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Mayor Booker Gainor has announced that he is launching a special committee that would allow residents to present solutions to local elected officials.
In an effort to provide the best recycling service possible, the City of Thomasville has announced changes to the City’s recycling program.
The City of Thomasville will hold a public hearing on Monday, December 2, at 5:30 p.m. to receive public comments on the City’s proposed budget for 2020.
The city of Marietta could soon take ownership of the historic train depot located just west of the city’s Square.
Atlanta City Council will honor Mary Frances Early, the University of Georgia’s first black graduate, during its meeting on Monday.
Alpharetta is set to decide whether to approve a new 62-acre mixed-use project that would bring 255 apartments, 60 townhomes, 31,525 square feet of retail/restaurant space, and 630,000 square feet of office space to Haynes Bridge Road at Georgia 400.
Residents of Flowery Branch are being asked to give their opinions on the redevelopment of the city's downtown area.
Braselton officials received what they called an "exciting" report last week from a tourism study of the town.
The city of Brookhaven is considering annexing 330 acres south of Interstate 85, near Emory University's and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta's big new medical campuses now under development.
Polk County is home to new Eagle Scouts in the form of Trace Barker, Donovan Scoggins, Brody Brown, and Zane Barker who received recognition during the Rockmart Council’s November meeting session.
At the Nov. 20 Watkinsville City Council meeting, the only public support for Extra Special People’s Miracle League Complex, a proposed recreational area tailored to children with disabilities, came from within the council.
The city of Watkinsville last Wednesday banned the sale of most flavored vaping products, as well as the sale of all vaping items to anyone under the age of 18.
What can Marietta do about homeless people shipped in from other states? That was the question for the City Council on Tuesday night after Councilwoman Michelle Cooper Kelly called for a discussion of New York City's “Special One-Time Assistance” program and others like it.
An Athens-Clarke Commission committee has called off for now its work on a possible new ordinance and pilot program to allow rentable dockless scooters in Athens.
The Hinesville Youth Council, a new initiative in the city of Hinesville, will host their first public meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 4 p.m., according to a press release from the city.
District 2 Atlanta City Council member Amir Farokhi has launched the "Downtown Decides" campaign to have residents choose how to spend one million dollars allotted for transportation infrastructure improvements in the downtown portion of council district 2.
Adjustments to compensation for some hourly City of Thomasville positions are in the proposed 2020 budget, but no across-the-board raises are in the numbers.
Richmond Hill residents have one last chance on Tuesday to cast their votes in the City Council Post 4 runoff election between incumbent Les Fussell and Steve Scholar.
The Sandy Springs City Council has awarded a $279,481 contract for recreational improvements at Lake Forest Elementary School.
About 8,800 linear feet of deteriorated sidewalks in Alpharetta will be broken up and replaced with new concrete panels, and handicapped ramps will be updated, as part of the city’s FY 2020 sidewalk plan.
The Johns Creek City Council has authorized spending $300,000 in TSPLOST funds to begin the right-of-way acquisition phase for an interim project to improve the congested intersection of Medlock Bridge and State Bridge roads.
The Roswell Fire Department invites residents to join the city’s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), volunteers trained to work with first responders in local emergencies.
An Atlanta city council committee voted unanimously in favor of a ban of non-compostable single-use plastic bags, straws and Styrofoam used to serve food at city buildings and at the world’s busiest airport.
Some City of Gainesville water customers in the South Hall area are dealing with "taste and odor" issues, according to a posting on the city's Water Resources Department's Facebook page.
The chairman of the powerful Georgia House Rules Committee has died after suddenly collapsing at a lawmaker retreat.
The city of South Fulton has launched an effort to develop 64 acres along Old National Highway that could turn into a $350 million project, part of overarching plans to revitalize the corridor.
The Athens-Clarke County Commission might soon raise the minimum price of an alcohol drink to $2, a price increase that would apply to bars and restaurants countywide, not just in downtown as first envisioned.
"The Solid Waste Department holds annual recycling events such as the Spring Clean and our popular Christmas tree recycling program,” Jimmy Smith Jr. of Thomasville Solid Waste and Landfill Superintendent said. “We are committed to offering our customers easy solutions for their recycling needs."
The city of Jackson's proposed budget for 2020 — at $11.9 million — is roughly $20,000 higher than the city's amended budget for the current year.
The city of Jackson, in partnership with the Salvation Army, has once again started the holiday giving season off with its program to provide food for families in need this holiday season and throughout the next year.
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