Rooted Trading Company will be allowed by the Powder Springs City Council to use a pond on 100 acres, owned by the city, for recreational use by customers of the business.
Powder Springs officials have scheduled the grand opening for the city's new downtown park for May 15-17 - instead of Sept. 11-13 - as the Bring the Sea to the Springs Seafood Festival.
Each year, Springs Fest, Powder Springs’ annual July 4 celebration, would draw at least 10,000 people, said city Event Coordinator Sherry Garner.
The SPLOST 2022 project list also contains many public safety projects, a new animal shelter, parks and library safety enhancements and funding for projects in Cobb’s six cities.
For $814,817, there will be 16 projects receiving funds by the Powder Springs City Council due to a recent vote.
Powder Springs is about 18 acres larger due to annexation approved recently by a 4-1 vote of the Powder Springs City Council.
The city of Powder Springs isn’t letting the COVID-19 pandemic stop it from celebrating Independence Day. The city, which had to cancel its annual July 4 celebration, SpringsFest on the 4th, is preparing to host a Fourth of July Virtual Celebration and Drive-By Parade.
Face coverings now are required on certain Powder Springs property by city officials of city employees as well as the public.
Powder Springs is the third Cobb County city to call off its celebration of Independence Day.
The Powder Springs City Council voted 5-0 on May 18 to approve contracts with LandCare USA and Allstar Landscaping.