County throws East Village back to Senoia

County throws East Village back to Senoia

  The Coweta County Commission on April 13 voiced no objection to the proposal to annex 167 acres into Senoia at Ga. highways 85 and 16 for the East Village mixed-use development. With no objection from commissioners, the proposal will go back to the Senoia City Council for consideration. Originally proposed in mid-2016, McIntosh Trail […]

Stormwater utility repeal on hold

Stormwater utility repeal on hold

The idea of repealing the Fayette County stormwater utility after the passage of the voter-approved one-percent sales tax in March will have to wait until April 25. The Fayette County Commission on April 13 considered a staff proposal to repeal the 5-year-old stormwater utility for unincorporated property owners but tabled it to give attorney Dennis […]

The Tax Man cometh for Coweta County

The Tax Man cometh for Coweta County

  Coweta County will soon begin the two-year process of revaluing 54,000 residential and agricultural parcels in the county. Implementation is expected in the 2020 tax year. Coweta County commissioners on March 21 unanimously approved the needed paperwork to begin revaluation of approximately 54,000 residential and agricultural parcels, or approximately 95 percent of the total […]

Bridge to get fixed

Bridge to get fixed

  The Fayette County Commission on March 29 voted to contribute a small portion of the cost to replace the Coastline Road bridge near Lees Lake Road. The wooden timber bridge was constructed in 1940 and was last inspected in 2016. It has a sufficiency rating (on a 1-100 scale) if 15.6 and a posted […]

Fayette looks at new rules for bed and breakfast inns

Fayette looks at new rules for bed and breakfast inns

The main focus of the March 23 meeting of the Fayette County Commission is likely to be several public hearings on ordinance amendments dealing with bed and breakfast businesses. One of the four public hearings will address amendments to planned residential and business construction in the Planned Residential and Business Development-Planned Unit Development zoning district. […]

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 […]

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 – […]

Approval to spend $65,000 on downtown Fayetteville fountain

The fountain adjacent to the county complex in downtown Fayetteville is about to get a facelift. The Fayette County Commission on Feb. 23 approved up to $65,000 for the project.

Approval to spend $65,000 on downtown Fayetteville fountain

The fountain was built by county staff in 1996. The construction was accomplished using a lower-grade granite which was difficult to repair, staff said. The project calls for leveling and resetting brick pavers, adding new granite caps and inlays and cast-stone molding, base and facade. The proposal included adding medium-grade granite and to use cast […]

1 2 3 2,957