Bibb County voters embraced Tuesday an extension of the 1% sales tax to fund $185 million in school initiatives, according to unofficial vote totals.
Two proposals to give Macon-Bibb employees time off to vote and engage in civic activities stalled again Tuesday. But this may not be the last time the issue comes up.
The lab is a collaboration between the base, Mercer, the Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority, Macon-Bibb County consolidated government and NewTown Macon.
Crowds of people walked along Poplar and Second Street in Downtown Macon Wednesday evening for the 2019 Tour of Progress, hosted by NewTown Macon.
At a public hearing on a proposal that would raise license fees for large companies in Macon, only one person spoke against it, but it was a prominent voice.
Macon-Bibb County Commissioners Virgil Watkins and Elaine Lucas came up with an idea to give county employees a holiday on election days.
The Macon-Bibb Commission is moving forward with widening Bass Road at Interstate 75, but motorists won’t see relief for years.
Historic Macon Executive Director Ethiel Garlington talks about the former Train Recreation Center at the corner of Oglethorpe and First streets Sept. 10, 2019. The Foundation is hoping Macon-Bibb County would use blight bonds proceeds to restore it.
Plans to redevelop a mostly empty and deteriorating shopping center in southwest Macon were approved Monday by the Macon-Bibb County Planning & Zoning Commission.
Plans for a hotel and retail space at a downtown high rise that once was the city’s annex building got the green light Monday at a Macon-Bibb County Planning & Zoning Commission hearing.