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City Council approves sidewalk dining resolution

September 29, 2020

Milledgeville Union Recorder

Milledgeville City Council voted last week to extend sidewalk dining at local restaurants and other eateries amid the ongoing coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.

Pooler turns down request to receive an absentee ballot drop box for Nov. 3 election

September 29, 2020

Savannah Morning News

Pooler City Manager Robbie Byrd consulted with Mayor Rebecca Benton and City Attorney Steven Scheer, and the three determined they were not willing to allow Pooler to take on the liability of the box nor the ballots inside the box, should either be damaged or tampered with while placed on city property.

New city planner gets to work

September 29, 2020

Effingham Herald

Rincon’s city planner is getting accustomed to the lay of the land in his new post “We’re getting there,” said Jason Stewart, who reported for duty Aug. 31. “There’s a lot of stuff going on.”

Changes coming to Thomasville's holiday events

September 29, 2020

Thomasville Times-Enterprise

“The holiday season is incredibly important to our merchant base in downtown,” said April Norton, director of Economic Development. “2020 has been a year of reimagining and restructuring business models for many of our retail shops and restaurants."

Seymour takes helm of DAMBC board

September 29, 2020

Milledgeville Union Recorder

For the past several years, Ed Walker has led The Development Authority of Milledgeville and Baldwin County as board chairman. With another year approaching, Walker has stepped down from the position, but will stay on as a board member.

Guyton would repave roads with penny transportation tax

September 29, 2020

Savannah Morning News

The City of Guyton would repave roads and improve drainage with the $1.4 million it expects to collect if voters pass a penny-per-dollar sales tax for transportation on Nov. 3.

Woodstock approves sign waiver for senior living facility

September 29, 2020

Cherokee Tribune & Ledger-News

The Woodstock City Council recently took action to approve a sign waiver for a senior living community and the modification of a set of conditions on the buffer between two residential communities.

Annual City of White festival pays tribute to late councilwoman

September 29, 2020

Cartersville Daily Tribune News

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.

Savannah city manager survey results show John Pombier as favorite

September 28, 2020

Savannah Morning News

More than 85 city staffers, community panelists and media members participated in the Savannah city manager finalist interviews last weekend. Those local residents ranked John Pombier, assistant city manager of Mesa, Ariz, as the best candidate for the job in a survey distributed following each interview session.

Saturday funeral for long-time former Demorest mayor

September 28, 2020

Access North Georgia

“He dutifully served us for nearly four decades,” a statement from Demorest Mayor Rick Austin reads. “His vision and foresight was unprecedented, building a water system that would not only serve our city, but in many ways, our entire county. It is that vision and leadership that enables our city to deliver unmatched services to our residents today."

Scout project brings 'slice of history' to Clarkesville

September 28, 2020

Access North Georgia

A 189-year-old cemetery is getting renewed attention thanks to an Eagle Scout project by Joseph McGahee, 14, of Habersham County. The city purchased it the cemetery 2016 and it’s managed by the Old Clarkesville Cemetery Board, which is group that’s headed by Mayor Barrie Aycock.”

Sugar Hill residents invited to weigh in on greenway concept

September 28, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

As Sugar Hill moves forward with the development of their portion of the Gwinnett County Trails Master Plan, the city is inviting residents to take a survey to learn about the draft concept to connect Ga. 20 neighborhoods to downtown and Richland Creek.

School district annexations would mean property tax hike

September 28, 2020

Rome News-Tribune

Discussion by city commissioners of annexation impacting residents of the Celanese, Honeysuckle Ridge and Horseleg Estates communities caught some county school leaders by surprise last week.

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