Fayetteville residents skeptical about Lafayette Ave. extension to Church St.

Fayetteville residents skeptical about Lafayette Ave. extension to Church St.

Residents in and around Church Street in Fayetteville told the City Council Thursday night that a proposed extension of Lafayette Avenue would be a detriment to their neighborhood. Above, Anthony Porter was one of many residents who spoke out against the Lafayette Avenue extension. Photo/John Thompson. The proposed plan would extend Lafayette Avenue across Ga. […]

Next fix for west Peachtree City traffic problems set for January

Next fix for west Peachtree City traffic problems set for January

Turn lanes on Ga. Highway 54 at Planterra Way have been extended. The next phase of traffic improvements, installing new turn lanes on Planterra and those exiting Walmart, will begin in January. Above, Planterra Way’s intersection with Ga. Highway 54 looks deceptively clear here. But wait until late afternoon . . . This  intersection will […]

Residents quiz candidates for PTC Council at Rotary Club forum

Residents quiz candidates for PTC Council at Rotary Club forum

All agree traffic is problem, but no specific solutions proposed The Peachtree City Rotary Club on Oct. 26 held a forum that featured three candidates for Peachtree City mayor and the three candidates for the Post 3 council seat. Billed as a community service event, the “Get Out the Vote” forum featured Mayor Vanessa Fleisch, […]

Post 4 Council candidates look to Fayetteville’s future

Post 4 Council candidates look to Fayetteville’s future

Election season brings election questions, and this year The Citizen posed identical questions via email to the three candidates for Fayetteville City Council Post 4. Candidates for the seat are Brett Nolan, businessman Rich Hoffman and Gha-is Bashir Paige. 1. What is your vision for both the council and the city? Rich Hoffman — “My […]

Tyrone’s Post 3 candidates talk about sewer service, downtown growth

Tyrone’s Post 3 candidates talk about sewer service, downtown growth

The only contested race in Tyrone on the November ballot is for the Post 3 race featuring incumbent Councilman Ken Matthews and challenger Eric Woods. The candidates responded to several questions from The Citizen. Responses for print were limited to 250 words each. The full interview with responses to all questions is online at TheCitizen.com. […]

Senoia Post 1 candidates Eichorst, Malone talk about their visions for the city

Senoia Post 1 candidates Eichorst, Malone talk about their visions for the city

Election season brings election questions, and this year The Citizen posed identical questions via email to the two Senoia council candidates for City Council Post 1, incumbent Chuck Eichorst and challenger Tom Malone (Malone declined to submit a photo). 1. What is your vision for both the council and the city? Chuck Eichorst — “My […]