Lula city residents will have a pair of extra items on their Nov. 3 ballots, asking them to decide whether Sunday alcohol sales will be allowed in Lula.
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.
Thanks to a Hall County Board of Elections’ approval placing two referendums on the Nov. 3 ballot, the city’s residents will have the option of voting for sales of malt beverages and wine by the drink, as well as package sales of malt beverages and wine by retailers on Sundays between 12:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Hall County’s elections board approved two alcohol referendums to be on the ballot Nov. 3 for city of Lula residents at the board’s meeting Thursday.
Lula has approved hazard compensation for its employees who have worked through the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lula may be small but the effects of COVID-19 aren’t, so on Monday night the city council approved a new policy to better help the city’s limited staff deal with the threats presented by the pandemic.
The Lula City Council gave unanimous approval Monday evening to a budget for Fiscal Year 2021 that is more than six-percent less than the budget for FY2020.
The 2020 budget season is producing a serious budget headache for area governments.
City of Lula officials announced the closure of the 100-year-old wooden bridge Wednesday, May 6 on the city's Facebook page.