A trio of true-blue members of the Rincon Police Department were recognized during a Jan. 11 Rincon City Council meeting.
During its regularly scheduled meeting Monday night, the Rincon City Council took the first step toward filling the vacancy left by a September 2020 resignation.
The annual Christmas parade in Rincon has been canceled this year due to the coronavirus.
James Dasher is no longer a member of the Rincon City Council.
Rincon’s city planner is getting accustomed to the lay of the land in his new post “We’re getting there,” said Jason Stewart, who reported for duty Aug. 31. “There’s a lot of stuff going on.”
Paving, drainage improvements and a second entrance to the Picket Fences subdivision are among the projects the City of Rincon will pay for if voters in Effingham County approve a penny-per-dollar sales tax on Nov. 3.
“We’ve decided to go ahead and begin the process again of shutoffs but we’ve been very circumspect about it,” City Manager John Klimm told the council on Monday.
During a special called meeting Monday night, the Rincon City Council stuck to its commitment to shop local.
According to the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts, the City of Rincon’s financial house is in order.