Cities In The News
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On June 16, Mayor Gil McDougal issued a memorandum to the city’s police chief and the community development director, asking that they take steps to ensure the enforcement of the city’s smoke-free air rule.
Two weeks after the creation of an advisory council to review Atlanta’s use-of-force policies by police, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has received the initial recommendations and issued three administrative orders as a result.
Despite COVID-19 and the pandemic, Visit LaGrange is optimistic but being realistic for the coming year when it comes to tourism.
Flowery Branch’s proposed tax rate and budget for 2020-21 received final approval at the City Council meeting Thursday, June 25.
Officers with the Atlanta Public Schools Police Department and dads with the Fathers Incorporated organization provided summer reading materials to Atlanta area children.
Chamblee launched Citibot last year so residents could report city issues, search the city website for information or send a message to staff via text message.
Athens Clarke County Commissioners have approved a $297 million budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year — without a controversial proposal to begin reducing the size of the city’s police department by 50 percent in 10 years.
The COVID-19 pandemic has been a challenge for merchants in downtown Brunswick, but there is reason for optimism.
The City of Rome is one of eight Georgia municipalities which will receive a federal subgrant from the Georgia State Historic Preservation Office to support historic preservation activities.
As a month of weekend rallies comes to close, two more have permits and are scheduled for this weekend.
With little discussion the Athens-Clarke commission unanimously approved moving a Confederate monument out of downtown Athens in a Thursday meeting.
At least one Richmond Hill official isn’t sold on Memorial Health University Medical Center’s proposed free standing emergency room off Port Royal Road in South Bryan.
For a state that helped birth leaders of the civil rights movement led by Martin Luther King Jr., Georgia has few civil rights protections for its own residents, activists say.
Backed by its Southern charm and culinary scene, Savannah has been named one of America’s ‘Top 50 Small Cities’ by Resonance Consultancy.
Henry E. “Hank” Griffeth has what he considers the best job he could ever have.
“Unlike other things we’ve done – we've painted the buses, we’ve changed the logo – this is truly a system change,” said Phillippa Lewis Moss, director of Gainesville-Hall County Community Services, on Wednesday, June 24. “A big system change.”
The 1,000 acres mostly of undeveloped land is located off Veterans Parkway.
Two new directors for the Carrollton Parks and Recreation Department were named this week.
An Illinois-based meat producer’s transition to the former Colorado Premium Foods plant in Carrollton has been delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
The city of Dunwoody Economic Development Department is encouraging local restaurants to add or expand outdoor dining with the painted picnic table project. The move is designed to make it easier for restaurants to meet social distancing requirements designed to protect against COVID-19.
Gwinnett County and the city of Johns Creek are getting funding from the state to pay for road widening projects on Sugarloaf Parkway and McGinnis Ferry Road, Gov. Brian Kemp and the State Road and Tollway Authority announced Tuesday.
The Lawrenceville City Council recently voted to adopt an annual $182-million Fiscal Year 2021 budget focused on investment in four key areas: development/redevelopment, the arts, infrastructure and human capital investment.
Braselton’s Mayor and Town Council will hold a public hearing at 4 p.m. July 9 at the Braselton Police and Municipal Court Building, 5040 Ga. 53 to consider an application for rezoning to allow for the development of 161 attached single-family dwelling units on Broadway Avenue/Ga. 124.
The Lilburn City Council unanimously approved the Fiscal Year 2020/2021 budget ordinance on June 22. The city adopted balanced budgets for six funds totaling $12,310,574. This budget represents a decrease of $17,342 from the previous budget of $12,327,916.
Gwinnett Solicitor Brian Whiteside said he plans by the end of the week to file a request to remove a Confederate memorial statue in Lawrenceville.
The Tyrone Town Council on June 23 adopted the FY 2021 General Fund budget totaling approximately $8.85 million.
His love for the City of Colbert was unmatched and he faithfully served as Mayor for 41 years. He was instrumental in the formation of the Colbert Independence Day Celebration and was proudly there last year to celebrate its 50th anniversary.
Americus Mayor and City Council held their regular meeting on Thursday, 6.18.20 at 6pm.
The City of Hinesville Mayor and Council approved the authorization to submit six identical grant applications to Walmart’s Foundation Community Grant Program on behalf of the Hinesville Fire Department and Hinesville police Department.
Brunswick city commissioners unanimously approved a $15.6 million budget for the upcoming fiscal year Wednesday during a special called meeting.
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