Peachtree City gets $20,000 traffic enforcement grant

Peachtree City gets $20,000 traffic enforcement grant

The Peachtree City Police Department on Dec. 18 received a $20,000 traffic enforcement grant from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS). Police department spokesperson Odilia Bergh said the department received the grant in recognition of its lifesaving work as the coordinating agency of GOHS’s Metro Atlanta Traffic Enforcement Network. Bergh said the GOHS grant […]

Tyrone film production site grows by 15 acres

Tyrone film production site grows by 15 acres

Founders Studios addition gets preliminary approval The Tyrone Planning Commission on Dec. 14 recommended approval of a request by Founders Studios to revise its development plan to include 15 additional acres. The vote on the request was unanimous. Above, members of the Tyrone Planning Commission recommended approval of a request to amend the Founders Studios […]

Planning Commission: Small lots no good in northwest Peachtree City

Planning Commission: Small lots no good in northwest Peachtree City

The Peachtree City Planning Commission on Dec. 11 agreed with city staff and recommended denial of a proposed residential rezoning on Senoia Road. Above, project representative Jerry Petersen makes presentation. Photo/Ben Nelms. Situated on 6.5 acres, the request by developer Chadwick Homes and project representative Jerry Petersen proposed 16 lots that are 60 feet in […]

Fayette: Moving water lines for roundabouts is costly

Fayette: Moving water lines for roundabouts is costly

The Fayette County Commission on Dec. 14 tabled an item dealing with county-funded lighting for the Ga. Department of Transportation (DOT) project to install two roundabouts along Ga. Highway 92 in south Fayette. The motion to table came after a discussion about the $779,000 cost to the county to relocate county water lines out of […]

Registration day set for Fayette County Pre-K program

Registration day set for Fayette County Pre-K program

Parents of students who will be eligible to attend the Fayette County Public School System’s state-funded Pre-K program for the 2018-19 school year can register their children for a lottery drawing beginning Jan. 16. Pre-K programs are being offered at Cleveland, Crabapple Lane, Fayetteville, Huddleston, Inman, Kedron, North Fayette, Oak Grove, Peachtree City, Sara Harp […]

Peachtree City police team up with residents to help needy kids

Peachtree City police team up with residents to help needy kids

Peachtree City Police Department’s Light Up the Night Toy Drive is in full swing. There are still a few remaining opportunities to help make Christmas special for local kids in need. Above, carrying on a Peachtree City tradition of giving — Doing their part for the Peachtree City Police Department’s annual Light Up the Night […]