Hinesville local state of emergency declaration March 23
Hinesville has added daycares, hair salons, barber shops, nail salons, tattoo parlors and other such places to its list of businesses closed under the city's state of emergency declaration, according to a press release issued Monday.
On Friday, March 20 at 7 p.m., Mayor Allen Brown issued a Local State of Emergency for the City of Hinesville to take effect at 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 21.
The Hinesville City Council will host a Special Called Meeting on Monday, March 23 at 3 p.m. at Hinesville City Hall
The City of Hinesville has issued a press release describing countermeasures and precautions they are implementing in order to protect both their citizens and employees during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Hinesville City Council and Mayor postponed making a decision on Ordinance #2020-21. If approved, the Ordinance will allow law enforcement to issue a ticket for an ounce or less of marijuana instead of arrest.
"I would like to express my sincere thanks to the citizens of Hinesville for another successful toy drive."
Hinesville City Council will decide Feb. 6 whether to adopt an ordinance which will encourage police to issue citations for possession of an ounce or less of marijuana rather than make arrests.
On Monday, December 30, the City of Hinesville City Council and Mayor reaffirmed their dedication to serving the citizens of Hinesville at a swearing-in ceremony in Council Chambers.
The Hinesville Downton Development Authority is looking to refurbish the city’s downtown area.
The Hinesville City Council approved veterinarian Dr. David Beatie’s rezoning petition for Beatie’s Animal Clinic.