A strong advocate for education, former Mayor A. Max Bacon created the Mayor's Education Awards in 2006. The awards program is held twice a year in May and December and is carried live on Charter Cable channel 181 and streams live and on-demand (following the ceremony evening) on https://smyrnacity.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx.
Mayor Norton, along with City Council, recognize an outstanding student, staff member and volunteer from Smyrna area schools, both public and private. Recipients are honored for their academic achievement, dedication and volunteer service.
Past Mayor's Awards Recipients: