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Canton Council continues discussion on empty council seat

June 22, 2020

Cherokee Tribune & Ledger-News

Discussions regarding filling the empty seat on the Canton City Council continued during Thursday’s council meeting, with discussion on cost of the election, the electoral process, and a possible draft contract between Canton and the Cherokee County Elections Office.

Rome awarded federal historic preservation grant

June 22, 2020

Rome News-Tribune

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

Marietta sex shop shut down

June 22, 2020

Marietta Daily Journal

A sex shop in Marietta had its license revoked after the city found the store was not authorized to sell as much as 90% of its inventory.

Cartersville City Council approves $4.2M airport contract

June 22, 2020

Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Members of the Cartersville City Council voted unanimously Thursday evening to approve a $4.2 million contract for a safety improvement project at the Cartersville-Bartow County Airport.

Bremen passes FY21 budget

June 19, 2020

Carrollton Times-Georgian

The Bremen City Council on Monday approved continuing the fiscal year 2020 budget into the new fiscal year, beginning on July 1.

LOCAL UPDATE: The Confederate monument in Decatur comes down

June 19, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The ruling, which came in response to a formal complaint filed by the city of Decatur, paved the way for Thursday’s activities — the culmination of a years-long effort to take the divisive pillar down.

Change in street name for Lake Forrest Drive moves forward

June 19, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Sandy Springs will schedule public hearings for residents to comment on plans to tweak the spelling of two streets believed to be named after a founder of the Ku Klux Klan. The city also formally encouraged the Georgia General Assembly to approve hate-crimes legislation. Mayor Rusty Paul said the two gestures reflect where the U.S. is in its history.

City of Albany cancels July 4th celebration

June 19, 2020

Albany Herald

The City of Albany's annual 4th of July Celebration and fireworks show has been cancelled this year to prevent the spread of COVID-19, city officials announced.

2021 budget approved by Dawsonville City Council

June 19, 2020

Dawson News & Advertiser

After months of planning and discussion by city stakeholders, Dawsonville officials approved a budget for the upcoming financial year, including spending cuts of 14%, as was recommended by Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp earlier this year.

City of Euharlee issues update on finances

June 19, 2020

Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Euharlee City Manager James Stephens discussed the municipality’s May financials at a work session meeting Tuesday evening.

Woodstock renews trash contract with Waste Management

June 18, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

After receiving proposals from five solid waste operators, the Woodstock City Council has renewed its contract with Georgia Waste Systems Inc., doing business as Waste Management.

Norcross reactivates development authority

June 18, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

In a split vote, with Norcross Councilmember Josh Bare being the only to vote against the measure, the Norcross City Council voted recently to reactivate the Norcross Development Authority.

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