These projects include a proposed roundabout at Bill Gardner Parkway and Ga. Highway 42 as well as the completion of Phase II of the Locust Grove Municipal Complex.
The first ordinance established guidelines as a conditional use in a general commercial zoning district and the second ordinance addressed the rules for operation as a conditional use in a heavy commercial zoning district.
Locust Grove City Council approved a similar resolution in September to honor Lemon. Lemon’s honor comes as he was an integral part of improving the lives of African-Americans in and around Henry County through his activism and actions.
The property is zoned residential-agricultural and will remain that way if incorporated into the city, according to a staff report. The vote was 4-2 to accept the application.