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Friday September 18th, 2020 12:32PM

Marc Eggers

Anchor / Reporter
Marc Eggers
City Manager hints that agreement may be possible before Gainesville exercises Eminent Domain
Time seems to be on the side of all parties involved as the City of Gainesville’s move to exercise Eminent Domain over a property on E.E. Butler Parkway was tabled Tuesday evening, once again, by the city council.
6:47PM ( 3 months ago )
Registering new students presents challenge to Hall County school leaders
Hall County schools are readying for the start of the 2020/2021 school, not sure what the future holds, even as they grapple with the unprecedented closure of the 2019/2020 school year.
7:30PM ( 3 months ago )
Gainesville City Manager expects full millage rate roll back for FY21 budget
A little bit of good news came out of this morning’s Gainesville City Council work session: one element of the next property tax bill sent out by the city will not increase the amount the city collects.
10:33AM ( 4 months ago )
Hall commissioners table issue because of online-challenge facing applicant
While online meetings have greatly assisted Hall County leaders in executing the business of the county, in one case the use of technology is actually the reason an item of business before the Hall County Commission needed to be tabled.
10:00PM ( 4 months ago )
Hall County leaders announce plans to reopen government to the public
Hall County leaders released details Monday afternoon of plans to reopen county government after more than seven weeks of severely scaled-down operation.
4:40PM ( 4 months ago )
Rezoning request for large Braselton apartment complex delayed until June
A last minute request to table a rezoning application by a local developer means it will be another month before members of the Hall County Planning Commission hear plans for a 350-unit apartment complex near Braselton.
6:10PM ( 4 months ago )
Gainesville residents asked to facilitate trash collection service; new wheeled container offered by city
The Gainesville City Council received an update on how non-emergency city services were faring after six weeks of operating under the pall of COVID-19 restrictions, including some “silver lining” items.
12:19PM ( 4 months ago )
Hall County BOE approves HS graduation schedule
The Hall County Board of Education gave unanimous approval tonight to a schedule for high school graduation exercises. Included in the schedule is a planned informal on-campus weekend later in the summer for graduating seniors to say their goodbyes to both classmates and school staff.
8:00PM ( 4 months ago )
Local business finds way to host bass tournament while being socially-distant
Sunrise was still over an hour away, yet the parking lot at Hammonds Fishing Center in Forsyth County was well-illuminated Wednesday morning by the headlights of over a dozen pickup trucks, each with a bass boat in tow.
5:00AM ( 4 months ago )
Extra pay okayed for frontline Hall County employees
The Hall County Commission gave unanimous approval Tuesday evening to hazard compensation for county employees who have an increased exposure risk for contracting COVID-19 as they fulfill their normal job requirements.
8:52PM ( 4 months ago )