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Metter

Council proposes slight tax increase for FY20

August 30, 2019

Metter Advertiser

Metter City Council has called for three public hearings, as required by Georgia law, for a 2019 property tax increase of .362 percent over the rollback millage rate.

Qualifying to begin this Monday for Metter City Council

August 14, 2019

Metter Advertiser

Qualifying will begin on Monday, Aug. 19, for District 1, Seats 1 and 3 and District 2, Seat 5, on Metter City Council.

MPD Kids Day

August 7, 2019

Metter Advertiser

The Metter Police Department’s 2nd Annual Kids Day was held on Friday, August 2 at the Police Department with approximately 300 children participating in the afternoon event.

City qualifying to begin Aug. 19

July 17, 2019

Metter Advertiser

Qualifying will begin on Monday, Aug. 19, for District 1, Seats 1 and 3 and District 2, Seat 5, on Metter City Council.

State Tourism team visits Metter

July 17, 2019

Metter Advertiser

The Department of Economic Development’s Tourism Product Team visited Metter July 9-11.

City Council qualifying to begin Monday, July 29

July 10, 2019

Metter Advertiser

Qualifying will begin on Monday, July 29, for District 1, Seats 1 and 3 and District 2, Seat 5, on Metter City Council.

GA Tourism Product Development Team to visit the City of Metter next week

July 3, 2019

Metter Advertiser

The Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Tourism division announced today that its Product Development Resource team will visit the City of Metter July 9-11, 2019.

City inks deal with Better Fresh Farms

May 22, 2019

Metter Advertiser

The City of Metter signed a Memorandum of Understandings and lease agreement with Better Fresh Farms LLC on Tuesday, May 14, bringing Better Fresh Farms, its $2 million investment and 20 new jobs to Metter.

Council delays approval for Grace Gardens expansion

March 27, 2019

Metter Advertiser

City Council has agreed with neighbors: an expansion of Grace Gardens on South College Street (behind Jet Food Stores) does not need to occur until parking and traffic issues at the current location are addressed.

City to seek professional input in fire station location, construction

March 22, 2019

Metter Advertiser

Metter City Council is seeking professional assistance in developing a strategic plan for the next 20 years for Metter Fire & Rescue. Details of that plan will include site selection and design of a new city fire station.