Savannah City Council will vote whether to allow Waste Management to annex its landfill property off Little Neck Road into the city at Thursday’s regular meeting.
Savannah police will be receiving a $61,828 federal grant, part of nearly $200,000 allocated to the Southern District of Georgia through the Department of Justice’s Project Safe Neighborhood’s initiative.
Almost 800 hot dinners will be served free to the public tonight at 6 p.m. as the City of Savannah is donating extra meals originally planned to feed Hurricane Dorian emergency workers.
Tybee Island didn’t get much damage when Hurricane Dorian passed the Georgia coast late Wednesday night.
Power outages and downed trees have been reported and a state of emergency is still in effect for 21 counties. Savannah Mayor Eddie Deloach joined GPB's Morning Edition host Leah Fleming to update conditions along the coast and find out when re-entry will begin.
The council also approved a $45 million bond issue with DSA for a funding shortfall for the city’s new arena. Bonds will be used to fund the difference between Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax receipts and construction costs.
High school students taking Advanced Placement or International Baccalaureate courses and exams would be exempt from the Georgia Milestones Assessment System test for those subjects if the Board of Education adopts an amendment initiated Thursday at the board’s August meeting.
In the first day of qualifying for Savannah's upcoming municipal election eight candidates made it official.
Savannah Alderman Julian Miller has had enough and at Thursday's regular council meeting said it’s time for the city to take the lead in Georgia on gun control issues.
July was a record month for intermodal cargo at the Port of Savannah, achieving 10.5% growth during the month, the Georgia Ports Authority announced Monday.