Wi-Fi Macon launched downtown

A ceremony held in downtown Macon on Monday, November 18 celebrated the launch of Wi-Fi Macon, a free wireless internet service now being offered along Poplar Street. Wi-Fi Macon is a project of Middle Georgia State University’s (MGA) School of Computing, in...

Registration open for subsequent tax sale

S. Wade McCord, Macon-Bibb County Tax Commissioner, says 125 properties have been selected for The Subsequent Tax Sale/Auction scheduled for May 5, 2020. These are the properties which failed to sell at an earlier tax sale.  The starting opening bid for these...

Thanksgiving office hours and trash collection

Macon-Bibb County Government Offices will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 28 and the next day, Friday, November 29. Emergency services will all remain active. Macon-Bibb County Solid Waste and Advanced Disposal will be picking up trash, yard waste,...

Recap of November 19, 2019 Macon-Bibb Commission Meeting

At the Macon-Bibb County Commission Meeting on November 19, 2019, Pastor Roy Wesley, Sr. from New Zion Baptist Church led the invocation. Pastor Roy is married to Marjorie Flowers Wesley and they have two sons who have given them two daughters, and four...

Recap of November 5, 2019 Macon-Bibb Commission Meeting

At the Macon-Bibb County Commission Meeting on November 5, 2019, Pastor Marshall Tripp of Tremont Temple Baptist Church delivered the invocation. Marshall “Tripp” Mabry, III, is the Senior Pastor of Tremont Temple Baptist Church in Macon, GA. A duly consecrated...

Macon-Bibb, Chamber of Commerce celebrate Eisenhower Business Improvement District

Business owners, Macon-Bibb County leaders, and the Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce will celebrate the work of the Eisenhower Business Improvement District (EBID) with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Wednesday, November 20, at 10:00 a.m. at the Chik-Fil-A on Eisenhower...

Recreation employees recognized by state organization

  Four employees in the Recreation Department recently earned top recognitions for District 6 of the Georgia Recreation & Parks Association (GRPA). They were recognized for a specific event, as well as local programming and involvement in the community and...

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Jeremy Webb named Georgia’s Fire Educator of the Year

The Georgia State Firefighters Association (GSFA) has recently recognized Macon-Bibb’s Fire Safety Educator Jeremy Webb for being selected as the recipient of the 2019 Educator of the Year. In his role with Macon-Bibb Webb goes to schools, public meetings, businesses,...

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Recap of October 1, 2019 Commission Meeting

At the Macon-Bibb County Commission Meeting on Tuesday, October 1, 2019, Pastor Garry Goodin delivered the prayer. Pastor Goodin has been the Executive Director for the Mid-State Baptist Association since 2013. For over 60 years, the Mid-State Baptist Association of...

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Landfill closure Friday

Macon-Bibb County’s Walker Road Landfill will be closed Friday, October 11, for several hours as Georgia Power changes out a transformer and pole in the area. This work will cut power to the scale house, meaning material coming into the landfill cannot be weighed and...

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Public invited to Vision Zero Action Plan Workshop

The public is invited to the Pedestrian Safety Review Board’s Vision Zero Action Plan Workshop on Wednesday, October 16 from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. in Commission Chambers in Government Center (700 Poplar Street).   “Our goal is to reduce the number of pedestrian...

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New Welcome to Macon! mural at airport

New mural installed at Middle Georgia Regional Airport All photos courtesy of Mary Beth Wood Photography. Visitors to Macon-Bibb County and the region flying into Middle Georgia Regional Airport are now being greeted by a new 224 square foot mural along one wall. “Hi!...

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Another movie filming in Downtown Macon-Bibb

Another movie production, this one currently being called "Blue Bayou," will be prepping, shooting, and wrapping out in Downtown Macon-Bibb from September 28 at 7:00 a.m. through Thursday October 4, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Filming will occur on Tuesday, October 1 from 7:00...

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