Mark Grimm Honored with Missouri Municipal Attorney Association's Lou Czech Award
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Posted by: Laura Holloway
Mark Grimm, attorney with Gilmore Bell was honored July 2019 with the Lou Czech Award at the Missouri Municipal Attorney Association (MMAA) annual meeting in Osage Beach, Mo.
The award honors the memory of Lou Czech, who served as city attorney in Berkeley from 1954 to 1994 and Hazelwood from 1970 to 1994. Czech was a founder of the MMAA. The award is meant to recognize public service that displays the same high standard of accomplishment, professionalism and ethical conduct as exhibited by Czech. Grimm was nominated and chosen by his peers in MMAA.
Grimm has represented numerous cities, counties and other political subdivisions on a wide range of projects, including general municipal improvements, schools and other public buildings, water and sewer utilities and road projects. He also advises cities and counties on the use of TIFs, TDDs, CIDs and other economic development programs.
Grimm is listed in The Best Lawyers in America for public finance. He previously served on the Board of Directors of the Missouri Economic Development Financing Association. He is a member of the Missouri Municipal Attorneys Association, the Missouri Economic Development Council, and numerous other organizations.
The Missouri Municipal Attorneys Association is an affiliated association of the Missouri Municipal League, a voluntary, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization. The MMAA works to enhance cooperation among and between municipal attorneys in the State of Missouri and facilitates relationships with state and municipal officials, both elected and appointed.
The Missouri Municipal League provides a united voice for municipalities across Missouri. Founded in 1934, MML now serves more than 640 municipalities with training, resources and legislative advocacy for local government success. Learn more at www.mocities.com.