Mayor to announce community cleanup results, next date

Macon-Bibb County and Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful (KMBB) will hold a press conference on Wednesday, April 21, at 2:30 p.m. in Commission Chambers at Government Center (700 Poplar Street). Together, they and several neighborhood representatives will announce the results...

Community members, organizations honored with proclamations

At the Macon-Bibb County Commission Meeting on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, several proclamations were issued recognizing people and organizations in our community.   Commissioner Seth Clark presented a proclamation to Young Buddy Barron to celebrate Mr. Barron’s...

30 in 30 Initiative: The Mayor’s Fight Against Blight

Mayor Lester Miller has made it a mission to waste no in tackling blight throughout Macon-Bibb County. On April 14, Mayor Miller, Commissioners, and several departments held a news conference to announce the 30 in 30 Initiative. This initiative is aimed to demolish 30...

Clean Streets Matter: Community Cleanup a success!

On Saturday, April 10, more than 80 groups and 1,500 people came together to participate in the first Clean Streets Matter Community Cleanup, and it was an overwhelming success. “Thank you, thank you, thank you,” says Mayor Lester Miller. “Our community came together...

Major upgrades at Macon-Bibb County Courthouse

The Macon-Bibb County Courthouse received significant upgrades to lighting, HVAC system, building automation, and electrical infrastructure. While these upgrades may not be visible right away, you will notice a difference walking in, and over time, the County will...

First grader gives money, items to Brookdale Warming Center

First grader at St. Peter Claver School, Jonah McCarthy, pays attention. Not just in the classroom, but in his community. The 6-year-old is observant and knows there are people in his town that need some help, and he specifically wanted to help people at the Brookdale...

Easter Surprise at the Brookdale Warming Center 

"We are making a difference one person at a time." Easter Surprise at the Brookdale Warming Center   On Sunday, April 4, the people, families, and children staying at the Brookdale Warming Center were treated to a surprise of 140 Easter baskets, donuts and snacks...

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Howard Middle students donate to Brookdale Warming Center

On Wednesday, March 31, students from Howard Middle School's FBLA and DECA clubs – along with their advisors, Principal Tony Jones, and Superintendent Dr. Curtis Jones – presented a donation to support the residents of the Brookdale Warming Center. Included in the...

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2,000,000 pounds of debris and trash collected

Community encourage to hold neighborhood cleanups April 10 So far, more than 40 neighborhoods, businesses, organizations, and schools – have signed up to be a part of the Clean Streets Matter community-wide cleanup on Saturday, April 10, and dozens of other people...

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Students honored with national cycling awards

At the Macon-Bibb Commission Meeting on Tuesday, March 16, Mayor Lester Miller and Commissioners honored two student athletes who won national awards for cycling. Richone Jackson (pictured here) and Jaddarious Taylor both received honors from the National...

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April 2021 is School Library Month in Macon-Bibb

Mayor Lester Miller read a proclamation declaring April 2021 “School Library Month” in Macon-Bibb County. The proclamation, which you can read here, outlines the importance of these media centers and their specialists. It goes on to say the School Library Media...

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Second phase of Lake Tobesofkee improvements begins

The second phase of major improvements at Lake Tobesofkee has begun, and Macon-Bibb County celebrated with a groundbreaking ceremony on Wednesday, March 24. The site for the event was where brand new pickleball courts will soon be under construction. You can watch the...

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Convenience Centers to help reduce illegal dump sites 

On Tuesday, March 23, the Mayor and Commissioners toured the current Walker Road Landfill to discuss its closure and a convenience center in Monroe County to see what could eventually replace the landfill. Learn more in this MaconBibbTV video: Commissioners tour...

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