Members of the White City Council voted unanimously Monday evening to maintain the municipality’s 90/10 medical insurance policy via the Georgia Municipal Association (GMA.)
City of White Mayor Kim Dupree Billue announced that Chief of Police Christopher Barnes had resigned from the position at a special-called public meeting on Tuesday evening.
The City of White’s annual Friendliest Mile Festival had an added layer of significance over the weekend, with Saturday’s festivities also serving as a celebration of the life and times of Tina Nanette Wilhite.
Tuesday evening’s White City Council meeting began with a moment of silence for Tina Nanette Wilhite.
Kim Dupree Billue, mayor of White, was elected the new District 1 Georgia Municipal Association (GMA) president at a virtual meeting last week.
Members of the White City Council voted unanimously Monday evening to approve a new “urban camping” ordinance, which makes it unlawful for any individual to “camp in a public area, including streets, sidewalks, bridges and woods” within the municipality.
The White City Council gathered for the municipal government’s first public meeting in two months Monday evening. Adhering to “social distancing” guidelines, the hearing took place on the grounds of the White City Hall facility on West Rocky Street.