Rockaway Road roundabout in the works

Rockaway Road roundabout in the works

  An intergovernmental agreement (IGA) between Senoia and Coweta County will soon be developed to lead to the construction of a small roundabout on Rockaway Road. Commissioners on March 7 also agreed to reduce the noise level on the recently-installed rumble strips near the intersection with Heritage Pointe Parkway. Commissioners agreed to have the rumble […]

Variance request, records policy on PTC agenda

Variance request, records policy on PTC agenda

The March 16 meeting of the Peachtree City Council comes with very few agenda items. The council will consider a variance request and preview a records retention policy. The council will conduct a public hearing on a variance request for a home on Brooksong Way where the owner proposes to construct a 140 sq. ft. […]

Fayetteville P&Z approves Shops at Lafayette

Fayetteville P&Z approves Shops at Lafayette

Storefronts will have 6 apartments on 2nd floor A bid to include six apartments above the previously-approved Shops at Lafayette retail development on Glynn Street just north of downtown Fayetteville was approved Feb. 28 by the Fayetteville Planning and Zoning Commission. The previous approval proposal by Steven Gulas included 10,800 sq. ft. of retail on the […]

Senoia’s next growth focus could be east

Senoia’s next growth focus could be east

  A development first proposed last July could dramatically alter Senoia’s eastern border. The City Council Monday night agreed to send an annexation request of 167 acres on Ga. Highway 16 to the county for comments. The County has 30 days to review the application. In July, Dennis Drewyer, of McIntosh Trail Properties, asked the […]

Tyrone nears deal with Fulton County for sewer capacity

Tyrone nears deal with Fulton County for sewer capacity

  The time may be up for the Peachtree City Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) to sell sewer service to Tyrone, while the idea of doing the same in Senoia is something WASA will explore. The topic of selling sewer to Tyrone and Senoia came up at the March 6 WASA board meeting after board […]

American Legion Post 50 honors PTC public safety staff

American Legion Post 50 honors PTC public safety staff

  The families of Peachtree City police officer Adam Pendleton and firefighter Will Harbin were present as the two were honored by Peachtree City American Legion Post 50 at the March 2 meeting of the Peachtree City Council. Pictured, from left, are Mayor Vanessa Fleisch, Adam Pendleton (holding plaque), post Commander Jose Cuevas, Will Harbin […]

SPLOST issue to be decided in Fayette and Coweta on March 21

SPLOST issue to be decided in Fayette and Coweta on March 21

  Early voting for the Fayette County SPLOST and Coweta County ESPLOST (Education Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax) are underway. Polls are open at the Fayette County elections office at the county complex in downtown Fayetteville, at the Peachtree City Library and at Tyrone Town Hall, from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday – […]

WASA gets clean bill of health from auditors

WASA gets clean bill of health from auditors

  The Peachtree City Water and Sewerage Authority (WASA) has received a clean opinion from its annual audit for FY 2016. Conducted by auditors Mauldin and Jenkins, the clean audit opinion maintains that WASA’s financial statements were fairly presented, in all material respects and in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, said JWA Public Communications […]