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Peachtree City

Peachtree City Council says no to northside annexation

September 11, 2019

Fayette Citizen

With a unanimous 5-0 vote, the Peachtree City Council rejected a developer’s request for an annexation on the city’s northside next to Kedron Hills subdivision.

PTC police chief to serve as second vice president

July 25, 2019

Griffin Daily News

Peachtree City Police Chief Janet Moon was sworn in as the new 2nd vice president of the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police (GACP) on July 23.

Photography club exhibit is ongoing at Peachtree City Library

June 17, 2019

Fayette Citizen

The Peachtree City Photography Club announces the exhibition of an assortment of original photographs at the Peachtree City Library, as a part of the Peachtree City Library Arts Initiative. The photographs will be on exhibit until June 30.


June 11, 2019

Fayette County News

On Tuesday night, the Peachtree City Council voted to move forward with a proposal to raise public service employees pay by $2,500 per year.

NEWS ANALYSIS — Peachtree City finances under pressure; expect changes

June 6, 2019

Fayette Citizen

Attention, Peachtree City constituencies for the tennis center, swimming under the “bubble,” tot lots and children’s playgrounds, ever-increasing lengths of cart paths, left-turns into business areas, and, yes, even sports fields. Changes are coming.

At Peachtree City’s biggest traffic jam, let’s try this

April 15, 2019

Fayette Citizen

Big changes are coming to Peachtree City’s biggest daily traffic jam. It’s called a displaced left-turn intersection, and it will change the way you make left turns going north and south on Ga. Highway 74 at its junction with Ga. Highway 54 when it’s finished sometime in 2023.

Urban planners’ dreams of a small town

April 4, 2019

Fayette Citizen

OK, here it is: I really like small towns. I was born in and spent the first 18 years of my life in a river town of 5,000 population. It had a city center; indeed it had had one since the 1830s. It was purposefully laid out in an east-west, north-south grid of streets.

Peachtree City Council lifts moratorium to allow for Calistoa rezoning request

March 28, 2019

Fayette Citizen

Emphasizing that the Peachtree City Council was not making a rezoning decision one way or the other, members voted 5-0 March 21 to lift a multi-family moratorium to allow city staff to study a rezoning application for Calistoa, a multi-use project proposed alongside Lake McIntosh and the city’s airport, Falcon Field.

Peachtree City asked to lift apartment moratorium for Calistoa

March 22, 2019

Fayette Citizen

Dubbed Calistoa, the 37-acre site is part of the city’s dwindling industrial park and is currently zoned GI for General Industrial. The site also is listed as industrial on the current land use plan map, which underlies the zoning map.

Peachtree City about to spend $192,000 to plan new City Centre

March 22, 2019

Fayette Citizen

City staff in a memo to council said the $160,000 grant, along with money already budgeted by the city, will “facilitate a planning project that will establish a vibrant, walkable village tentatively called the ‘City Centre.’”