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Georgia beach towns scrub down for July 4th weekend as COVID-19 spikes

June 30, 2020

Savannah Morning News

Savannah Mayor Van Johnson said he is concerned about viral spread in Chatham County as younger people hit the restaurant and bar tourist district in Savannah and add to what’s already been heavy beach traffic carrying crowds to Tybee Island. He said one of his worries is that young people who are asymptomatic could become “super spreaders.”

Richmond Hill food collection a win for pantries

June 30, 2020

Savannah Morning News

“It’s a wonderful thing how people come together when they’re needed,” said Georgene Brazer, chairman of the Richmond Hill Downtown Development Agency, which organized the event.

City of Valdosta passes $173 million budget

June 30, 2020

Valdosta Daily Times

Valdosta City Council convened for its second regular meeting of June last week. The big ticket item of the night was approval of the new budget for FY21. Council members unanimously approved the $173,521,154, which spans from July 1 through June 30, 2021.

West Point Hands Out Milk, Meals, Masks

June 30, 2020

LaGrange Daily News

Giving to those in need was Friday's message at West Point Elementary School, as members of the West Point Fired Department, Police Department and mayor were there handing out meals, masks and milk to members of the community.

South metro Atlanta communities to get $30 million to fight COVID-19

June 30, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Every city, from Stockbridge and its 30,000 or so residents in Henry County to the 559 people in Brooks in Fayette County, can expect help in the expenses the cities are incurring as the coronovirus continues to wreak havoc on Georgia’s economy.

Gold Mine Park in Sugar Hill is ready for the bid phase

June 30, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Sugar Hill is building a 9.2-acre “Gold Mine Park” that will sit along Level Creek Road and serve as a trail head to the Sugar Hill Greenway. The 16-mile trail, which will circle around the city, will take hikers by one of the city’s old gold mines.

In lieu of community gatherings, Roswell unveils flag initiative

June 30, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

In lieu of Fourth of July fireworks and a community barbecue and bluegrass concert – group events that had to be canceled this year because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic – Roswell announced what it called an “inspirational alternative.”

Villa Rica police get a show of support

June 30, 2020

Carrollton Times-Georgian

Villa Rica police officers got a public show of support by city officials last week after reports that morale has sagged within the force during recent attention to police actions in other cities.

Roswell to launch customer service mobile app

June 30, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Roswell will introduce a new mobile app Wednesday that will let residents report issues, check meetings and events, schedule appointments with staff, and get the latest city news and notifications.

SPLOST 2022 projects affirmed in Cobb and cities

June 30, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The SPLOST 2022 project list also contains many public safety projects, a new animal shelter, parks and library safety enhancements and funding for projects in Cobb’s six cities.

Holly Springs awarded state funds for road widening

June 30, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Holly Springs announced it has received a $1.25 million state grant and a $3.5 million loan award from the State Road and Tollway Authority to complete the second phase of the Holly Springs Parkway widening project.

Peachtree City ready to tighten budget belt

June 29, 2020

Fayette Citizen

Peachtree City’s pandemic-influenced Fiscal Year 2021 budget will come in around $38.5 million, City Manager Jon Rorie told the City Council June 25. Adoption is expected next month.

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