The Ball Ground City Council held a pair of second readings regarding changes to the city’s development code at Thursday night’s meeting before approving both modifications.
Amid growing concerns about the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, the city of Ball Ground announced at Thursday night’s City Council meeting it has rescheduled the Municipal Court session scheduled for March 20.
Two of the biggest achievements the city accomplished in 2019 were the completion of the Valley Streetscapes project and the acquisition of land to establish Roberts Lake Park and a hiking trail to the lake, according to City Manager Eric Wilmarth.
A parcel of city-owned land near downtown Ball Ground will be up for sale in the near future after the Ball Ground City Council declared it surplus at Thursday night’s meeting.
Ball Ground was recently named a 2020 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.
The Ball Ground City Council approved the appointment of a mayor pro tem and filled various city committees for the 2020 calendar year at its most recent meeting.
Residents of Ball Ground may soon see a slight reduction in their waste services rates after a new contract was approved by the city council.
Ball Ground City Hall will be getting a brand new sign providing plenty of information to local residents.
The financial statements for the city of Ball Ground were found to be in order with no issues, according to the annual audit report given at Thursday night’s meeting of the Ball Ground City Council.
Roberts also said the city had first-hand experience with Dennis Holt, who served on committees the city had established in the past for various issues.