Rome city commissioners will meet virtually Monday at 6 p.m., the feed will be available on the city’s Facebook page, to discuss municipal elections and zoning.
A vote to include hobby farms in the Unified Land Development Code has been pushed back to February.
A popular litter-tracking app might just be the key for the Rome-Floyd Litter and Blight Task Force to motivate the community to pick up litter and clean up an area.
Rome’s Downtown Development Authority adopted a work program for 2021 Thursday that includes taking better advantage of vacant storefronts, creating a more welcoming environment and improving communication of downtown initiatives.
Consequences of the COVID pandemic for Rome and Floyd County government ranged from large fluctuations in revenue to — on the more surprising side — improved attendance at Juvenile Court hearings.
City Manager Sammy Rich and County Manager Jamie McCord reviewed the surprises and successes in the past year during their annual State of the Community presentation to the Rome Rotary on Thursday.
Craig McDaniel was chosen by his fellow city commissioners Monday night to serve as mayor of Rome for the coming year.
The Rome City Commission has extended their mask mandate ordinance for another month as local hospitals are overwhelmed by high numbers of new COVID-19 cases.
The Rome City Commission will vote Monday night on who will be the city's mayor for the next 12 months.
Rome-Floyd County Planning Commission members recommended approval Thursday for the application from Oldcastle Lawn and Garden to rezone a parcel on Calhoun Highway from Suburban Residential/Light Industrial to Heavy Industrial.