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Forest Park

Forest Park official elections numbers announced at City Council meeting

November 22, 2019

Clayton News Daily

Election Superintendent Lois Wright announced the certified results for the Nov. 5 Forest Park election at the Nov. 19 City Council meeting.

Forest Park PD announces “enhanced security” measures

November 13, 2019

Clayton News Daily

The Forest Park Police Department says it will begin locking its doors from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. as a security precaution as of Nov. 22.

Forest Park City Council, lacking quorum at special called meeting, to take up emergency radio issue Nov. 4

November 12, 2019

Clayton News Daily

After the City Council failed to draw a quorum at its special called meeting last week, the Nov. 4 agenda will again consider ratifying an agreement with Motorola to provide first responders with updated radios and a new communications system.

Forest Park election results: Gutierrez upsets Bagley, Akins-Wells edges Julio, Mears wins, freeport exemption passes

November 12, 2019

Clayton News Daily

In a stunning upset, newcomer Hector Gutierrez has defeated incumbent Sandra Bagley for Ward 3 City Council.

Forest Park once again takes up renaming rec center

July 15, 2019

Clayton News Daily

Following the retirement of longtime Parks and Recreation Director Elaine Corley, the Forest Park City Council is set to reconsider naming the facility in her honor at its July 15 meeting.

Forest Park nabs more than 400 jobs with Kroger fulfillment center

July 11, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The company, hoping to boost its home delivery business in metro Atlanta, will build the 375,000-square-foot at Forest Park’s Fort Gillem Logistics Center so it can get food to customers who shop online more quickly.