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Rome-Floyd County Development Authority prepares for branding campaign in 2020

January 17, 2020

Rome News-Tribune

Since becoming president of Rome-Floyd County Development Authority, Missy Kendrick has been working on bringing more jobs and businesses to Floyd County.

Foster remains Cedartown Commission chair, Carter named pro tem

January 17, 2020

Polk County Standard Journal

The Cedartown Commission spent their first regular meeting of the year taking care of routine business to get 2020 going strong.

City appoints O'Connor as deputy city manager

January 17, 2020

Griffin Daily News

Former Griffin Chief of Staff Jessica W. O'Connor has now assumed the duties as deputy city manager and staff attorney for the city of Griffin.

Covington City Council approves restroom for CNG fueling station

January 17, 2020

Rockdale Citizen

The City Council unanimously approved a bid on Jan. 6 to build a permanent ADA accessible restroom facility at the CNG station.

Pembroke mayor, council sworn in before meeting

January 17, 2020

Bryan County News

Before Pembroke’s city council could start Monday’s regular scheduled meeting, there was some ceremony to attend to.

Mayor Smith intends to put Adrian back on the map

January 17, 2020

Swainsboro Forest-Blade

On Thursday, January 9, the City of Adrian convened at 5:30 p.m. at the Community House in Adrian for the purpose of installing and swearing-in newly elected officials.

New faces on Twin City City Commission

January 17, 2020

Swainsboro Forest-Blade

The personnel changes to the Twin City City Commission since the November 2019 election formally went into effect last Tuesday night as the body of government kicked off the first meeting of the new year with a swearing-in ceremony.

Hampton City Council wants General Assembly to let voters decide legality of gambling in Georgia

January 17, 2020

Henry Daily Herald

The Hampton City Council unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday asking the Georgia General Assembly to let voters decide if casino gaming should be legalized.

Hampton City Council approves change to public comment rules

January 17, 2020

Henry Daily Herald

The Hampton City Council approved perhaps the most liberal public comment policy in the county at its meeting Tuesday.

Yolanda Barber, John Blount, Elton Alexander sworn in to Stockbridge City Council

January 17, 2020

Henry Daily Herald

Three members of the Stockbridge City Council were sworn in on Monday evening.

Roswell opposes state limits on local building regulations

January 17, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Roswell is among the latest metro jurisdictions to object to proposed state legislation that critics say would preempt local governments’ ability to regulate the design of single-family homes.

Brookhaven passes law combating discrimination by businesses

January 17, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Brookhaven is the latest city to pass a law protecting residents and employees from discrimination by businesses.

Gainesville council hears Parks and Recreation 2030 Master Plan

January 17, 2020

Access North Georgia

The next decade will be a busy one for the Gainesville Parks and Recreation Department.

City, county enter IGA on proposed TSPLOST referendum

January 16, 2020

Dawson Community News

The Dawsonville city council and the Dawson County board of commissioners came together Monday night in a joint meeting to discuss the terms and conditions of the proposed TSPLOST referendum.

Rimrock approved as hotel developer

January 16, 2020

Brunswick News

Brunswick city commissioners approved Rimrock Development as the developer for a Marriott brand hotel on the Oglethorpe block in downtown Brunswick at Wednesday’s city commission meeting.

Chamber gets positive report on tourism

January 16, 2020

Brunswick News

The Brunswick-Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce got good news at its monthly meeting Wednesday when it comes to tourism in the Golden Isles.

Three failed votes lead to deferral

January 16, 2020

Braselton News

After three unsuccessful votes, Braselton leaders voted Jan. 13 to defer a request for a large residential development near Chateau Elan.

Council observes moment of silence for Braselton Jackson

January 16, 2020

Braselton News

The Braselton Town Council observed a moment of silence at its Jan. 13 meeting following the death of Pam Braselton Jackson.

Hoschton mayor, council races contested

January 16, 2020

Braselton News

The upcoming March 24 special elections to fill the unexpired seats of Hoschton mayor Theresa Kenerly and councilman Jim Cleveland will both be contested.

Hoschton council 'on vacation'

January 16, 2020

Braselton News

And then there were — just — two. With only two sitting members left, the Hoschton City Council's ability to hold votes and conduct business will be on ice until April.

City of Cedartown employees honored for service; outstanding performance

January 16, 2020

Polk County Standard Journal

Several City of Cedartown employees were honored for their dedication and service at the January 13 Cedartown City Commission.

Columbus Health Department moving some services to new building. Here’s what to know

January 16, 2020

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

City Manager Isiaiah Hugley said the city will be saving money in the long term by purchasing the former Virginia College building.

Woodstock swears in returning council members

January 16, 2020

Cherokee Tribune & Ledger-News

In their first meeting of 2020, the Woodstock City Council saw the swearing-in of returning members and the appointment of a new mayor pro tem, as well as some personnel changes.

Commissioner Cochran urges a major overhaul of ULDC

January 16, 2020

Rome News-Tribune

Before he was even sworn in as a newly elected Rome city commissioner, Mark Cochran advocated during the commission’s Monday caucus that the Unified Land Development Code be completely recrafted from the ground up.

Mayor Bob Smith reaffirms his oath of office

January 16, 2020

Oconee Enterprise

Mayor Bob Smith eschewed a public swearing-in for his second oath of office.

Cairo council members take oaths of office

January 16, 2020

Thomasville Times-Enterprise

Three Cairo City Council incumbents were sworn in Monday night to begin new four-year terms.

Hobbs re-elected mayor

January 16, 2020

Thomasville Times-Enterprise

Greg Hobbs was elected Thomasville mayor Monday night by a majority vote of city council members.

New Mayor deGolian says goal is for all citizens to feel engaged

January 16, 2020

Washington News-Reporter

The atmosphere was pleasant, congenial, and seemed filled with optimism in a spirit of community.

Savannah City Council to elect mayor pro-tem

January 16, 2020

Savannah Morning News

Savannah City Council members and mayor will have a busy first meeting day on Thursday, Jan. 16, as they hold their first voting meeting.

Roswell hires consultant to guide Doc’s Cafe preservation

January 16, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The Roswell City Council wants to preserve the building and approved a $40,000 contract with VHB, an engineering consulting firm, to do a structural assessment of it.

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