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City Hosting Workshop For Homeowners On New Milton Tree Canopy Conservation Ordinance

September 24, 2020

CBS Atlanta

“We’re excited to offer this opportunity to help citizens better understand Milton’s tree removal policy,” Community Development Director Parag Agrawal said. “Enhancing Milton’s tree canopy while preserving the city’s rural and equestrian character are this new ordinance’s primary objectives."

Census: 10 days for 10 questions

September 23, 2020

Moultrie Observer

10 more days for 10 questions. This is what City of Moultrie Mayor Bill McIntosh, the Georgia Municipal Association and three other Georgia city officials agreed upon Monday.

Norcross trashes idea to enclose downtown trash compactor

September 23, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The Norcross City Council recently changed course on plans to add a trash compactor enclosure behind Paizanos restaurant at 7 Jones St. The city had previously contracted with Malco Construction for the Downtown Norcross Compactor Enclosure project in the amount of $114,682.

Johns Creek: Residents will interview next police chief

September 23, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Johns Creek residents will have their say in selecting the city’s next police chief. The city hired the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) to conduct a search for the best qualified candidates, City Manager Ed Densmore said.

Lula plans to move forward with annual Christmas in the Park event

September 23, 2020

Access North Georgia

While a number of fall festivals have been scrapped because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, city officials in Lula are looking beyond fall to the Christmas holidays, and they believe they can host the city's annual Christmas in the Park event in December.

Time is running out for 2020 Census

September 23, 2020

Newnan Times-Herald

There are only seven days left until the deadline for the end of the 2020 U.S. Census, and over 9 percent of Georgians still haven't been counted.

Senoia finalizes sewer system funding

September 23, 2020

Newnan Times-Herald

The city of Senoia is moving forward with construction of its new sewer treatment plant and work could start in the next few months.

Senoia business removing planters, rebuilding sidewalk

September 23, 2020

Newnan Times-Herald

The project will create a 5-foot-wide sidewalk that will be compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act regulations and will include a railing separating the outdoor dining area from the sidewalk, business owner Bill Wood told the Senoia City Council Monday night.

Local leaders across Georgia boost census

September 23, 2020

Waynesboro True Citizen

Local leaders from Rome to Savannah pressed Georgians on Monday to complete the 2020 census with only days left before the deadline. Georgia ranks near the bottom of states in its progress on the decennial count, which influences federal money allocations and political representation.

Former mayor honored with bridge dedication

September 23, 2020

Waynesboro True Citizen

The bridge over Brier Creek in Keysville has been dedicated in honor of the city’s former Mayor Maggie B. Cartwright. Saturday, a group of civic and political leaders, led by State Representative Gloria Frazier, gathered to honor Mrs. Cartwright for her dedication to the people of Keysville during her 2013-2016 term as mayor.

City seeks public feedback on Roswell Road pedestrian bridge

September 22, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Most of the cost for the more than $3 million project is federally funded. Roswell and Sandy Springs agreed to split the local costs. Similar to the gateway project, the pedestrian bridge has been in planning or design stages for nearly a decade.

City orders garbage truck to avoid ‘a world of trouble’

September 22, 2020

Washington News-Reporter

Even though there were some reservations about spending money, the Washington City Council voted to go ahead and order a new trash truck to replace the aging truck which serves to collect and transport residential trash throughout the city.

Fireworks for Christmas? You never know what 2020 will bring

September 22, 2020

Gwinnett Daily Post

With the way 2020 has gone so far, it’s never too early for some good news — even if you have to wait until Christmas. That’s how the city of Lawrenceville feels about its latest announcement that Santa Claus is coming to town, and he’s bringing fireworks.

Norcross citizens invited to help shape Buford Highway corridor

September 22, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Norcross is looking for individuals from the community to participate as part of a Buford Highway Corridor steering committee. The city is coordinating a Master Plan with the help of the Sizemore Group for strategic revitalization and redevelopment of the 1.85-mile long Buford Highway corridor.

Read a book, walk a trail in Woodstock

September 22, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Woodstock Parks and Recreation is partnering with the Sequoyah Regional Library System to post 15 to 20 signs in October featuring pages from the book, “Room on the Broom” by Julia Donaldson.

Hoschton votes to impose $3,000 impact fee on new homes

September 22, 2020

Braselton News

In a split decision Sept. 21, the Hoschton City Council voted to proceed with imposing impact fees on new construction in the town despite objections from the town's largest residential developer.

Hoschton delays move on overlay district

September 22, 2020

Braselton News

The Hoschton City Council has decided to delay action related to its Hwy. 53 overlay district and go back to the drawing board on the matter.

Woodstock Fire Department proposes amendments to city fire code

September 22, 2020

Cherokee Tribune & Ledger-News

The Woodstock Fire Department gave a presentation at the most recent Woodstock City Council meeting, putting forth possible changes to the city code and its land development ordinance as it relates to sprinkler standards and fire apparatus roads.

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