Recreation Department hires Interim Tennis Manager

The Macon-Bibb Recreation Department has hired Bobby Walker as its Interim Tennis Manager. In this role, he will be responsible for managing the centers and pro shops, establishing programs (including one for students after school), and serving as a liaison with the...

Tax Commissioner to make initial and renewal alcohol, business, and privilege license processes easier, more efficient

In an ongoing effort to improve the efficiency of the consolidated government and make accessing services easier for the public and businesses, the Bibb County Tax Commissioner’s Office is in the process of assuming responsibility for alcohol, business, and privilege...

House demolitions part of Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park expansion

On Wednesday, September 23, Macon-Bibb County and partners held a press conference to mark the demolition of two blighted structures and the conveyance of three properties to the National Park Service for the expansion of the Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park....

Fire Department to hold Fire Safety Awareness demonstration, press conference

The Macon-Bibb County Fire Department wants to make sure you, your family, and your neighborhood stay safe as we head into cooler weather! On Wednesday, September 30, at 10:00 a.m., at the Fire Training Complex (5520 Tinker Drive), the Fire Safety Education team will...

Crews respond overnight to keep Macon-Bibb safe during severe weather

Overnight from Wednesday to Thursday, September 16-17, 2020, the remnants of Hurricane Sally came across Macon-Bibb County, dropping nearly 6 inches of rain and bringing gusts of wind up to 38 mph. Working with the dispatchers at the E-911 Center, crews from the...

PPE distribution at Recreation Centers now five days per week

The Macon-Bibb County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) and Recreation Department continues to give free Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to people at all ten recreation centers Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (or until supplies run out that day)....

Government hours, trash collection changes for 2020 Labor Day

Labor Day is Monday, September 7, 2020. Government Offices and Courts will be closed, but emergency services will remain active. That includes E911, the Sheriff's Office, the Fire Department, and the Emergency Management Agency. Trash collection and Solid Waste hours...

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Television show filming Downtown on Sunday

The production company Morning Bee, Inc., will film scenes Downtown Sunday for the show being filmed at the Centreplex. There will be intermittent traffic closures on Poplar Street from 5th to 7th Streets from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and Carolyn Crayton Park (formally...

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Walker Road Landfill reopens to the public

Yard, bulk was collection continues The Solid Waste Department has reopened the Walker Road Landfill (327 Lower Poplar Street) as crews were able to return to work. It is open to the public Monday through Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Material not accepted at...

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Macon-Bibb employees to help provide free masks to people

Beginning the week of Monday, August 30, employees with the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office, Public Works Department, and Parks & Beautification Department will have face masks in their vehicles to give people who are not wearing one. Nearly 25,000 face masks are...

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Free mask, glove giveaway continuing for third week

On Monday, August 24, the Recreation Department and Emergency Management Agency will starts its third week giving free trifold surgical face masks and gloves to people to help slow the spread of COVID-19 and protect Middle Georgia. In the two weeks of distribution,...

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August 18, 2020 Commission Meeting Recap

Macon-Bibb County Commissioners met via Zoom for the regularly scheduled meetings on Tuesday, August 18. You can watch the meeting here. Old Business:     Commissioners approved reallocating $200,000 in voter-approved Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax...

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Macon-Bibb County continuing PPE distribution Monday

• Free gloves now available • The Recreation Department and Emergency Management Agency will continue giving free trifold surgical face masks and gloves on Monday, August 17. In the first week of distribution, 37,977 masks and 24,180 gloves were given to people....

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