As Auburn mayor Linda Blechinger put it Tuesday, Nov. 10, she’s been through a lifetime’s worth of difficult situations, including the death of a child and the death of her husband, Dan, earlier this year.
The City of Auburn will seek state funding for a future biking and walking trail system that city officials hope can also make the city an “agri-tourism destination.”
In her 30 years of living in Auburn, Mayor Linda Blechinger has been captivated by the open land south of Atlanta Highway that will be the site of the city’s future municipal complex.
Auburn’s Mayor, City Council and Downtown Development Authority are inviting the public to a groundbreaking ceremony for the new City Hall and Municipal Complex Oct. 14.
Auburn’s Mayor, City Council and Downtown Development Authority voted recently to approve $12.5 million in URA Bonds to be issued to finance the acquisition, construction, and installation of the new city hall complex.
As downtown Auburn’s revitalization projects begin, the city is placing importance on the physical infrastructure needed to support each stage of development. This foundational work includes the capacity of sewer lines, as well as location of roads and trails.
The City of Auburn is set to break ground next month on its future municipal complex south of Atlanta Highway/State Route 29/Highway 8 and has secured public financing for the project.
After 15 years of doing business with Republic Services, the City of Auburn appears ready to move on.