Cities In The News


State of Emergency Declared in Washington

March 20, 2020

Washington News-Reporter

The City of Washington has officially declared a state of emergency in the city, has closed all public buildings, and has banned all “mass gatherings” of 10 or more people on public property, with the exceptions of City Council meetings.

City’s electric utility could see boost; IGA’s will not see automatic renewal

March 12, 2020

Washington News-Reporter

At least some relief for the City of Washington’s straining electric utility could be on the way with the addition of another crypto-currency customer and the clarified arrangements with two other Georgia cities to purchase some of Washington’s excess power capacity through the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia (MEAG).

See the new fire station next Wednesday

December 12, 2019

Washington News-Reporter

Before and after photos by Washington Fireman Tom Duggan show the city’s new fire station following its extensive year-and-a-half-long demolition and remodeling.

DeGolian to be new mayor

November 11, 2019

Washington News-Reporter

The face of the Washington City Council will change significantly in January when three brand new councilmen and a brand new mayor take their seats at the table.