A strong advocate for education, Mayor Bacon created the Mayor's Education Awards in 2006. The awards program is held twice a year in May and December in Council Chambers 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 Bacon, 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.
The next awards ceremony will take place on December 16, 2019.
Past Mayor's Awards Recipients: