Splash the heat away: Macon-Bibb Pools Open May 25!

The Recreation Department will begin opening its public pools for the summer beginning Memorial Day Weekend. Four of the pools will open on Saturday, May 25, from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. and will begin the full summer schedule on Tuesday, May 28. The cost to get into...

Macon Bar Association names District Attorney David Cooke as 2019 Lawyer of the Year

From District Attorney David Cooke's Office: District Attorney David Cooke and Macon-Bibb County School-Justice Partnership Coordinator Tajalyn Woodruff were honored during the Macon Bar Association’s annual Law Day program. Cooke was the recipient of the bar...

Memorial Day hours & trash/recycling collection schedule

All Macon-Bibb County Government Offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. Emergency services will remain operational. Solid Waste and recycling Collection will be delayed one day, so services will run Tuesday through Saturday. Bulk yard...

Recap of May 21, 2019 Commission Meeting

At the Macon-Bibb County Commission Meeting on May 21, 2019, Pastor John Herring of Glorious Hope Church delivered the invocation. He was also recognized with a proclamation for his efforts in our community. You can watch that proclamation presentation at the 13:45...

Departments compete in annual Employee Wellness Day

As part of Public Works Appreciation Week, Macon-Bibb County will host its Public Works, Parks & Beautification, Engineering, Vehicle Maintenance, and Facilities Management Departments at Lake Tobesofkee’s Sandy Beach Park ( 6880 Moseley Dixon Road ) for a day of...

Part of 2nd Street closed for resurfacing

The blocks of Second Street between Poplar and Pine Streets are closed for approximately two weeks so that the asphalt can be ground down and the road resurfaced. There will also be new storm drainage installed and new crosswalks painted. During this time, access will...

Macon-Bibb IT earns three state awards

At its annual conference in early May, Georgia GMIS honored Macon-Bibb County Information Technology (MBIT) projects and employees with three state awards. Earning recognition were the MaconInsights Data Academy Project with the Best Practices Award, Jeff Griffin with...

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Commissioner Elaine Lucas earns state certification

At the annual ACCG Lifelong Learning Academy, Commissioner Elaine Lucas earned her statewide Certification as a County Commissioner after completing all the necessary courses. Her fellow Commissioners recognized her accomplishment at their May 6 Meeting. Commissioner...

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New section of Arrowhead Bike Trail opening

Macon-Bibb County celebrated the newest section of bike trails at Arrowhead Park ( 2800 Arrowhead Drive ) with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Wednesday, April 24. “Lake Tobo has so much to offer our entire community and region, and this is something our biking community...

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Time to apply for the Georgia Civic Awareness Program

SUMMARY The Georgia Civic Awareness Program for Students (GCAPS) was developed by the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) to address the need for increased civic involvement and awareness among the state’s youth and engage them to become the next...

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