Cities In The News
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The city of Savannah is considering a $12 million land swap with the Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD) that would help it build a new police headquarters, Savannah Now reports.
The Cornelia City Commission is amending its city alcohol ordinance to accommodate the recently-approved Brunch Bill.
The Alpharetta City Council has approved a three-way real estate deal involving a local landowner and the Fulton County Board of Education so that planned improvements to Kimball Bridge Road can proceed.
The city of Loganville is getting in on the downtown revitalization party that has swept suburban communities across metro Atlanta.
Incumbent Brunswick City Commissioner Johnny Cason will return to serve a third term in office. Cason defeated challenger John Davis Perry II by 12 votes in Tuesday’s runoff to determine the winner of the North Ward seat.
Smyrna’s City Council just got another new member to go along with its new mayor. Austin Wagner, a 29-year-old independent contractor who advises political campaigns, will take over the seat of Councilwoman Andrea Blustein after defeating her in a runoff election Tuesday.
The citizens of Smyrna have chosen Derek Norton to lead the city as its next mayor.
Georgia voters on Tuesday rejected incumbent mayors in Savannah, Albany and three Atlanta suburbs in runoff elections.
Statesboro City Council unanimously adopted a “blight tax” ordinance Tuesday. But its future was immediately placed in doubt when Mayor Jonathan McCollar announced he would reduce the penalty portion of the program from a seven-fold tax to 1% of the regular millage rate.
In a stunning upset, attorney and former Albany City Commissioner Bo Dorough edged incumbent two-term Mayor Dorothy Hubbard 4,656 votes to 4,366 in Tuesday's mayoral runoff election to unseat Hubbard.
Senoia will have a mayoral election in March.
Members of the Dalton City Council say they expect to vote later this month on a rezoning request that a developer says is needed to bring Olive Garden to West Walnut Avenue.
In a runoff election, voters in Richmond Hill chose Steve Scholar for city council.
Alderman Van Johnson has defeated incumbent Mayor Eddie DeLoach in the run-off election with all 53 precincts reporting results.
Unofficial results from Tuesday’s runoff election show Marshall Reiser beating Tamela Mydell 233-224 for the Post 1 Guyton council seat and Hursula Pelote beating Andy Harville 234-226 for the Post 2 seat.
After winning the Thomasville City Council runoff election Tuesday, Wanda Warren said she will represent all Thomasville residents, not only those in the District 1.
Lannis Thornton will serve another four years on the Cairo City Council after narrowly defeating challenger Ann Williams in Tuesday night's runoff election.
Some residents who attended the Monday night public hearing on the $123.7 million proposed City of Thomasville 2020 budget expressed concerns about electric bills, while another resident suggested ways to lower the bills.
John Lampl has won the mayor's race in Morrow, beating Mayor Jeff DeTar 335 to 270.
In an effort to reduce DUI and distracted driving-related deaths, the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety awarded Atlanta police with a $332,970 grant.
The city of Norcross has approved $22,000 in tourism funds to purchase an electric trolley for downtown events.
Police leadership want members of the Roswell City Council to give local police power to regulate unmanned aircraft similar to regulations federal authorities currently enforce near airports and elsewhere.
The Smyrna Police Department now has another tool it believes will help officers investigating crimes around the city.
Snellville, Norcross and Braselton all had races go into the Dec. 3 runoff after no candidate received more than 50 percent of the vote in November.
Hogansville’s City Council voted Monday to move forward with using a specific grant writer and to provide funds for a $1 million community development block grant, if the city receives it.
Sen. Blake Tillery (R – Vidalia) recently announced the City of Hazlehurst has been awarded a contract to fund the remarking, crack seal and overlay of Hazlehurst Airport’s runway as part of the Fiscal Year 2020 Airport Aid Program.
Incumbent Becky Richardson won the runoff Tuesday, Dec. 3, for Braselton Town Council’s District 1 seat.
The town of Loganville, Ga., about 40 miles east of Atlanta, is proposing a $180 million revitalization of its downtown in partnership with Atlanta developer Connolly Investment & Development.
Becky Richardson will serve another term on the Braselton Town Council following her decisive victory in a Dec. 3 runoff election.
Columbus Council Tuesday night will consider deleting an “antiquated” local law that prohibits the act of tattooing on Sundays or Sabbath days.
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