Mayor's Special Award

The Mayor’s Recognition Awards recognize Red Deer individuals, groups or teams who have brought honour and recognition to Red Deer in one of five categories. The Mayor’s Special Award is the highest possible recognition from The City of Red Deer.
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Nominees will be individuals, groups or teams who have demonstrated any of the following:

  • Humanitarianism; and/or
  • Exceptional achievement; and/or
  • An act of heroism or bravery. Posthumous nominations are allowed in this category only.

Volunteer work shall be beyond the normal scope of their professional duties.

The Mayor's Special Award may not necessarily be presented each year. Where special circumstances warrant, more than one award may be presented in a given year.

The Mayor makes the selection of the Mayor’s Special Award recipient(s) from the nominations received.

Refer to the Mayor's Recognition Awards for more information, including past recipients and the nomination process.