In an official ceremony presided by Yann Galton, his successor and current mayor of Mont St-Michel, on September 19th 2014 in the town hall of Mont St-Michel, Éric Vannier received the official diploma and scarf of the Honorary Mayor of the town. Conferred by prefectural decree dated April 15th 2014, the honorary of Eric Vannier expresses the recognition of the Nation toward the former mayor of Mont St-Michel, who gave the best of himself in the service of his fellow citizens in a spirit of public spirit and volunteerism.
On this occasion, Éric Vannier dedicated his nomination to his family. He also thanked all those who worked with him: the municipal councillors, the municipal employees, the partners of the abbey of Mont St-Michel of the mixed labor union, the townships of the canton of Pontorson, the community of the townships of Avranches and the state, with which the Mont St-Michel works hand in hand. Finally, he paid tribute, in a spirit of union and rally to all the citizens of Mont St-Michel, which was the same feeling from their side.