Notice of Property Tax Increase

The Macon-Bibb County Board of Commission has tentatively adopted a millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by 24.97 percent. All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearing on this tax increase to be held at the Macon-Bibb County...

Recap of July 17, 2018 Macon-Bibb County Commission Meeting

Pastor Willie Finney, Jr. of Smith Street Baptist Church led the invocation at the July 17 Macon-Bibb County Commission Meeting. That was followed by Larry Howard and Jasmine Martin, members of our local 4H club, leading the crowd in the Pledge of Allegiance. Our...

UGA Football Star signs footballs, helmets to raise money for Animal Welfare

You can help reduce the local stray animal population and increase the capacity at the Animal Welfare Department’s shelter by bidding on one of five footballs signed by former University of Georgia and current Cleveland Browns football player Nick Chubb. He came into...

Mayor Pro Tem Al Tillman begins series of public forums, first held at Lake Tobesofkee

Macon-Bibb County Mayor Pro Tem and District 9 Commissioner Al Tillman will hold a series of four public forums in different areas of the county to provide people with an update on and ask questions about their consolidated government. The first forum will be held at...

Thousands more people using Middle Georgia Regional Airport for passenger service

In the month of June, more passengers than previous months used Middle Georgia Regional Airport (MCN) to fly to Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI) on Contour Airlines or to Biloxi on the weekend charter flight with Sun Country Air. More than 3,000...

Public Hearings on new vacation rentals ordinance, Alcohol Code changes

Commissioner Virgil Watkins has proposed a new Short Term Vacation Rental (STVR) ordinance and revisions to Macon-Bibb County’s Alcohol Code. He and the Commission are hosting public hearings on Thursday, July 19, 2018, to hear from people that could be impacted by or...

Notice of Property Tax Increase

The Macon-Bibb County Board of Commission has tentatively adopted a millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by 24.97 percent. All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearing on this tax increase to be held at the Macon-Bibb County...

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Recap of July 17, 2018 Macon-Bibb County Commission Meeting

Pastor Willie Finney, Jr. of Smith Street Baptist Church led the invocation at the July 17 Macon-Bibb County Commission Meeting. That was followed by Larry Howard and Jasmine Martin, members of our local 4H club, leading the crowd in the Pledge of Allegiance. Our...

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Macon-Bibb recognized nationally for financial reporting

The Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) has awarded Macon-Bibb County a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR) for Fiscal Year 2017 (FY17). According to GFOA, the Certificate of...

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Pedestrian Safety Review Board holding series of safety sessions

The Pedestrian Safety Review Board (PSRB) will begin a series of six sessions on pedestrian safety as part of the On the Move campaign. Each will be held at the Historic Douglass Theatre (355 Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard) from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m., and the first...

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Recreation Department to hold free baseball camp

The Macon-Bibb County Recreation Department and Macon Bacon will hold a free, one-day baseball camp on Saturday, July 14 from 8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at Historic Luther Williams Field. Children ages 8 – 16 will work with Macon Bacon players and staff from the Recreation...

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Recap of July 3, 2018 Macon-Bibb County Commission Meeting

Pastor Jake Hall from Highland Hill Baptist Church delivered the invocation to a packed house at the commission meeting on July 3, 2018. At the meeting, the board voted on several items to amend the approved FY2019 Budget. To see those items, click here. The board...

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