The Cartersville Planning Commission voted 4-1 Tuesday evening to recommend the approval of a request to rezone 27.7 acres for a proposed apartment complex development at 26 Overlook Parkway.
Due to COVID-19 concerns, two large-scale Fourth of July celebrations are in the midst of being rescheduled. Along with the city of Adairsville’s patriotic event, Rotary Club of Etowah Cartersville’s parade and festivities at Dellinger Park will be postponed.
City of Cartersville Finance Director Tom Rhinehart presented a slightly modified fiscal year 2021 budget at Thursday’s city council meeting.
The Cartersville City Council approved a special-use permit for an applicant looking to open a microbrewery inside the old fire station building at 19 North Erwin St. on Thursday evening.
Cartersville-Bartow Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) transportation planner Tom Sills was the bearer of good news for Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor at Wednesday morning’s public meeting.
Cartersville police Capt. Mike Bettikofer said those in attendance demonstrated that people can make their voices heard without damaging property or clashing with police.
For the last few years the facility has been used as the location for Cartersville’s municipal court. Cartersville Mayor Matt Santini said the local government looks to do something very similar to what the City did with the old fire station building on North Erwin Street — issuing a request for proposals (RFPs) and seeing if any private investors have any interests in purchasing or leasing the property.
No action was taken on a proposed intergovernmental agreement that would bring a new Etowah River boat launch to Douthit Ferry Road at Thursday evening’s Cartersville City Council meeting.
When the preliminary work on the 2021 fiscal year budget began in early March, Cartersville City Manager Tamara Brock said the local government was anticipating an entirely different set of numbers.
Members of the Cartersville Planning Commission voted 5-1 Tuesday evening to recommend a special use permit for an applicant looking to open a microbrewery at the old firehouse building on 19 North Erwin St