Cities In The News


Kemp appoints Cobb mayor to Georgia Professional Standards Commission

July 15, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Kennesaw Mayor Derek Easterling has been appointed by Gov. Brian Kemp to serve on the Georgia Professional Standards Commission. The commission oversees the certification and professional conduct of certified employees in Georgia school systems.

Kennesaw adopts public art master plan

July 9, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The plan’s purposes are to identify strategies, short- and long-term goals, potential partnerships, funding avenues and other opportunities that can promote public art of all forms in private and public properties throughout the city, according to a city statement.

Kennesaw approves community plan for cemetery

June 26, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Purposes of the plan are to frame short and long-term goals, recommendations and strategies that will promote activities and initiatives regarding the city cemetery. Kennesaw’s Cemetery Preservation Commission provided feedback, guidance and recommendations to the ARC staff.

Kennesaw seeks to attract visitors to cemetery, add art to city

June 20, 2019

Marietta Daily Journal

The strategic plan to promote the historic location was developed by the Atlanta Regional Commission with input from the Kennesaw Cemetery Commission and the planning and zoning department. The city council gave its approval Monday.

City of Kennesaw releases mobile app

June 18, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Kennesaw has released an official mobile app that “puts city services at the fingertips of the community,” and allows residents to report concerns, locate local resources and access city-related information.

Promoted Kennesaw officers recognized by council

June 6, 2019

Marietta Daily Journal

Police Chief Bill Westenberger introduced the officers as “the future leaders of the agency and those who will carry us into more phenomenal things.”

Kennesaw opens All-Star Summer Day Camp for children

June 4, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The Kennesaw Parks and Recreation Department is hosting two months of summer camp sessions at the Ben Robertson Community Center. Each week will feature a different theme, which will be incorporated into scheduled activities.

Kennesaw to give $385K incentive for development

May 28, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Kennesaw JLV, II, LLC, the master developer for this redevelopment, requested economic incentive assistance “due to significant project economic challenges preventing the project (from) moving forward.”

Kennesaw City Council approves $385,000 in incentives for mixed-use development

May 24, 2019

Marietta Daily Journal

The Electric Cowboy nightclub in Kennesaw, shown in this June 2018 file photo, has closed and is expected to be replaced by a new mixed-use development. On Monday, the Kennesaw City Council approved $385,000 in incentives for the project’s developer.

KSU students design, build sundial, shade structure at Kennesaw park

May 15, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Students in Kennesaw State University’s Master Craftsman Program are in a unique position of having their creativity incorporated into public spaces around the city.

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