News Line for Dawsonville

Commissioner questions annexation
A request to annex nearly 37 acres into Dawsonville has one Dawson County commissioner questioning the motives of city leaders.
Source: Dawson Community News

Festival on tap this weekend for music, beer
Be on the lookout for food, drinks and fun this weekend as the downtown area plays host to the second annual Dawsonville Music and Beer Festival.
Source: Dawson Community News

Tanner named ‘Champion of Cities’
The Georgia Municipal Association last week recognized local lawmaker Kevin Tanner with the group's 2014 Champion of Georgia's Cities award.
Source: Dawson Community News

AT&T calling on city
Dawsonville once had just one choice for cable and Internet service, but the choices are rapidly expanding.
Source: Dawson Community News

Council approves budget
The city of Dawsonville has approved a $2.6 million budget for fiscal year 2014-15, though one councilman expressed reservations with the suddenness of a pay increase for city workers.
Source: Dawson News & Advertister

Dawsonville election will stay put in 2015
Dawsonville has decided keep its 2015 municipal election at the Dawson County Board of Elections instead of returning it to city hall.
Source: Dawson News & Advertister

County, city officials to discuss sales tax projects
County and city officials have a joint meeting this afternoon to discuss how revenue should be distributed if voters pass the upcoming special purpose local option sales tax extension in November.
Source: Dawson Community News

With the 2014-15 fiscal year fast approaching, the city of Dawsonville has unveiled its potential operating budget
With the 2014-15 fiscal year fast approaching, the city of Dawsonville has unveiled its potential operating budget
Source: Dawson Community News

City reviews budget, tax
While a budget has not been finalized for the 2014-15 fiscal year, Dawsonville officials remain determined not to levy a city property tax.
Source: Dawson Community News

City looking at land
Dawsonville is working to acquire property between the Municipal Complex and library to use as an activity center and green space.
Source: Dawson Community News