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West Central Georgia

Should Columbus make the Chattahoochee River safer? Child’s drowning sparks debate.

July 11, 2019

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The week after a 6-year-old boy drowned in the Chattahoochee River, local officials are exploring the best ways to make the area safer.

Americus selected Georgia Main Street of the Month

July 11, 2019

Americus Times-Recorder

The Georgia Main Street Program has awarded the city of Americus its “Main Street of the Month” recognition for July.

While Columbus Council decides what to do with Government Center, more improvements planned

July 10, 2019

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus officials continue to weigh where and how new government facilities will be constructed, and the city’s mayor hopes the available options will be cut in half.

Bell named Planning & Zoning Director for city

July 1, 2019

Americus Times-Recorder

Deborah Bell has been hired as the Planning and Zoning director for the city of Americus.

How $4.8 million has revived Columbus softball complex ahead of international tourney

June 27, 2019

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

With a budget of $4.8 million, $3 million of that coming from city coffers, the renovation has been a huge undertaking for the city parks and recreation department and the Columbus Sports Council.

Here’s the $1 million plan for tackling blight in Columbus

June 13, 2019

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

There is no time like the present to rid Columbus of 150 eyesores, according to John Hudgison, Columbus Building Inspections and Code Enforcement Director.

Nearly 30 city boards are not sharing information online. Fixes are coming, city manager says

June 12, 2019

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

It should soon get easier for you to find more information about what’s going on at city agencies that provide a variety of services to residents and business including the Board of Health and the Crime Prevention Board, to name a few.

Nearly 30 city boards are not sharing information online. Fixes are coming, city manager says

June 12, 2019

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

It should soon get easier for you to find more information about what’s going on at city agencies that provide a variety of services to residents and business including the Board of Health and the Crime Prevention Board, to name a few.

‘The Christian thing to do.’ Columbus officials speak out on Fort Benning, undocumented kids

June 10, 2019

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

As federal officials toured Fort Benning Wednesday to determine if the Army post could temporarily house up to 5,000 undocumented immigrant children, they offered little information about how it got on the list with at least two other military installations.

Cleanup finally coming to old farmers market site in Columbus thanks to EPA grant

June 10, 2019

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus Consolidated Government has received a $500,000 grant from the Environmental Protection Agency to clean up the contaminated former State Farmers Market site.

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