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Sandy Springs to contribute $5M to Ga. 400 bridge projects

June 22, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The Sandy Springs City Council has approved an agreement with the state that will ensure bicycle and pedestrian elements for three new bridges across Ga. 400, at a cost of more than $5 million to the city.

Lilburn proposes no 2020 property tax rate increase

June 22, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Lilburn is proposing the 2020 property tax rate remain the same at 4.43 mills. The Lilburn City Council is inviting the public to comment on the 2020 property tax rate prior to adoption at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. June 22, or 6 p.m. July 13 at Lilburn City Hall, 340 Main St.

Peachtree Corners to reopen to events beginning July 10

June 22, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

For lawn events, such as those that feature watching movies and concerts, large white circles will be painted on the Town Green’s grass for use by families and groups so all may enjoy their time together while maintaining social distancing. The circles will accommodate family and groups and will be spaced six feet apart.

Powder Springs gives retiring K-9 to his handler

June 22, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Upon their departure, K-9 Officer Monto and his handler Powder Springs Police Officer Cory Dilbeck received well wishes from Powder Springs Mayor Al Thurman and the City Council on June 15.

Covington City Council approves a tight new budget

June 22, 2020

Covington News

The Covington City Council approved the fiscal year 2021 budget at a teleconference meeting June 15. The budget includes $128,701,557 in revenues and $128,386,693 in expenditures.

Council approves Ashley Park rezoning

June 22, 2020

Newnan Times-Herald

A rezoning request for two new developments in the Ashley Park shopping center was approved by the Newnan City Council in a final reading at its meeting Tuesday.

How you can weigh in on cutting Lula's budget

June 22, 2020

Gainesville Times

Lula’s budget, like other local governments’, has seen some adjustments due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and community members will can comment on the proposed budget for the next fiscal year at a hearing Monday, June 22.

Newnan Council: Yes to policy review, community forums

June 22, 2020

Newnan Times-Herald

Mayor Keith Brady brought a policy review resolution before the council, acknowledging the public concerns of a protesters while reinforcing the city's support of "transparency, accountability, procedural fairness and professional practices" across all departments.

Carrollton releases police, fire stats

June 22, 2020

Carrollton Times-Georgian

The report said that the Carrollton Police Department answered 65,233 calls for service year-to-date. There are a total of 70 sworn personnel in the police department and 13 civilian personnel.

Atlanta City Council votes down withholding police funding

June 22, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The Atlanta City Council on Saturday narrowly voted down an ordinance that would have withheld $73 million of the Atlanta Police Department’s budget until Mayor Keisha Lance Bottom’s administration drafted a plan to reinvent the culture of policing in the city and make it a national model for law enforcement.

Fayetteville looks at adopting the county’s feral cat ordinance

June 22, 2020

Fayette County News

The Fayetteville City Council on June 18 heard the first reading of a trap, neuter, vaccinate and return (TVNR) ordinance to address the overpopulation of cats that mirrors the ordinance adopted in May by the Fayette County Commission.

City, SPD share police “use of force” policy

June 22, 2020

Statesboro Herald

In light of national attention directed towards police interactions with suspects, the City of Statesboro is sharing its Statesboro Police “use of force” policy.

Augusta mayor plans task force on names, monuments

June 22, 2020

Augusta Chronicle

At a downtown Juneteenth event, Mayor Hardie Davis said he is creating a task force to examine city monuments and road names, many of which have ties to the Confederacy.

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