Historic Macon Executive Director Ethiel Garlington talks about the former Train Recreation Center at the corner of Oglethorpe and First streets Sept. 10, 2019. The Foundation is hoping Macon-Bibb County would use blight bonds proceeds to restore it.
Plans to redevelop a mostly empty and deteriorating shopping center in southwest Macon were approved Monday by the Macon-Bibb County Planning & Zoning Commission.
Forsyth is using city employees to add a driving range to the Forsyth Golf Course where golfers will hit off mats that simulate turf on a concrete pad. The city is providing employees to pour concrete, which will be about six inches deep, on the 100 foot long pad.
Elected officials, firefighters and city residents are celebrating the city’s new fire protection ISO rating, which is the lowest it has been in many years.
Qualifying for candidates interested in running for mayor and two council posts in Grayson has ended. Mayor Allison Wilkerson will face Joseph Runyon to take the role as the city’s next leader.
Plans for a hotel and retail space at a downtown high rise that once was the city’s annex building got the green light Monday at a Macon-Bibb County Planning & Zoning Commission hearing.
The city of Forsyth wants to install gates preventing access to the city cemetery after two residents complained on Tuesday about broken headstones and unkept graves.
More than a dozen roads in Macon are about to get resurfaced.
The Warner Robins City Council is raising property taxes, although the millage rate is staying the same.
Developer Richard Sims hit a major snag this week in moving forward with his restoration plans for two local historic homes.