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Stanton Springs may be home to new Facebook data center–JDA Meeting Tonight

January 23, 2018 According to an article in the Rockdale Citizen: “The JDA is scheduled to meet today at 6 p.m. One item on the agenda is a resolution for a purchase and sale agreement, pre-development agreement and site access … Continue reading

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P&Z DENIES SPECIAL EVENTS ORDINANCE 4-0

December 1, 2017 Thank you to all the people attending the P&Z meeting last night! Last night the P&Z Board denied the Special Events Ordinance 4-0.  (Vice-Chair Lee Holman was out of town.)  There were approximately 30 people attending, including … Continue reading

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SPLOST PASSES

November 7, 2017   SPLOST passes with 10.85% of registered voters voting. FOR–567 AGAINST–328 Total voting 897   Now to see if “all those out of town people” come in and pay for it as  we have been told they … Continue reading

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BOC says SPLOST Tax Is Not An Additional Tax Burden But Don’t Mention Associated Debt Added

October 28, 2017 As of Friday, October 27, only 108 people had voted.  Don’t let 108 people decide to put you in debt and increase your property taxes to maintain the new projects. With a Yes vote on SPLOST you are … Continue reading

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IT’S UP!  BOC UNVEILS NEW WEBSITE

October 9, 2017 Within 2 hours of our post this morning, the old website was inactive with an error received when trying to access it. This afternoon, the new BOC website is up.  Check it out! http://jaspercountyga.org/ This website incorporates … Continue reading

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WILL BEAR CREEK RESERVOIR EVER GO AWAY?

Tomorrow night at 5:30PM in the Newton County Courthouse there will be a Work Session on Bear Creek Reservoir. As the above post states, this project should be DEAD for lack of need.  Newton County has sunk almost $25,000,000 in … Continue reading

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Blog Formatting in Email Version

The blog previously published this evening has several different formatting styles due to pasting copies of the development ordinance. The email you received may have big bold lettering here and there and not where it is intended. Please go directly … Continue reading

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