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Fort Stewart, City sign agreement

June 29, 2020

Hinesville Coastal Courier

Representatives from Fort Stewart/Hunter Army Airfield and the City of Hinesville met at Club Stewart June 25 to sign an inter-governmental service agreement for lawn maintenance inside post.

Tiny homes could help city's homeless problem

June 29, 2020

Brunswick News

City officials acknowledge this new approach to housing falls outside local zoning ordinances, but a growing number of communities across the state have been allowing tiny house developments.

Holly Springs, Woodstock receive state money for road projects

June 29, 2020

Cherokee Tribune & Ledger-News

Holly Springs and Woodstock were among 19 city and county governments across the state recently awarded a grand total of $25.8 million in grant and loan money from the State Road and Tollway Authority through the Georgia Transportation Infrastructure Bank.

Athens businesses invited to join safety campaign effort

June 29, 2020

Athens Banner-Herald

Those businesses cooperating with the program will receive a window cling to post on storefronts and windows, according to a news release prepared by the Athens Convention & Visitors Bureau.

Ball Ground holds initial discussion on property millage rates

June 29, 2020

Cherokee Tribune & Ledger-News

As a result of the overall financial uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic, the Ball Ground City Council had some discussion at its most recent meeting regarding potentially having to maintain or raise the city’s property tax millage rates.

R&B Hall of Fame says Augusta site is official, but mayor says otherwise

June 29, 2020

Augusta Chronicle

The National Rhythm and Blues Hall of Fame said Friday that it has chosen Augusta as its permanent home and will bring an induction ceremony to the city next year, but Mayor Hardie Davis cautioned that the city has not approved either the building or the event.

West Point partners with AmWaste

June 26, 2020

LaGrange Daily News

AmWaste was selected to replace C&C Sanitation effective July 1 during a Tuesday meeting of the West Point City Council.

Four Gwinnett cities earn Main Street America accreditation

June 26, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Main Street America has once again recognized four Gwinnett municipalities for having completed work based on the national association’s stringent review process. Auburn, Braselton, Lawrenceville and Suwanee have been recognized for their commitment to improving quality of life, economic development, historic preservation, tourism and job creation at the local level.

VR businesses asked to enforce anti-smoking law

June 26, 2020

Carrollton Times-Georgian

On June 16, Mayor Gil McDougal issued a memorandum to the city’s police chief and the community development director, asking that they take steps to ensure the enforcement of the city’s smoke-free air rule.

City reviews budget for Visit LaGrange

June 26, 2020

LaGrange Daily News

Despite COVID-19 and the pandemic, Visit LaGrange is optimistic but being realistic for the coming year when it comes to tourism.

Chamblee launches new number for texting services

June 26, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Chamblee launched Citibot last year so residents could report city issues, search the city website for information or send a message to staff via text message.

Athens-Clarke budget leaves out plan to reduce police force

June 26, 2020

Athens Banner-Herald

Athens Clarke County Commissioners have approved a $297 million budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year — without a controversial proposal to begin reducing the size of the city’s police department by 50 percent in 10 years.

City of Rome awarded historic preservation grant

June 26, 2020

Rome News-Tribune

The City of Rome is one of eight Georgia municipalities which will receive a federal subgrant from the Georgia State Historic Preservation Office to support historic preservation activities.

Councilman wants more info on ER

June 26, 2020

Bryan County News

At least one Richmond Hill official isn’t sold on Memorial Health University Medical Center’s proposed free standing emergency room off Port Royal Road in South Bryan.

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