Sheridan Construction joins #CleanStreetsMatter initiative

    Sheridan Construction joined the new Clean Streets Matter initiative by cleaning up a very large illegal dump site along Schofield Lane near their offices. A crew from Sheridan used their equipment to fill up four 40-yard dumpsters with furniture, trash,...

Earth Day Festival moved to September 

The Macon-Bibb County Green Team is rescheduling its annual “Earth Day Festival” to September 22, 2021 in Tattnall Square Park from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. (It was originally slated to take place in April.) The Festival is being rescheduled due to an abundance of caution...

Macon-Bibb E911 Team donates items to Brookdale Warming Center

  The Macon-Bibb E911 Department is gathering items for the Warming Center. The team dropped off their first round this week. it included toothpaste, body wash, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, menstrual supplies, and more.  E911 Director Shandel Graham says...

“The Warming Center doesn’t just mean the heat…it means the heart.” 

Brookdale Warming Center receives $35k donations, will remain open through June from MaconBibbTV on Vimeo. On Tuesday, February 22, Mayor Lester Miller announced the Brookdale Warming Center would remain open an additional 60 days to continue serving people in need of...

Industrial Authority presents new strategic plan 

  The Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority (MBCIA) presented a comprehensive strategic plan to its stakeholders in a board meeting this afternoon, culminating a six-month planning effort in partnership with VisionFirst Advisors.  The plan, a tooth-to-tail...

Clean Streets Matter: Crews surpass a MILLION pounds of trash and debris cleared

  In the fifth week, departments surpassed 1,000,000 pounds of illegal dump debris and 500,000 pounds of yard waste collected from neighborhoods as part of the Clean Streets Matter initiative. To get to those milestones, crews cleaned up 262,070 pounds from 16...

Georgia Farm Bureau donates $5,000 to Brookdale Warming Center

On Wednesday, February 3, the Georgia Farm Bureau donated $5,000 to Macon-Bibb County to support the residents of the Brookdale Warming Center. To watch a video of the announcement and donation, click here. "People who experience homelessness go through all types of...

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Recap of January 19, 2021 Commission Meeting

The Macon-Bibb County Board of Commissioners met for its regularly-scheduled meeting on Tuesday, January 19, 2021. You can view the full agenda here. That link will also direct you to past meeting agendas, and future ones once they’re posted.  At this week’s meeting,...

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