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Claxton Approves First Reading Of Mask Mandate

September 17, 2020

Claxton Enterprise

As previously reported, Claxton Mayor Terry Branch and City Council members are considering an ordinance mandating the use of masks or face coverings in public during the COVID-19 outbreak.

City Of Claxton Considers Mask Mandate

August 19, 2020

Claxton Enterprise

The main topic of discussion at Monday night’s Claxton City Council meeting was the possibility of a mask mandate.

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.