News Line for Cordele

Cordele Main Street receives accreditation
The Cordele Main Street program has been designated as an accredited National Main Street Program for meeting the commercial district revitalization performance standards set by the National Main Street Center, a subsidiary of the National Trust for Historic Preservation
Source: Cordele Dispatch

City OKs its FY 2014-15 budget without a millage increase
City commissioners unanimously approved Tuesday night a FY2014-15 budget of $22,704,534 — an allocation that almost mirrors the $22,696,085 budget passed four days earlier by county commissioners.
Source: Cordele Dispatch

City approves new contract with county for housing its prisoners
At an increased cost of $6 per day per inmate, city commissioners gave approval at their bi-monthly meeting Tuesday night to its new jail services contract with the county and sheriff’s department.
Source: Cordele Dispatch

Cordele City Commissioners get GDOT update on roads
Meeting in regular session, city commissioners received an update Tuesday night on the four-year status of Georgia Department of Transportation projects currently in the hopper for the city and county.
Source: Cordele Dispatch

City's aid sought in battle against under-age alcohol sales
The top local lawmen came before Cordele City Commission members Tuesday to give both a follow-up and a preview of plans to continue their battle against under-age alcohol sales.
Source: Cordele Dispatch

City Commission reports TSPLOST revenue down in first quarter of 2014
TSPLOST revenue collections continued to be down in the first quarter of 2014, and as the result so are funds the City of Cordele would have received.
Source: Cordele Dispatch

Cordele City Commission hears safety concerns, requests to rename streets
Concerned citizen Danny Jones addressed safety issues in his neighborhood at Tuesday’s Cordele City Commission meeting.
Source: Cordele Dispatch