The unofficial results for the City of Walthourville’s runoff for Council Post 3 and Post 5 are in.
The Walthourville Fire Department has received a $2,500 fire prevention grant from FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers, according to a press release.
The city of Savannah is considering a $12 million land swap with the Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD) that would help it build a new police headquarters, Savannah Now reports.
Incumbent Brunswick City Commissioner Johnny Cason will return to serve a third term in office. Cason defeated challenger John Davis Perry II by 12 votes in Tuesday’s runoff to determine the winner of the North Ward seat.
Georgia voters on Tuesday rejected incumbent mayors in Savannah, Albany and three Atlanta suburbs in runoff elections.
Statesboro City Council unanimously adopted a “blight tax” ordinance Tuesday. But its future was immediately placed in doubt when Mayor Jonathan McCollar announced he would reduce the penalty portion of the program from a seven-fold tax to 1% of the regular millage rate.
In a runoff election, voters in Richmond Hill chose Steve Scholar for city council.
Alderman Van Johnson has defeated incumbent Mayor Eddie DeLoach in the run-off election with all 53 precincts reporting results.
Unofficial results from Tuesday’s runoff election show Marshall Reiser beating Tamela Mydell 233-224 for the Post 1 Guyton council seat and Hursula Pelote beating Andy Harville 234-226 for the Post 2 seat.
The Guyton City Council's Post 1 and Post 2 seats are up for grabs today.