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Claxton

Claxton Approves $5.2 Million Balanced Budget

June 24, 2020

Claxton Enterprise

Claxton’s Financial Director, Teresa Stewart, presented a $5.2 million balanced budget for the coming fiscal year 2021 to members of the city council last week.

New Building Planned For Claxton Police Department

June 10, 2020

Claxton Enterprise

Thanks to the philanthropy of a private donor who has committed to fund the project, plans are currently underway for construction of a new building to house the Claxton Police Department (CPD).

Developer Considers Claxton As Site For New Tractor Supply Business

May 27, 2020

Claxton Enterprise

Mayor Terry Branch advised City Council members that a developer is considering Claxton as the location for a new Tractor Supply business. The developer has provided a proposed site plan, which he will present to Tractor Supply’s real estate committee on June 1.

Solar Farm Developer Seeking Tax Abatement

May 20, 2020

Claxton Enterprise

Developers for a potential solar farm project presented a proposed 10-year tax abatement to the Claxton and Evans County Economic Development Authority (EDA) Board during their regularly scheduled meeting last week.

Claxton Mayor And Council Members Sworn In For New Term

January 9, 2020

Claxton Enterprise

On Monday morning, December 23, 2019, Evans County Probate Court Judge Darin McCoy swore in Claxton Mayor Terry Branch for his second term. McCoy also swore in councilmen Risher Willard and Larry Anderson, both from District 2, and councilwoman Tina Hagan from District 1.