Macon Transit providing rides to Brookdale Warming Center from Downtown

List of needed items updated The Macon-Bibb County Transit Authority (MTA) has joined multiple community agencies in providing people a warm and safe place to stay at the Brookdale Warming Center. They will offer free rides to the Center from the Historic Macon...

Motor vehicle services to be temporarily suspended for statewide technology upgrade

The Georgia Department of Revenue is closing its motor vehicle application and tag and title system from January 13-18, 2021 in order to complete a technology upgrade to DRIVES, or Driver Record and Integrated Vehicle Enterprise System. During this time, customers...

Mayor Miller signs Executive Order to address the spread of COVID-19

On Friday, January 8, 2021, Macon-Bibb County Mayor Lester M. Miller signed an Executive Order to enact immediate actions to help slow the spread of COVID-19 in the community. “We are seeing an increasing number of cases of COVID-19 every day, and I am very concerned...

Macon-Bibb, partners announce effort to help families in need, homeless during cold months

Macon-Bibb County’s consolidated government and multiple community agencies have joined together to open the Brookdale Warming Center, a facility that will provide for families in need and people who are homeless with a warm and safe place to stay. The Warming Center...

Parks & Beautification Director Mike Glisson recognized as Tree STAR

The Georgia Tree Council has recognized our Parks & Beautification Director Michael Glisson as a STAR! He’s in the inaugural class of the Georgia Tree Council STARs. The list recognizes up-and-coming leadership in our state, those under age 40, who’ve demonstrated...

New fee schedule for Solid Waste collection

The Commission approved a new fee schedule for collection of waste which isn’t part of typical route pickups. The fees will also be utilized as fines for those who leave debris and waste in the County rights-of-way. The goals are to create cleaner neighborhoods, and...

New fee schedule for Solid Waste collection

The Commission approved a new fee schedule for collection of waste which isn’t part of typical route pickups. The fees will also be utilized as fines for those who leave debris and waste in the County rights-of-way. The goals are to create cleaner neighborhoods, and...

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Bass Road bridge reopens

The Bass Road bridge over the railroad between Rivoli Drive and Forsyth Avenue reopened to vehicular traffic on Tuesday afternoon, December 15. It had been closed since the previous Thursday so the guardrail could be repaired after it was damaged in an automobile...

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2020 Macon-Bibb Holiday Office Hours and Solid Waste Collection

The Macon-Bibb County Government wants to make sure its employees are able to celebrate safely with family this holiday season. For that reason, Government offices will be closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, and New Year’s Day.  That excludes...

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Fire Chief Marvin Riggins retires after 41+ years of service 

The Macon-Bibb County Fire Department hosted two days of events to honor Chief Marvin Riggins as he retires after more than 41 years of distinguished service. The opening ceremony was held at Headquarters Fire Station on Wednesday, December 16, and it can be watched...

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