The city of Acworth is rewarding its employees who get the COVID-19 vaccine.
Acworth and Kennesaw may have been slowed down by the pandemic, but their economies are still growing, according to the cities’ leaders.
Scheduled to be present are Acworth Mayor Tommy Allegood, representatives from the city’s Board of Aldermen, Cobb County Commissioner Keli Gambrill, Acworth department heads (Power, Public Works, Police, Finance, Human Resources, Community Development, Administration, Parks and Recreation) and panelists from the last event who will be available to continue the conversation.
Jacqueline Eagen, customer service representative for the city of Acworth, has enjoyed the benefits of participating in her employer’s health and wellness program. Among them are $300 in gift cards she earned and 37 pounds she lost.
City of Acworth officials are offering the Small Business CARES Grant Program to Acworth-based businesses and nonprofits that have experienced business interruption due to the COVID-19 public health emergency.
Acworth Mayor Tommy Allegood and city officials held a ribbon cutting on Aug. 20 at The Cowan Historic Mill, the city's oldest commercial building.
Acworth businesses that have taken a financial hit because of the coronavirus may be eligible for grants from the city under a new program.