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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.

Cartersville City Council approves $98K for sewer flow monitoring

September 22, 2020

Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Members of the Cartersville City Council voted unanimously last week to approve a $98,684 contract with ADS Environmental Services to provide one year of sewer flow monitoring services for the local water department.

Transitional home for men OK'd for Milstead Road

September 21, 2020

Rockdale Citizen

The Conyers City Council has cleared the way for a transitional home for men with mental health and substance abuse issues to open at 1555 Milstead Road NE following a split vote Wednesday.

20-year plan for Villa Rica issues unveiled

September 21, 2020

Carrollton Times-Georgian

Villa Rica council members got a glimpse into the future last week, as City Manager Tom Barber mapped out a 20-year plan that would see the city pay for its many needs through a pattern of steady growth.

Sandy Springs to spend $161K engineering intersection

September 21, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The Sandy Springs City Council has approved a $161,100 change order to have an engineering consultant design short-term improvements and explore long-terms solutions to the congested intersection of Abernathy and Roswell roads.

Marietta eases deadlines for property tax payments

September 21, 2020

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

To help ease the burden on Marietta property owners during this COVID-19 pandemic, Marietta city officials are allowing property tax payments to be paid in two equal installments for the 2020 tax year.

Baldwin, Habersham County negotiate over 145-acre annexation

September 21, 2020

Access North Georgia

In separate meetings Monday, the Baldwin City Council and Habersham County Commission could decide whether the county will allow Baldwin to annex roughly 145 acres on Thompson Road for development.

Albany receives another half-million dollars in CARES Act funds

September 21, 2020

Albany Herald

The city of Albany received an additional round of special allocation of Community Development Block Grant coronavirus funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in the amount of $508,745 to be used to prevent, prepare for, and respond to COVID-19.

City gets CARES Act funding

September 21, 2020

Brunswick News

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has created a financial strain on municipalities who never budgeted for the many safety precautions necessary to keep running.

Smyrna mulls walk-and-drink expansion by river

September 21, 2020

Marietta Daily Journal

Smyrna City Council will consider Monday expanding an open-container area along the Chattahoochee River in a bid to attract businesses to an upcoming mixed-use development.

Centerville polices gets interim chief

September 21, 2020

Houston Home Journal

Centerville Mayor and Council met Tuesday evening for their September work session, and aside from giving consideration to the license applications of two new home based companies in the area, the only matter of new business on the agenda was a Memorandum of Understanding, read by Councilman Micheal Evans, regarding the Centerville Police Department.

VR to consider entertainment district

September 18, 2020

Carrollton Times-Georgian

A plan to establish a new entertainment district in downtown Villa Rica will be placed before the City Council next month.

Tucker To Host Socially Distant National Night Out

September 18, 2020

CBS Atlanta

“We are mindful of the ongoing pandemic, as well as the need for community connection and interaction,” said Tucker Communications Manager Sonja Szubski. “We will be pulling out all the stops to make this as safe an event as you have ever seen.”

Coweta continues to prosecute marijuana cases

September 18, 2020

Newnan Times-Herald

Last month, the city of Doraville decriminalized marijuana possession under one ounce after more than 100 people were arrested in 2019 because they were allegedly found in possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

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