ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal has appointed John Breakfield, a Gainesville attorney, to the State Properties Commission (SPC).<br />
Breakfield, who lives in Flowery Branch, is the managing partner of Breakfield & Associates, Attorneys.<br />
The commission is responsible for the acquisition and disposition of all State owned real property and all real property interests. Additionally, SPC provides leasing assistance to State entities in the location of State owned or commercially owned space.
Budgetary discipline and slightly higher property appraisals mean no change to the Gainesville property millage rates. Abundant rainfall and tightening water management regulations mean a name change for the city’s Public Utilities Department.
Gov. Nathan Deal has signed two bills that remove barriers to dual enrollment participation by struggling students with no plans to attend college and also those youngsters who are excelling in high school.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans controlling Congress Wednesday unveiled a budget plan for the upcoming year and beyond, setting up a confrontation with President Barack Obama over his signature health c...