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Statesboro finalist for housing initiative

August 22, 2019

Statesboro Herald

Statesboro is one of seven finalist communities vying to become Georgia Initiative for Community Housing participants this year, city officials announced Tuesday.

Jones unopposed; several pursue Harlem seats

August 22, 2019

Augusta Chronicle

Grovetown Mayor Gary Jones and councilmen Eric Blair and Allen Transou are unopposed for reelection with the end of candidate qualifying Wednesday.

Varnell City Council race draws a challenger

August 22, 2019

Dalton Daily Citizen

The Varnell City Council will have at least one contested race after the city's first day of qualifying on Wednesday.

City youth gallery benefits homelessness

August 22, 2019

Valdosta Daily Times

By combining philanthropy and art, the city seeks to instill the value of community service in young students.

Parks in Cleveland, Helen to undergo improvements

August 22, 2019

White County News Telegraph

The cities of Cleveland and Helen are working on park improvements.

Cairo incumbents to run again

August 22, 2019

Thomasville Times-Enterprise

The three incumbents whose city council seats are up for grabs this November have qualified for reelection, according to city hall.

Midway official to help strive for accurate Census

August 22, 2019

Hinesville Coastal Courier

Former Midway mayor and current Mayor Pro Tempore Dr. Clemontine Washington will lead Midway’s work on the 2020 U.S. Census.

County to help fund city drainage project

August 22, 2019

Hinesville Coastal Courier

Hinesville City Council Member Keith Jenkins approached the Liberty County Board of Commissioners Aug. 15 to request funding to assist with continued drainage improvements on Sequoia Circle.

Qualifying continues in 4 towns

August 22, 2019

Statesboro Herald

Brooklet now has a mayoral candidate, Charles Howell, who is not the incumbent, and Statesboro has candidates for all three of its City Council seats up for election, but so far only one is contested.

Smyrna has five candidates for mayor

August 22, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Mayoral candidates include Alex Backry, a retiree; Ryan Campbell, a business owner; Laura M. Mireles, a business owner/contractor; Mayor Pro Tem and Ward 1 Councilman Derek Norton, director of Governmental Affairs for the Medical Association of Georgia and Steven Rasin, a real estate consultant.

Two challengers file for city offices

August 22, 2019

Valdosta Daily Times

Two more candidates filed for city offices in Lowndes County during the third day of qualifying.

Hinesville council approves Sequoia Circle contract

August 22, 2019

Hinesville Coastal Courier

The Hinesville City Council approved a request Aug. 15 to give the Sequoia Circle Drainage Phase 2 contract to Palm Coast Utilities.

One qualifies for Monroe City Council

August 22, 2019

Walton Tribune

Kim Greenlee, a Realtor, qualified to run for the District 4 seat on the Monroe City Council. She’ll be challenging incumbent Larry Bradley, who qualified Monday to run for reelection.

SPLOST advisory committee sets timetable for citizens to make proposals

August 22, 2019

Dalton Daily Citizen

The committee is made up of 16 people and two alternates: 10 representatives selected by the Whitfield County Board of Commissioners, three selected by the Dalton City Council and one each from the municipalities of Cohutta, Tunnel Hill and Varnell.

Senoia taking out-of-town retreat; cremains burial policy approved

August 22, 2019

Newnan Times-Herald

The Senoia City Council and city officials will be going to a weekend retreat to discuss issues – in North Georgia.

Ribbon-cutting

August 22, 2019

Griffin Daily News

Ribbon-cutting ceremonies were held Tuesday at the newly-renovated Historic City Hall in downtown Griffin.

Rome International Film Festival receives grant, announces plans for growth

August 22, 2019

Rome News-Tribune

Rome's film festival has been awarded a grant that will foster artistic growth in a younger generation of artists and filmmakers throughout the region and beyond.

Interim chief Michael Evans appointed to head Aragon PD

August 22, 2019

Polk County Standard Journal

The City of Aragon has yet another new police chief to lead the small department.

Tybee's solar sewage plan moves forward

August 22, 2019

Savannah Morning News

Tybee got word Tuesday that the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority approved a $500,000 Georgia Fund loan to finance the construction of a 150-kilowatt solar photovoltaic system adjacent to the wastewater treatment plant.

Historic preservationists to get live-burn demonstration during Rome conference in September

August 22, 2019

Rome News-Tribune

Historic preservationists from across the state will have a first-hand opportunity to watch historic heart pine burn during their annual conference in Rome in September.

Love qualifies for Ward 1 Rome commission race

August 22, 2019

Rome News-Tribune

Charles Love qualified Wednesday to seek one of the three Ward 1 Rome City Commission seats in the Nov. 5 election.

McDaniel to seek new term on Rome City Commission

August 22, 2019

Rome News-Tribune

Craig McDaniel qualified Wednesday to run for one of the three Ward 3 Rome City Commission seats in the Nov. 5 election.

Cave Spring seats filled; Rome has fight for commission seats

August 22, 2019

Rome News-Tribune

Two more candidates qualified Wednesday, setting up contested races in both Rome City Commission wards — and Cave Spring's Nov. 5 election is canceled.

Hogansville cancels contract

August 22, 2019

LaGrange Daily News

The City of Hogansville ended its hotel-motel tax contract with the LaGrange-Troup County Chamber of Commerce at Monday night’s meeting.

Atlanta Reaches $50 Million Goal To Provide Housing For Homeless Population

August 22, 2019

GPB News

The money will be used to build 550 units of permanent, supportive housing for those in need. The units will also be part of larger affordable housing structures.

Tramell to run unopposed for West Point mayor

August 22, 2019

LaGrange Daily News

It appears West Point Mayor Steve Tramell will run unopposed in November.

Sandy Springs to vote on contract for Chattahoochee River trails study

August 22, 2019

Reporter Newspapers

City staff is recommending the contract be awarded for $199,942.00 to Heath & Lineback Engineers, Inc. to design the blueprint. The city desires to make connections to the river and to construct trails that run parallel to the river.

Sandy Springs Council delays vote on North End redevelopment conceptual plans pending more info

August 22, 2019

Reporter Newspapers

At the beginning of the council meeting, Mayor Rusty Paul announced that the vote had been removed from the original agenda due to part of the council not feeling they could yet make an informed decision.

Qualifying begins in Brookhaven mayoral, council races

August 22, 2019

Reporter Newspapers

Those who qualified Aug. 21: For mayor: John Ernst (incumbent); for City Council District 1: Linley Jones (incumbent); and for City Council District 3: Madeleine Simmons.

Flovilla clerk receives municipal revenue administration certificate

August 22, 2019

Jackson Progress-Argus

GMA’s municipal revenue administration certificate program is designed to strengthen the understanding of city managers, city clerks, finance officers, customer service staff, elected officials and other city employees on different municipal revenue sources and applicable laws of the administration and collection process.

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