There are more than 500 police departments in Georgia. One hundred twenty-nine of them are state certified, meaning they’ve implemented an exhaustive list of standards required by the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police.
No one spoke for or against the budget, which at the moment does not call for an increase in property taxes but does increase water rates by 2.5%.
The Social Circle City Council leveled a moratorium on new development in the Jubilee neighborhood off Alcova Drive. The moratorium will last one year or until the council can reconsider the zoning of the property.
The Social Circle Police Department held its inaugural awards banquet, Tuesday, March 12, at Church at the Grove in Social Circle.
Twenty-seven new homes will be coming to Social Circle after the City Council approved a project on Thurman Baccus Road. The subdivision will sit on 83 acres and partially front on the Social Circle Parkway.