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Mountain bike trail approved for LINC section

July 18, 2019

Newnan Times-Herald

Construction on the second section of The LINC will now accommodate hikers and cyclists looking for dirt, not pavement.

Orchard Hill City will pay for four-way stop at intersection

July 18, 2019

Griffin Daily News

One of the intersections with the most accidents has been Old Macon and County Line roads in Orchard Hill.

Savannah Council holding final reading for zoning updates

July 18, 2019

Savannah Morning News

The second and final reading of Savannah’s overhaul of its 1960s zoning ordinance and map will be held at today’s city council meeting.

HPC to recommend homes on East Seventh Street remain in historic district

July 18, 2019

Rome News-Tribune

The Rome Historic Preservation Commission lived up to it's name Wednesday, recommending that the full City Commission deny an application from three property owners for the removal of four lots from the East Rome Historic District.

Euharlee receives final 2018 fiscal year audit

July 18, 2019

Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Tuesday evening’s Euharlee City Council work session largely revolved around a presentation from Williamson and Co. CPAs representative Christian Hatch, who went over the finer points of the City’s 2018 fiscal year audit with the council.

City and county extend fire pact by one year

July 18, 2019

Statesboro Herald

Statesboro and Bulloch County have extended their agreement for the Statesboro Fire Department to continue protecting the five-mile fire district outside the city limits for one more year. But negotiations for a much longer-term contract are reportedly moving forward.

Flowery Branch council to vote Thursday on church relocation

July 18, 2019

Gainesville Times

A West Hall church may find out Thursday night whether it can relocate to Flowery Branch property that officials have regarded as more suitable for commercial uses.

Flovilla cuts ribbon on fire station expansion

July 18, 2019

Jackson Progress-Argus

Flovilla city officials on Friday cut the ribbon on the fire department’s new station expansion.

McDonough supports 75/25 SPLOST split

July 18, 2019

Henry Daily Herald

The city of McDonough has elected to sign an intergovernmental agreement that would distribute 25 percent of the SPLOST V revenue to Henry County’s four cities.

Statham council tables pair of items at meeting

July 18, 2019

Barrow News-Journal

The Statham City Council tabled nearly as many items as it approved at its meeting July 16.

Winder panel recommends rezoning approval for townhome development

July 18, 2019

Barrow News-Journal

A metro Atlanta developer’s plan to build more than 100 townhomes off Highway 211 in Winder garnered support from the city’s planning board July 16 as the panel approved a rezoning request for the property.

Alto reqiures residential safety inspections

July 18, 2019

Banks County News

Residential safety inspections are now required in Alto following action of the town council at the June meeting.

Statham election to bring changes

July 18, 2019

Barrow News-Journal

The Statham City Council faces big changes starting in January.

City SPLOST figures finalized

July 18, 2019

Madison County Journal

Madison County cities will now see the official division of the sales tax pie.

Aquatics committee being formed

July 18, 2019

Jackson County News

A committee is being formed in Jefferson to study the idea of building a local aquatic center for recreation programs and school swim teams.

Powder Springs adopts 6.7 percent tax increase, moves forward on council raises

July 18, 2019

Marietta Daily Journal

Mayor Al Thurman provided a tie-breaking vote Monday night to approve a measure maintaining Powder Springs’ 9.5-mill property tax rate, though some property owners could still see tax increases in their bills.

Alpharetta contracts to upgrade preemptive traffic signal system

July 18, 2019

NorthFulton.com

Alpharetta is embarking on a citywide upgrade to its traffic signal system that it hopes will improve response times for fire emergencies

Roswell signs mitigation agreement for Historic Gateway Project

July 18, 2019

NorthFulton.com

Roswell has taken another step in a years’ long effort to improve a shaky transition for motorists entering on the south.

Atlanta Mayor Bottoms addresses Senate committee on climate change

July 18, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms addressed a U.S. Senate committee Wednesday about the city’s efforts to combat climate change.

City’s amnesty program for traffic court not a ‘trick’

July 18, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

If you have an outstanding traffic ticket or missed a court date in Dunwoody, here’s your chance to clear things up — without going to jail.

Sandy Springs touts early success of first-in-Georgia false alarm law

July 18, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Nearly a month in, Sandy Springs says its first-in-Georgia false alarm ordinance has been working — meaning police officers are working less on responding to likely false alarms.

Metro city passes restrictive smoking ban, stricter than Atlanta’s

July 18, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Unless you’re inside a house or walking along a residential street, it’s now essentially illegal to smoke a cigarette in Chamblee.

Claxton Approves Contract With Chamber Of Commerce

July 17, 2019

Claxton Enterprise

Claxton’s City Council held a regular meeting on Monday evening, July 15, at City Hall.

Hagan Passes Balanced FY 2020 Budget

July 17, 2019

Claxton Enterprise

Hagan city council approved its FY 2020 budget during a called meeting on Thursday, July 11. The general fund budget totaling …..

Town hall meeting focuses on children & youth issues

July 17, 2019

Moultrie Observer

Issues of children and youth dominated a town hall meeting Monday in Northwest Moultrie.

Council swears in Urban Redevelopment Authority board

July 17, 2019

Tifton Gazette

Seven Urban Redevelopment Authority board members and an alternate were sworn in at the July 15 Tifton city council meeting.

Dalton City Council approves agreement on encrypted radios, other business

July 17, 2019

Dalton Daily Citizen

Dalton Mayor Dennis Mock says he's glad the city now has an intergovernmental agreement with Whitfield County concerning the use of encrypted, county-owned radios.

Sharpsburg cleanup helps disabled resident

July 17, 2019

Newnan Times-Herald

The town of Sharpsburg recently hosted a community clean up day for a disabled resident.

Kier named top public works employee

July 17, 2019

Valdosta Daily Times

City of Valdosta Public Works Employee Franklin Kier was named Public Works Employee of the Year at the American Public Works Association Georgia Chapter annual meeting on Jeykll Island.

City Council: No apartments yet

July 17, 2019

Newnan Times-Herald

The Newnan City Council approved a continuation for the proposed Caldwell Tank development during Tuesday’s meeting.

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