Governor Kemp issues statewide Shelter in Place Executive Order

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp issued a statewide Shelter in Place Executive Order on Thursday, April 2, 2020, due to the continued spread of the Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). The Order goes into effect Friday, April 3 at 6:00 p.m. and lasts until 11:59 p.m. on...

Motor vehicle registration deadlines extended

Macon-Bibb County Tax Commissioner S. Wade McCord was notified the Georgia Department of Revenue would be extending motor vehicle registrations expiring on or after March 16, 2020 until Friday, May 15, 2020. Full details from the Department of Revenue are below. The...

Tax Assessor’s Office closed to the public

Deadlines approaching requiring forms by mail The Tax Assessor’s Office is closed to the public until further notice, and they have moved their services online at www.bibbassessors.com. People can find all the information and forms they may need on that site, and...

Departments, offices alter hours & schedules to protect health of employees & community

As the Novel Coronavirus 2019, or COVID-19, spread through Georgia, Macon-Bibb County departments and agencies began planning for how they could change operations to help protect the health of employees and the community, all while maintaining expected and needed...

Mayor Reichert declares local state of emergency for Macon-Bibb County

On Monday, March 23, 2020, Mayor Robert A.B. Reichert announced a local state of emergency for Macon-Bibb County until April 6, 2020, to help slow the spread of the Novel Coronavirus 2019, or COVID-19. That date could be extended with a further order should the need...

EMA, health partners encouraging preventative measures in light of COVID-19 concerns

Macon-Bibb’s emergency management officials, health partners, and other organizations continue to monitor updates regarding the spread of the COVID-19, the new strain of the coronavirus. There have already been several planning meetings and discussions to determine...

ECD Department holding workshop for HOME, CDHO funds

Macon-Bibb's Economic & Community Development Department will hold a Funding Workshop on Thursday, March 5 at 10:00 a.m. in Commission Chamber s in Government Center ( 700 Poplar Street ). The Workshop is for the HOME Investment Partnership Program and the...

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Recap of February 4, 2020 Macon-Bibb Commission Meeting

On February 4, 2020, Rev. Dr. Ralph Hawkins delivered the invocation at the start of the Macon-Bibb County Commission Meeting. Dr. Hawkins is pastor of Northminster Presbyterian Church on Wimbish Road. He began his ministry there in September 2018, having served...

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Tax Commissioner, S. Wade McCord, hosting tax relief seminars

Learn about tax exemptions, payment plans, property tax assessments, and more The Macon-Bibb County Tax Commissioner’s Office is holding a series of tax relief seminars. The next one is Thursday, February 27, from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. in Commission Chambers at Government...

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Macon-Bibb named Tree City of the World

On its annual Arbor Day recognition event, Macon-Bibb announced that it had been named a Tree City of the World by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the Arbor Day Foundation. This international program celebrates cities across all...

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The State of the Community is Vibrant

On February 13, Macon-Bibb County Mayor Robert Reichert gave his 2020 State of the Community speech at the annual event hosted by the Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce. He described the community as “vibrant,” using the word’s definition of “energetic, pulsating with...

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Faith leaders learn how to support community through US Census

Macon-Bibb County’s Complete Count Committee held a forum on Friday, February 14 for faith leaders on how they can help with the upcoming United States Census. Committee members talked about how important it is for everyone in to be counted in the Census, with the...

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Human Resources launches new Facebook page

Macon-Bibb County’s Human Resources Department has launched a new Facebook to let people know of open positions, the benefits that come with employment with the consolidated, highlight the great work of our employees, and what it’s like to live in Macon-Bibb.  ...

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