Employee Awards Program


The City of Colonial Heights is pleased to announce the Employee of the Month program to recognize the exceptional performance, innovation, leadership, and/or outstanding achievements of our City employees.


All full-time employees and continuous part-time employees are eligible for the award. (Department Directors are not eligible for selection under this program.)


Any supervisor or co-worker may submit a nomination. Simply complete the nomination form below or submit a written summary to the City Manager's office.

Employee of the Month Nomination Form

A senior management staff selection committee will choose the winner each month from the nominations received. Nominees that are not selected as the Employee of the Month will remain eligible for consideration six months following the original submittal date of their nomination


Winners will receive the following:
  • Certificate signed by the City Manager and Mayor
  • $100.00 gift presented to the employee by the Mayor at a City Council meeting
  • Announcement placed in the local newspaper, City's website and intranet
  • Acknowledgement in the City Focus newsletter