COMMUNITY NEWS

Staff Spotlight: Fire Station #7

Staff Spotlight: Fire Station #7

Each week we highlight one member of our team#TeamMaconBibb who has gone above and beyond for their department and our community. This week, we are highlighting more than one person. Instead, join us in celebrating We’re highlighting the team at Macon-Bibb County Fire...

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Fire Prevention Week in Macon-Bibb 

Fire Prevention Week in Macon-Bibb 

Our Fire Department held a celebration event on October 5 at Headquarters to mark the start of Fire Prevention Week. It’s observed every year at the beginning of October to educate everyone about Fire Safety, remind them to get a working smoke detector, and to bring...

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Fire Department Rookie of the Year Announced 

Fire Department Rookie of the Year Announced 

  At the October 5 Fire Prevention Week event, Interim Fire Chief Shane Edwards announced that firefighter Jordan Bonbrake is this year’s Rookie of the Year. He’s with Station 3 and was caught by surprise with the award. “I didn’t even know this award existed! I’ve...

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Staff Spotlight: Sheila Griggs 

Staff Spotlight: Sheila Griggs 

This week, we’re shining our Staff Spotlight on Legal Assistant Sheila Griggs for her tremendous work ethic throughout the years. Griggs was born and raised in Muskegon, Michigan and moved to Macon-Bibb County in 2010. She started working for the City of Macon as a...

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RFQ issued for new amphitheater

RFQ issued for new amphitheater

On Monday, October 4, Macon-Bibb County issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for qualified Design-Build teams interested in providing professional design and constructions services for the new amphitheater planned for the Macon Mall. “This area of our community...

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MVP holds focus group for domestic abuse survivors

MVP holds focus group for domestic abuse survivors

Macon Violence Prevention (MVP) hosted a focus group session on September 23 facilitated by Crisis Line & Safe House of Central Georgia and Macon Mental Health Matters (MMHM). The purpose of this meeting was to hear from domestic violence survivors about their...

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