2022 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration

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Another pool, splash pad to open Saturday

Another pool, splash pad to open Saturday

These past summer days have been HOT! If you need to cool down, you now have a couple more options in our community. Starting Saturday, June 18, the pool at the Frank Johnson Recreation Center will be open in addition to the other pools at Delores A. Brooks, Booker T....

Staff Spotlight: Tim Adside

Staff Spotlight: Tim Adside

Tim Adside takes pride in being a go-to guy. From safety repairs to landscaping to keeping our streets clean, he’s ready for anything, and that’s why he’s our Staff Spotlight this week.    Tim’s professional life started with a stint at the old Crown Plaza hotel while...

Code Enforcement Officers deputized by Sheriff

Code Enforcement Officers deputized by Sheriff

On Friday, June 17, nine Code Enforcement officers were deputized by Sheriff David Davis during a swearing in ceremony at the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Law Enforcement Center.  The officers have already gone through law enforcement training and have been Peace...

Free golf classes for kids at Bowden Golf Course

Free golf classes for kids at Bowden Golf Course

Time for your tots to tee up! Historic Bowden Golf Course, along with the PGA Junior League, is offering a FREE golf camp for kids. There will be an orientation at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, June 27, at Bowden (3111 Millerfield Road). The program is open to all children in...

Blight Fight passes 180th demolition

Blight Fight passes 180th demolition

Our crews have been extra busy this week removing dangerous and dilapidated buildings in our community.  The week started with Southern Equipment removing two blighted houses at 1164 Spartan Street and 554 Central Avenue on Monday. The following day, Waste Bucket took...

Former school converted to Senior Living Center

Former school converted to Senior Living Center

On Thursday, June 16, local officials including Mayor Lester Miller, Commissioners, and the Historic Macon Foundation held a ceremonial ribbon cutting to officially open the Alexander IV Senior Living Center.  “This has been a beloved school and facility for a long...

Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful holding two cleanups this weekend

Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful holding two cleanups this weekend

If you’re looking for a way to give back to your community on the Day of Action, you can take part in two community cleanups.   The first is part of United Way of Central Georgia’s Day of Action on Saturday, June 18. Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful (KMBB) members and other...

Irving Tissue and Macon Bacon partner in green initiative

Irving Tissue and Macon Bacon partner in green initiative

The Macon Bacon and Irving Tissue are working together to make our community greener! On Friday, June 10, they planted 20 trees, with help from our Parks and Beautification Department, at West Macon Park (5018 West Macon Park Drive).   It’s all part of an...