Seven Urban Redevelopment Authority board members and an alternate were sworn in at the July 15 Tifton city council meeting.
Tifton Mayor Julie Smith was elected third vice president of the Georgia Municipal Association (GMA) during the association’s annual meeting in Savannah June 23.
Tifton is in the running to be redesignated a Georgia Exceptional Main Street (GEMS).
The city council is set to vote on the Fiscal Year 2019-20 budget. The council held a public meeting prior to the June 3 workshop to receive public comments. The vote is expected to take place on June 17.
The Tifton City Council is having a special called meeting on Monday, May 20 at 4:30 p.m. to discuss the proposed Fiscal Year 2020 budget
The Tifton City Council announces the opening of a new dog park in Fulwood Park, near the big playground.
City employees and representatives from the Tift County Council on Child Abuse wore blue during their walk around downtown for child abuse awareness and prevention.
Meredith Lipson from Mauldin & Jenkins informed the council she gave the city’s finances an “unmodified, clean” report in her presentation on the FY2018 audit at the Apr. 1 city council workshop.
The Tifton City Council voted to submit the 2019 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application for the Matt Wilson Neighborhood YMCA/Youth Development Center at the Mar. 18 meeting.
The Tifton City Council debated activating an Urban Redevelopment Agency for Tifton at the city council workshop March 4.