Fort Collins launches third urban design award

Fort Collins is a small city of around 150,000 people in Colorado, and is sufficiently interest in its future that it runs its own urban design award. 

http://www.ncbr.com/article.asp?id=58961

http://www.fcgov.com/advanceplanning/urbandesignawards.php

Why all cities don't have their own awards is a mystery.