Flowery Branch planner James Riker will be leaving his role as that city's planning and development expert for the same job in Duluth.
Flowery Branch City Councilman Joe Anglin requested the city attorney's assurance Thursday night that there are safeguards against abuse of power by a mayor or council members during a state of emergency.
The start of demolition at a downtown Flowery Branch site is ushering in a new era in the city's revitalization, Mayor Mike Miller said.
Flowery Branch City Council members Thursday night voted to grant Mayor Mike Miller sole authority to declare a local emergency.
Flowery Branch City Council members Thursday approved acquisition of a combined 2.72-acre land parcel in a move questioned by a current Hall County commissioner and former council member.
BUFORD - City of Buford Planning and Zoning board members gave the OK to a motion Tuesday night to annex into the city and rezone approximately 82 acres in Hall County situated along Frazier Road and abutting Interstate 985, accessible by Golden Parkway in Buford.
The Civil War had ended the previous year when parishioners from two Flowery Branch churches sat together and discussed the merging of their respective parishes.
Redevelopment of the Flowery Branch historic city center is a step closer after a group of government officials last week approved threeproject-related proposals.