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3 area boards listed at risk of losing state funds

A list of nearly 600 city and county government agencies in jeopardy of losing access to millions of dollars in state loans and grants for failing to comply with a section of Georgia's anti-illegal-immigration law doesn't include local governments in Hall County.

September 19, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


County hires engineer for industrial park

Officials planning a new industrial park in Hall County have secured an engineer to design the infrastructure in the park and for its first tenant, the Georgia Poultry Laboratory.

September 19, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Judge awards Lutz legal fees in failed recall

A judge has awarded Craig Lutz attorney's fees in his challenge of a petition to recall his election to the Hall County Board of Commissioners last year.

September 18, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Government kitchen to be used by teens with disabilities

In terms of tax dollars or government revenues, it wasn't a major vote.

September 18, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Gainesville City Council OKs expenditures

Gainesville City Council on Tuesday approved an expenditure of $265,000 by the Public Utilities Department to cover the cost of new water meters this year. Council also approved a $129,089.50 purchase of a truck-mounted asphalt patcher. Each expenditure will come from the department's capital improvements fund.

September 18, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Gainesville officials, businesses remain optimistic on future of Midtown

The gleaming white pedestrian bridge spanning Gainesville's Jesse Jewell Parkway doesn't seem to fit in with the architectural landscape of 1980s-era brown brick government buildings.

September 15, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Bank forecloses on Hall commissioner’s property

A bank has filed for foreclosure on a property owned by the soon-to-be senior member of the Hall County Board

September 15, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Latino group slams Gainesville’s voting setup

The Georgia Association of Latino Elected Officials is making its disdain for Gainesville's at-large voting system for City Council official.

September 14, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Hall County commissioners OK Free Chapel parking deal

Hall County's Board of Commissioners on Thursday approved an agreement with Free Chapel that trades weekend parking availability at the government center for access to the church's McEver Road driveway.

September 13, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Gainesville gets lower-than-expected interest rate for jail purchase bond

Gainesville City Council members agreed Thursday to issue a bond that will allow them to purchase the Hall County Jail on Main Street with a 2.5 percent interest rate.

September 13, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Poverty rate holds steady

Median household income in the United States declined by 1.5 percent from 2010 to 2011 to $50,054, but poverty levels barely budged, according to data released by the U.S. Census Bureau on Wednesday.

September 12, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Winder judge to hear Eugene Moon's election complaint

A judge from Winder will hear a Hall County candidate's complaint against the Board of Elections next week.

September 12, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Gainesville honors public safety personnel on 9/11 anniversary

The attacks on the United States 11 years ago changed the face of America, Georgia Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle said Tuesday morning in a prayer breakfast for local law enforcement.

September 11, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


The Local Agenda: Waste chief's departure leaves county scrambling

Hall County's former Solid Waste Manager Cary Lawler has moved on.

September 11, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


Hall County, Free Chapel to swap parking for easement

County officials have plans for the new Hall County Government Center that don't stop at housing government employees.

September 11, 2012 | Ashley Fielding | Local


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