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Ellijay

Ellijay council adopts city’s 2021 budget

October 28, 2020

Gainesville Times

Members of the Ellijay City Council adopted the city’s operating budget for the 2021 fiscal year, as well as this year’s millage rate, when meeting Monday, Oct. 19.

Downtown trick or treating to be held at Harrison Park

October 21, 2020

Ellijay Times-Courier

There will be a public trick-or-treat event in downtown Ellijay this Halloween, but it won’t be the door-to-door stroll through downtown that’s been held the last several years.

Pilgrim’s pledges to invest $535K into local community

September 30, 2020

Ellijay Times-Courier

Pilgrim’s, the home company of the local poultry processing plant, has pledged to invest $535,000 in Ellijay and the local community via the company’s new Hometown Strong initiative.

Water authority moving along with current projects

September 30, 2020

Ellijay Times-Courier

Members of the Ellijay-Gilmer County Water and Sewerage Authority board were updated on the progress of several current and upcoming system improvement projects during a brief board meeting Monday.

City of Ellijay to receive 89K in CARES Act funds

September 2, 2020

Ellijay Times-Courier

The City of Ellijay has already received 30 percent of a total $89,724 in relief funds provided by the CARES Act and it has been approved to soon receive the rest of that total amount.

Ellijay council OKs exploration of alternate truck routes

May 20, 2020

Ellijay Times-Courier

The Ellijay City Council approved a resolution for exploration of alternate truck routes to alleviate traffic congestion downtown as the council met, for the first time since March, Monday, May 18.

Ellijay Fire receives new extrication equipment

May 6, 2020

Ellijay Times-Courier

For the second year in a row, a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) has allowed the Ellijay Fire Department to modernize its equipment.