COMMUNITY NEWS

Macon-Bibb promoting  Christmas Tree recycling

Macon-Bibb promoting Christmas Tree recycling

Keep Macon-Bibb Beautiful will hold its annual “Bring One for the Chipper” program, which recycles Christmas trees, on Saturday, January 8, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the open field near the corner of Riverside Drive and Spring Street. Those who bring an...

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Storm Scoop: The Battle of Snow and Ice

Storm Scoop: The Battle of Snow and Ice

  As we deal with lower temperatures this winter season, we want to remind you to be prepared if snow and ice ever appears in our community. Make sure you have your disaster kit ready with extra water, flashlights, batteries, non-perishable foods, and other...

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Staff Spotlight: Carl Crump and Gloria Dwight

Staff Spotlight: Carl Crump and Gloria Dwight

This week, we are shining our Staff Spotlight on two people who work hard to make City Hall and other County buildings look their best. Carl Crump is our Facilities Maintenance Manager, overseeing a dozen maintenance workers in the County. Crump, who was born and...

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100 houses down in #BlightFight, plenty more to go

100 houses down in #BlightFight, plenty more to go

As we start the new year, our Code Enforcement crews and other departments are working hard to take down more blighted and dangerous houses in our community. The goal is not only to keep Macon-Bibb looking great, but to make it a safer place to live. On Wednesday,...

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Yard & bulk waste collection week ahead

Yard & bulk waste collection week ahead

Ryland Environmental is continuing its transition to the new solid waste collection company for all Macon-Bibb County, and this past week, they were finishing up delivery of the new trash (red) and recycling (blue) carts while emptying all other carts on the curb to...

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Trash Talk: Ryland takes over

Trash Talk: Ryland takes over

  Ryland Environmental has officially taken over all solid waste services in Macon-Bibb County. Trucks rolled out on Monday, January 3 to pick up trash, recycling, yard debris, and bulk waste in every part of the County. Most of the new trash and recycling carts...

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