Tag Archives: City of Monticello

RUMORS HAVE IT—ARRESTS AT CITY HALL

July 6, 2018 Rumors were all over town today about the GBI arresting two people at City Hall.  These arrests were supposedly made about two weeks ago, and people are just now talking about it.     In Jasper County, things are … Continue reading

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ANOTHER FARCE BY THE CITY OF MONTICELLO

May 25, 2018 The City of Monticello, pretending everything is on the up and up, ran an ad in the local paper for the position of a “qualified supervisor & foreman for the water and sewer distribution crew.”  Sources tell … Continue reading

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ALERT: The City Could Completely Do Away With City Taxes, Slash Utility Rates or Both

May 9, 2018 According a recent letter to the editor, Mayor Pro Tem Stone Workman stated, “the City could completely do away with City taxes, slash utility rates or both.”  There’s just one catch, the County taxpayers are supposed to … Continue reading

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WHY THE CITY OF MONTICELLO NEEDS A SCAPEGOAT FOR CODE ENFORCEMENT

To really understand how this meeting went, watch the videos below.  It will open your eyes! March 18, 2018 The City Council of Monticello, and in particular Mayor Pro Tem Stone Workman, have been making threats about Code Enforcement for … Continue reading

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CITY OFFICIALS WANT COUNTY TO BUILD A PARKING DECK IN THE CITY

March 14, 2018 If you did not attend the joint BOC/City of Monticello/City of Shady Dale meeting Monday night to discuss how various services are paid for, you missed a glimpse at what goes on behind the scenes. Even though … Continue reading

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WHAT SERVICES WILL THE COUNTY PAY FOR—SERVICE DELIVERY STRATEGY AGREEMENT

February 12, 2018  As this is being written, the BOC is holding a meeting to discuss the “Service Delivery Strategy Agreements.”  This agreement shows what services the County,  City of Monticello, City of Shady Dale, and School Board will provide … Continue reading

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Is the City Threatening the County?

 January 28, 2018 I read last week’s column by Mayor Pro Tem, Stone Workman, and his article seemed to include a threat to the County BOC and the taxpayers (property owners) in the county.  Mr. Workman gives three (3) options … Continue reading

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