Peachtree City Mayor Vanessa Fleisch’s comments came as the City Council last Thursday was preparing to vote to keep the city property tax rate the same as last year: 6.232 mills.
The City of Peachtree City, in an effort to plan for its future, is performing a study to explore opportunities for re-envisioning certain segments of the City as vibrant, walkable places that encourage increased mobility, healthy lifestyles and improved access to jobs and services.
The city council earlier this month already adopted its Fiscal Year 2021 budget that plans to spend about $38.561 million before Oct. 1, 2021. The property tax collections represent about 42% of that total budget.
A mixed-use rezoning proposal for a 78-acre tract along Ga. Highway 54 East got a unanimous recommendation for denial on Aug. 10 by the Peachtree City Planning Commission.
Stressing cart path safety and accountability for parents of underage — and illegal — golf cart operators, Assistant Police Chief Matt Meyers asked the Peachtree City Council for ordinance changes that give police clear power to prosecute scofflaws.
While a number of cities have canceled, postponed or scaled down their entertainment visions, others have looked for workarounds.