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South Fulton

City of South Fulton sets goals for proposed $350 million project

November 27, 2019

Atlanta Business Chronicle

The city of South Fulton has launched an effort to develop 64 acres along Old National Highway that could turn into a $350 million project, part of overarching plans to revitalize the corridor.

South Fulton’s proposed false alarm law means cops might not show

November 11, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

South Fulton leaders say false alarms are a burden to police, so the city wants to punish those who repeatedly take officers away from actual emergencies.

South Fulton’s new school zone speed cameras honor 11-year-old victim

November 1, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Leaders in the city of 100,000 residents has dedicated its efforts to stop school zone speeders after Majors’ daughter, 11-year-old Ren’gia Majors, who died in 2018 in a school zone crash.

League of Cities to help South Fulton with food deserts, health equity

October 8, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The city of South Fulton is one of the five cities chosen to be part of a National League of Cities group to fix issues of equity and health.

South Fulton tasks group of residents with renaming the young city

October 1, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The South Fulton City Council has named most of the people tasked with renaming the city.

South Fulton’s new fire chief named top in Georgia

September 27, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

South Fulton didn’t know it when they hired Freddie Broome in May, but the city got the best fire chief in Georgia that year.

City of South Fulton set to rename itself — again

September 19, 2019

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

South Fulton: Would a city by any other name smell as sweet?

The city of South Fulton is developing plans to create more connectivity and walkability

July 8, 2019

Marietta Daily Journal

The city plans to launch the project in late summer 2019. Once the studies are complete, the city will become eligible to receive funding for transportation projects such as sidewalks and intersection improvements to help implement their visions.

South Fulton’s new fire chief ready to make it ‘a world-class city’

July 2, 2019

Marietta Daily Journal

In the city, Broome commands a department of 161 men and women. He and his wife have two adult children and live in the city. He replaces South Fulton’s first fire chief, Larry Few, who retired.