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Richmond Hill

Richmond Hill library plan moves ahead with signatures

August 27, 2019

Savannah Morning News

Richmond Hill Mayor Russ Carpenter and Bryan County Chairman Carter Infinger signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the new Richmond Hill Library last week in a ceremony at the current library.

Savannah Philharmonic presents ideas to city council

August 26, 2019

Savannah Morning News

Executive director of the Savannah Philharmonic Orchestra Terri O'Neil got a warm welcome from the Richmond Hill City Council at its August 20 meeting when she proposed the possibility of bringing orchestral music and education facilitation for local school children to the city.

Richmond Hill City Center gets new general manager

August 13, 2019

Savannah Morning News

Kevin J. Nape has been named general manager of the Richmond Hill City Center. He joined the City Center in 2017 as executive chef to oversee culinary operations for wedding, corporate and social events.

Richmond Hill mayor pro tem resigns from council

July 16, 2019

Savannah Morning News

For the third time in less than a year, the Richmond Hill City council will lose a member to resignation when Mayor Pro Tem Tara Baraniak steps down after the Aug. 19 council meeting.Like former council members Jan Bass and John Fesperman, Baraniak is resigning because she is relocating and moving outside the city.

Richmond Hill residents get inside look at wastewater plant

June 4, 2019

Savannah Morning News

It will likely never rival Disney World or Universal Studio in numbers of visitors, but city residents got an opportunity Friday to tour Richmond Hill's necessary wastewater treatment facility behind Sterling Creek Subdivision.

Richmond Hill City Council turnover brings new members, learning curves

March 29, 2019

Savannah Morning News

They say you can't tell the players without a scorecard. For the members of the Richmond Hill City Council, that is probably true.In less than two months, the city council has gained three new members and the fourth member, Tara Baraniak, ran unopposed for election in November 2017 and took office January 1, 2018.

Richmond Hill City Counbil turnover brings new members, learning curves

March 28, 2019

Savannah Morning News

They say you can't tell the players without a scorecard. For the members of the Richmond Hill City Council, that is probably true.In less than two months, the city council has gained three new members and the fourth member, Tara Baraniak, ran unopposed for election in November 2017 and took office January 1, 2018.

Richmond Hill City Council proposes $185 fire fee per household

March 26, 2019

Savannah Morning News

Richmond Hill taxpayers may see a boost in their tax bills later this year if a plan by the city council is passed next month. The plan to add $185 to each residential property owner’s tax bill and $250 to city businesses for a “fire fee” passed its first hurdle Tuesday night when the council held a first reading of the proposed new fee.

Donahue appointed to Fesperman Richmond Hill council seat

March 25, 2019

Savannah Morning News

They first had to appoint a new city council member to form a quorum. The council unanimously voted to appoint Ford Plantation resident Bill Donahue to the seat formerly held by John Fesperman.