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The City of Highland Park gratefully acknowledges the staff members, partners, and organizations whose work was integral to Highland Park's response to the shooting. 

In addition to City of Highland Park staff, more than 115 government agencies, neighboring municipalities, faith communities, businesses, and other partner organizations responded to assist Highland Park. The overwhelming generosity of our partners and neighbors proved to be a beacon during our community's darkest time. The City has continued to greatly benefit from the expertise and support of these professionals as we have navigated this journey. The City is grateful for this critical support. Visit to learn more about the work of these organizations and the ways in which they have helped our community over the past year.

In spring 2023, the City honored staff, partner organizations, and government agencies for their support. Click through the links below to learn more about the City staff, partner agencies and the critical work they performed in the aftermath of the shooting: 
In addition to those recognized here, Mayor Rotering, City Manager Neukirch, Police Chief Jogmen and Fire Chief Schrage have visited neighboring municipalities and other government agencies to share the City's appreciation in person. Highland Park will be forever grateful.