The Dawson County Board of Commissioners placed a moratorium on sign permits last week following a decision to settle a lawsuit with a marketing company wanting to set up billboards on Ga. 400.
Sometimes the voice answering a 911 call can mean the difference between life and death.
Margie Weaver was not looking forward to the July 16 Dawson County commission meeting.
The G.L. Pete Gilleland chambers at city hall
Dawson County is weighing whether to settle a lawsuit with a marketing company that wants to set up billboards along a main traffic corridor.
The G.L. Pete Gilleland Chambers at City Hall
Dawson County Emergency Services recently welcomed a new member to its family, Fire Station 8.
Angry parents tossed from youth league games don't have much to worry about at Dawson County parks.
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Dawson County officials plan to appoint a new county surveyor rather than holding a costly special election in November.
The Dawsonville City Council adopted its 2009/2010 budget at a special called meeting Monday.
Dawson County residents now have the opportunity to save up to 20 percent on their prescription drug costs.
A $1,000 grant from the local Wal-Mart will benefit dental health needs for children in the community without dental care.
The G.L. Pete Gilleland Chambers at city hall
The Dawsonville City Council is expected to adopt its 2009/2010 budget at a special called meeting at 4 p.m. Monday at city hall.
All but one of the subdivisions in Dawsonville has cleaned up its retention pond over the past month at the request of the city, officials said, with the lone holdout possibly requiring further action. "We've had reported to our street department and to the mayor numerous problems with the retention pond at the Howser Mill subdivision," City Attorney Dana Miles told council members during their meeting Monday night.
County commissioners voted last week to officially close two roads that were impacted by summer flooding until a time when funds are available to make repairs. In separate unanimous actions, commissioners agreed that it would better serve the county to close Etowah River Road and Hubbardsville Circle than to legally abandon the two.
Dawson County has a new assistant registrar to help out with elections. Chief Registrar Glenda Ferguson announced that, starting Monday, long-time county employee Rachelle Thurmond would be taking the place left by former Assistant Registrar Karen Armstrong.