The city of Dawsonville adopted a new ordinance Monday night aimed at reducing the usage of electronic cigarettes and tobacco products inside city limits.
After months of constant rain, dirt finally began to move once more at the site of the Main Street Park in downtown Dawsonville earlier this month.
The city of Dawsonville in partnership with the Dawson County Chamber of Commerce and USDA Rural Development hosted its inaugural Dawsonville Home and Business Expo at the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame last week.
The Dawsonville City Council held a public hearing Monday night and voted to postpone a vote on a 172-unit development proposed near the corner of Howser Mill Road and Hwy. 53.
Mayor Mike Eason says the city plans to purchase the private Elliot Field from former NASCAR Hall of Fame racer Bill Elliot. "It's a 5,700 foot runway. We have several jets based there," he said.