Georgians need to support TSPLOST

Georgia’s history of progress is, in part, a tale of investment in transportation. Beginning with the port of Savannah in the 1700s and an extensive rail network in the 1800s, Georgia grew strong and prosperous because our ancestors understood the importance of building these vital economic connections. It happened again after World War II with […]

Local officials aren’t talking enough about economy

State government to maintain focus on jobs and the economy and so must Fayette County. With the Georgia General Assembly less than two months away from convening for the 2012 session, it is the time of year when there is much discussion about possible legislative agenda items. As has been the case the past several […]

Peachtree City UPDATES – Week of November 21, 2011

Council meets Thursday, Pearl Harbor Remembrance and Hometown Holiday Saturday, applicants needed for volunteer boards, and two chances to help make the holidays brighter (Police Department “Light Up The Night” and Fire Department “Santa Run” Peachtree City Council Meets Thursday – Tree Removal, Variance The Peachtree City Mayor & Council will meet on Thursday, December […]

Peachtree City UPDATES – Week of November 14, 2011

Planning Commission meets tonight (Newgate Road and Line Creek Drive developments on the agenda), Council meets Thursday, and local charities need your help gearing up for the holidays. Planning Commission Meets Tonight The Peachtree City Planning Commission meets on Monday, November 14, 7:00 p.m., at City Hall. The public is welcome. The agenda the Conceptual […]

Peachtree City UPDATES – Week of November 7, 2011

Fayette recognized, countdown to election Tuesday, national Emergency Alert System test on Wednesday, and more . . . Peachtree City & Fayette County – The Next Silicon Valley? Last month, Business Insider ranked 20 American cities and counties that “Could Be The Next Silicon Valley.” Who ranked #2? Fayette County, Georgia. The article reviewed small […]

Peachtree City UPDATES – Week of October 31, 2011

Golf Cart Decals, Advance Voting, Council Meeting, Safety Alert, and more . . . Deadline for New Golf Cart Decals – TODAY! Effective tomorrow, November 1, all golf carts using Peachtree City’s paths must have the new white decals to be operating legally. Peachtree City will continue to offer online registration through November at […]

Peachtree City UPDATES – Week of October 24, 2011

Halloween Events and Safety Reminders, Noel November, Operation Pill Drop, Job Postings, and more . . . Halloweekend of Events! Get set for a Spooktacular weekend of events leading up to Halloween on Monday, October 31. Friday night, October 28, kicks off the second and final weekend of the Peachtree City Fire Department Haunted House […]

The EPA puts concrete shoes on the cement industry

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has slowly become one of the most activist agencies in our federal government. They have implemented regulation after regulation, bypassing Congress to enforce their own liberal agenda. In fact, according to a recent investigation by Daily Caller, these new regulations are expected to require 230,000 new employees at the EPA […]

President Obama orders Justice Dept. to ignore U.S. law

Congressional Democrats and President Obama have spent the last two and a half years trying to reward illegal immigrants for breaking the law by coming to the United States. There have been discussions of full amnesty to all illegal immigrants currently in the United States and an attempt to pass the controversial DREAM Act. None […]

Peachtree City UPDATES – Week of Oct. 3, 2011

Peachtree City Bond Rating, Council Workshop & Meeting, Leash Law and Path Rules reminder, and more . . . Good News! Peachtree City Keeps Outstanding Credit Rating This week, the Mayor & City Council will consider an agreement and bonds to refinance existing City debt and to undertake several capital projects, in conjunction with the […]