Powder Springs city officials recently announced continued closure of city offices through at least January.
One of Cobb County’s smallest cities is drawing a redevelopment plan that would transform its downtown from a low-key thoroughfare into a bustling hub of activity.
Restrictions have been placed on bicycles and more in Powder Springs by a 5-0 vote of the City Council on Nov. 2 - effective immediately.
Businesses and nonprofits, based in Powder Springs, are eligible for a second-round application process for the city’s Small Business Grant Program.
New parks and recreation fees were approved 5-0 by the Powder Springs City Council on Oct. 19.
In honor of its visionary, Powder Springs Mayor Al Thurman, now the city’s new downtown park is known as Thurman Springs Park.
Powder Springs officials will host a virtual event Thursday where they will explain their plans for money collected by a proposed extension of the county’s penny sales tax Cobb residents will vote on Nov. 3.
Though typically held in park facilities within the city and open to the public, drawing an estimated 300 to 400 attendees, this year’s event will feature public safety demonstrations and guest speakers - both live and pre-taped videos.
Powder Springs residents can now apply for financial assistance from the city to cover housing and utility costs if they were affected by shutdowns, furloughs, layoffs, school closures or illness related to the pandemic.
The Powder Springs City Council voted 3-2 on Aug. 17 to hire two consultants.