Monday June 18th, 2018 9:27AM

Marc Eggers

Anchor / Reporter
Marc Eggers
Gainesville budget, millage rate ready for final approval
The Gainesville City Council gave tentative approval at their work session this morning to the proposed FY 2019 budget that was presented to them late last month. The measure will be placed on the agenda for final approval at the council’s voting session on Tuesday.
11:07AM ( 3 days ago )
Major last minute change to 'hot' annexation/zoning request leads to approval
An eleventh hour change (made by the applicant) affecting an annexation request that was tabled last month had staff scrambling Tuesday evening as the Gainesville Planning and Appeals Board met to consider the request.
8:43PM ( 5 days ago )
Hall School Board hears of sweet bus deal on night when millage rate public hearing is delayed
The Hall County School Superintendent knew a good deal when he saw one and now eleven of the system’s oldest and most in-need-of-repair school buses are going on the auction block.
9:00PM ( 6 days ago )
Flowery Branch decides to create ordinance to regulate PTVs
The vote was unanimous Thursday evening as the Flowery Branch City Council decided after 90-minutes of back-and-forth public comment to spend $12,360 to retain a traffic engineer and begin the process of creating an ordinance to govern the use of PTVs.
10:38PM ( 1 week ago )
Portion of downtown Gainesville street to be closed for up to two weeks
Traffic congestion in downtown Gainesville is about to get a little bit worse.
2:01PM ( 1 week ago )
Gainesville budget hearing draws little public comment
Despite a recommendation made last week by Gainesville City Manager Bryan Lackey to increase the General Fund millage rate little public objection surfaced at Tuesday evening’s city council meeting.
8:52PM ( 1 week ago )
Gainesville 2019 budget presented, tax increase included
An increase in the millage rate for Gainesville property owners has been recommended.
3:00PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Hall Planning Commission says 'Good idea; wrong place'
The Hall County Planning Commission recommended denial Monday evening to a rezoning request that would allow for the construction of several outdoor and one indoor soccer fields on Burton Circle near its intersection with Barrett Road.
9:26PM ( 3 weeks ago )
Three community servants honored by Red Elephants
Saturday morning a trio of longtime community servants were feted as the tenth class of honorary diploma recipients.
1:55PM ( 4 weeks ago )
Gainesville-Hall Chamber of Commerce celebrates 110 years (PHOTO GALLERY)
One-hundred-and-ten years ago Hall County was very different: we didn’t have a massive reservoir, an interstate, a poultry industry or a hospital; but what we did have was the very first meeting of a group of local business leaders and merchants determined to pull together and make Hall County business friendly.
11:42PM ( 1 month ago )