — Niche
2020 Best Places to Live in America list (top 40) — Niche
2020 Best Suburbs to Live in America — Niche
2020 Most Budget-Friendly Cities in America for Homeowners list — LendEDU
2020 U.S. Cities with Highest Proportion of College Graduates list — LendEDU
2020 Most Educated City in Texas — Insurify
2020, 2019 & 2018 Best Place to Live in Texas list — Niche​
2020, 2019 & 2018 Best Place to Raise a Family in Texas list — Niche
Best Suburb to Live in Texas list — Niche**
2018 Best Places to Live in Texas list — Wallethub
2017, 2016 & 2015 Community Challenge Mid-Size City Winners — It's Time Texas
2016 Best Dallas Suburb to Live in list — Movoto
2015 Best Place to Be a Kid list — Money Magazine
2015 Best Place to Live in America list — Money Magazine
2015 Best Place to Find a Job list — Wallethub


​Fire Department


Police Department

Received Heart Safe Community Designation in 2019
2019 Texas Fire Chiefs Association Best Practices Recognition
Awarded the approximately $2.9 million SAFER Grant in 2018
2018 & 2017 American Heart Association Mission:  Lifeline® Silver Award
2017 Texas Fire Chiefs' Association Safety Award for Life Safety Park​
2017 Lone Star Achievement Award (jointly with quad cities)
Insurance Services Office Class 1 Rating**
i-STAT Blood Analysis Certified​

Texas Po​lice Chief's Association Best Practices Recognized
2020 & 2019 Safest City in Texas​ list — National Council for Home Safety and Security
2018 National Night Out ranked 1st in Texas**, 5th in the nation​
2017 Student Resource Officer Agency of the Year
2017 School Resource Officer of the Year

​Parks & Recreation


2019 National Recreation and Park Association Gold Medal Award Finalist
Accredited by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies
Keep Coppell Beautiful – Keep Texas Beautiful Gold Star Affiliate**
'AAA' Bond Rating from Standard & Poor's
'Aaa' Bond Rating from Moody's Investment Services
Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting** — Government Finance Officers Association
Distinguished Budget Presentation Award** — Government Finance Officers Association
Certification of Investment Policy Award​** — Government Treasurers' Organization of Texas

Public Works​


Best 100 Fleets in the Americas list**
2018 Proactive Water Systems Award — The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

​Achievement of Library Excellence Award** – Texas Municipal Library Directors Association

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Communications/Public Information

Enterprise Solutions​

2017 SAVVY Award for Bold Vision, Big Impact campaign – City-County Communications & Marketing Association
2015 W3 Silver Award for Best Government Website
2015 Davey Silver Award for Best Government Website

2017 Laserfiche Run Smarter® Award

** Received more than three consecutive years