Cities In The News
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Residents in Duluth are invited to complete a 2020 Residential Community Preference Survey. The anonymous survey is the first in a series designed to help city leaders plan for the future of Duluth.
Duluth Mayor Nancy Harris and Mayor Pro Tem Kelvin J. Kelkenberg will conduct the city’s second Connect Duluth: Virtual Civic Meeting 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 23. The outreach program is designed to inspire meaningful conversations between members of the community and city leaders.
Savannah City Council members were updated at Thursday’s workshop session on several community center projects.
The Covington City Council approved two amendments to its current mask mandate Wednesday, Sept. 9.
Auburn’s Mayor, City Council and Downtown Development Authority voted recently to approve $12.5 million in URA Bonds to be issued to finance the acquisition, construction, and installation of the new city hall complex.
The residential component of the proposed project would include 220 homes under one ownership made available to rent individually.
The Gainesville City Council will vote Tuesday, Sept. 15 on tax incentives for Peach State Bank’s expansion plans in downtown Gainesville.
Chattahoochee Hills, home to less than 3,000 Southside residents, voted down a COVID-19 mask ordinance suggested by Gov. Brian Kemp.
A proposed $35 million budget for the city of Villa Rica got its first public presentation on Tuesday.
Pilgrim’s Pride announced Thursday that Carrollton will receive $325,000 in community support from its “Hometown Strong” initiative.
Decatur will contribute $5,000 to an “Art for the People” public art project proposed by the Beacon Hill Black Alliance for Human Rights to capture the story of indigenous and African people.
The Marietta City Council shot down Mayor Steve Tumlin’s proposal for the city’s elected leaders to serve on alternating election cycles during Wednesday night’s meeting.
Members of Smyrna’s police and fire departments are running together on Friday to mark the anniversary of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, the fire department announced.
During a Watkinsville City Council meeting last Thursday to discuss the playground portion of Extra Special People’s Miracle League, Mayor Bob Smith said he was baffled how a playground could cost $600,0000.
In court filings this week, Augusta seeks an order from the Georgia Court of Appeals to put the brakes on a judge’s order to explain next week what it’s done to comply with his demand to renovate two abandoned buildings.
Athens-Clarke police found no violations of COVID-19 occupancy rules during 143 police inspections of downtown bars over the past two two weekends, according to Athens-Clarke County Manager Blaine Williams.
Tuesday evening’s White City Council meeting began with a moment of silence for Tina Nanette Wilhite.
On Wednesday, the Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD) gifted 160 computers to help make distance learning more accessible for K-12 students in Savannah-Chatham County Public School System schools, according to a release from the university.
The City of Pembroke was selected as one of the 50 cities awarded a Community Development Block Grant by the Georgia Dept of Community Affairs.
A more-than 16-acre proposed housing development off of Lakeview Drive and Quarry Street in Gainesville was recommended for approval by the city planning and appeals board Tuesday.
Tammi Saddler Jones resigned from the position on Friday, spokeswoman Jennifer Bennett said. The City Council on Tuesday named Police Chief Joe Bennett Smyrna’s interim city administrator, she said.
City of Gainesville administrative offices and buildings downtown are now back to a pre-COVID schedule.
Officials from Atlanta and Fulton County are set to provide residents with information about upcoming elections in metro Atlanta during a virtual town hall Thursday.
Odie Donald II is one of the three finalists for the Savannah city manager position, Savannah Mayor Van Johnson said Tuesday. Donald is the only Georgia-based candidate in the trio — which also includes administrators from Modesto, California and Mesa, Arizona.
The Villa Rica City Council gave a green light Tuesday for a truck stop to be built at the intersection of State Route 101 and Industrial Court West.
Mayor Gil McDougal’s had vetoed an amended version of the 2012 anti-smoking ordinance that would have made it friendlier to restaurants and bars. Only two of the five council members voted to override the veto, but such a motion requires four votes under the city charter.
Gainesville Parks & Recreation is just getting its fall youth sports seasons underway, with cross country already having started and football and cheerleading beginning soon. Kate Mattison, director of the city department, said the precautionary measures taken vary widely by the sport.
The City of Hinesville gathered in City hall on Aug. 31 during a public hearing to discuss plans for spending the Coronavirus Relief Funds (CRF). Among their various plans is to spend money on billboards to educate Hinesville residents on what is going on.
The Bulloch County government and the city of Statesboro have received amounts totaling $4 million – including $1.7 million to the city and $2.3 million to the county – in Phase 1 of the state of Georgia’s three-phased administration of federal Coronavirus Relief Fund dollars.
Thirteen years after a federal judge halted Augusta’s minority- and women-owned business preference program, the city is undertaking a new disparity study to support its return.
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