Governor's Smart Communities Award Program

The Governor’s Smart Communities Awards program recognizes outstanding efforts of counties, cities and towns, and their partners throughout the state to create quality communities through achieving the goals of the Growth Management Act and other community development objectives. This site highlights those successes. The awards have been an annual event since 2006.

The Governor's Smart Communities Awards program nomination forms for 2018 will be available March 2018

Due Date: April 2018
Eligible projects or plans must have been completed or adopted between January 1, 2016 through December 31, 2017.

2017 Application Guidelines and Forms:
2017 Application Guidelines and Information
2017 Smart Vision Award Form
2017 Smart Choices Award Form
2017 Smart Projects Award Form
2017 Smart Partnerships Award Form

Governor’s Smart Communities Awards Winners List 2006 – 2016 (PDF)