Vivian Thomas, District 4 commissioner, will host a community meeting on Wednesday.
Election Day was a good day for a variety of incumbents, but not so good for others, and for some, it was agonizingly close.
Supporters of the new location have stated the area could address court overcrowding and the county’s lack of space to conduct operations.
City council races are up for grabs in all four cities, while Locust Grove is set to also have a mayoral election this year. In McDonough, the county seat of Henry County, three seats on the city council will be contested.
The McDonough City Council unanimously approved the measure, which was part of a lengthy list of “consent agenda” items. The measure was the source of no discussion at the Monday meeting.
The city of McDonough has elected to sign an intergovernmental agreement that would distribute 25 percent of the SPLOST V revenue to Henry County’s four cities.
A new community center, included in the project list, has an estimated $1.5 million price tag, while work on unnamed cultural, recreational or historical facilities would cost an estimated $800,000.