Awards and Recognition

2016

  • Smartest City in Washington by Zippia.com

2015

  • One of the Most Charming Small Towns in Washington by Only In Your State
  • 11th Healthiest City in Washington by NerdWallet
  • Washington Association of School Administrators Community Leadership Award to Ridgefield Art Association for Youth Arts Month
  • Fourth Safest City in the State of Washington by Value Penguin
  • Awarded Washington’s Safest Cities Badge by Safewise
  • Parks Foundation of Clark County V-Formation Flyer Award to Ridgefield resident, Allene Wodage

2014

  • Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) Washington Achievement Award to Ridgefield High School in Overall Excellence, Special Recognition for Reading Growth and Special Recognition for Math Growth2014
  • OSPI Washington Achievement Award to South Ridge Elementary School in Overall Excellence, High Progress, and Special Recognition for Reading Growth
  • OSPI Washington Achievement Award to View Ridge Middle School in High Progress
  • Wastewater Treatment Plant Outstanding Performance Award from The Washington State Department of Ecology

2013

  • Overlook Park received Community Pride Design Award by Clark County and City of Vancouver
  • Parks Foundation of Clark County Tributary Award to Steve Wall, Public Works Director

2010

  • Six sites in Ridgefield listed on the National Register of Historic Places

2009

  • Wastewater Treatment Plant Outstanding Performance Award from The Washington State Department of Ecology
  • Ridgefield celebrated the centennial of its incorporation as a City