Burleson Mayor Ken Shetter received the association's Partnership Award.
noted that his
family also was in - and many family members still are in - the building industry, a fact makes winning an award from GFWBA
a special honor for him.
"I was very honored to receive the Partnership Award, and it makes me very proud for the city of Burleson
, because my winning this award is more about what the city has done as a whole than about what I have done as an individual," Shetter
The Partnership Award is presented each year to the local government official who has reached out to and worked with builders in their community.
said that Burleson
's status as "a great place for families" played a huge role in him winning the award.
is a great place for families, and it is an area of great growth, a great place for business and a great place for builders to be in business," Shetter