Cities In The News

Blakely

City eyeing downtown lofts

July 11, 2019

Early County News

Following a presentation by Barbara Reddick of the Southwest Georgia Regional Council at last week’s City Council meeting, the council entered into an agreement for the Regional Council to review the city’s current zoning ordinances.

City eyeing downtown lofts

July 10, 2019

Early County News

Following a presentation by Barbara Reddick of the Southwest Georgia Regional Council at last week’s City Council meeting, the council entered into an agreement for the Regional Council to review the city’s current zoning ordinances.

City Council meeting

June 12, 2019

Early County News

Last week’s Blakely City Council meeting was preceeded by a Planning Commission public hearing to hear a zoning change application from R- 1 to MH for a 6.3 acre tract of property located on Cedar Springs Rd. There was no public comment at the hearing.

City’s utility damage

February 14, 2019

Early County News

The City of Blakely is still in the process of taking inventory of damage to the city’s electrical system by Hurricane Michael.

City annexation on hold

February 7, 2019

Early County News

The city’s annexation proposal announced in December ran into problems in Atlanta and has been put on hold, Mayor Anthony Howard told the News Monday.

City holds busy special meeting

January 24, 2019

Early County News

The Blakely City Council held a special meeting Dec. 19 at which they approved an annexation resolution and named the new Blakely Police Chief.