News Line for Rincon

Rincon OKs warranty, change order for fire station
The city of Rincon has started the one-year warranty period for its newest fire station.
Source: Effingham Herald

Rincon 2013 audit finds two problems
Rincon City Council members were handed their 2013 audit, which pointed out two material weaknesses.
Source: Effingham Herald

A walk in the park
The four fields at the Macomber Park expansion are done, but there is still plenty of work to do on the new phase — and on the older parts of the park.
Source: Effingham Herald

Rincon making changes to alcohol law
The city of Rincon is making a few changes to its alcohol ordinance.
Source: Effingham Herald

Rincon fire station opens on Blue Jay Road
The new station operated by Rincon’s fire department has opened on Blue Jay Road.
Source: Savannah Morning News

Rincon approves Veteran's Day as city holiday
Rincon’s City Council has agreed to add Veteran’s Day as a city holiday for employees.
Source: Savannah Morning News

The places Rincon Police can go, with its new UTV
The Rincon Police Department has a new set of wheels — one that can access areas standard police cars can’t.
Source: Effingham Herald

Rincon to add to planning staff
Rincon may be adding to its city staff in the next few months, after city council members approved a job description for a community development planner.
Source: Effingham Herald

Rincon to add to planning staff
Rincon may be adding to its city staff in the next few months, after city council members approved a job description for a community development planner.
Source: Effingham Herald

Park stretches out
Four brand-new fields will be ready for play later this week at Macomber Park, much to the delight of Rincon city officials.
Source: Effingham Herald

Rincon awards bid for new fire station
Rincon City Council members approved a bid for the planned Blue Jay/McCall road fire station, granting the contract to Nicky Powell Construction on Monday night.
Source: Effingham Herald

Rincon will hire planner
Rincon’s city council has agreed to hire a community development planner.
Source: Savannah Morning News

Developers ask for city’s letter of support
The developers of a planned apartment complex have asked for the city of Rincon’s assistance in securing financing.
Source: Effingham Herald

Rincon annexes 66-acre island in county
The City of Rincon has annexed a 66-acre island in the county at Blue Jay and McCall roads and plans to open a fire station in a metal building that sits on 5 of the acres.
Source: Savannah Morning News

Rincon OKs August country music event at park
Rincon City Council members cleared the way for a country music festival at Freedom Park this August, but they still have to finalize fees and policies for the venue.
Source: Effingham Herald

City says building on annexed land won’t happen soon
Rincon City Council members tried to assure a neighbor of its newly-annexed property that it won’t be home to sprawling new subdivision anytime soon.
Source: Effingham Herald

City talks plans for fire station
Rincon City Council members are expected to hold a zoning hearing at their next meeting on the city’s newly-annexed 66 acres off Blue Jay and McCall roads.
Source: Effingham Herald

10 graduate from Rincon Citizens Police Academy
The mock traffic stop gave Malcom Foy a greater appreciation for what the police do.
Source: Savannah Morning News

City talks plans for fire station
Rincon City Council members are expected to hold a zoning hearing at their next meeting on the city’s newly-annexed 66 acres off Blue Jay and McCall roads.
Source: Effingham Herald

Rincon will annex 65-acre island in Effingham County for fire station
Effingham County commissioners voted 3-2 Tuesday night to allow the City of Rincon to open a fire station on Blue Jay Road and annex the 65 acres surrounding the building.
Source: Savannah Morning News

Rincon council approves tablets purchase
Rincon City Council members are about to get a lot more communication and information power in their hands.
Source: Effingham Herald

Annexation puts delay on county, city fire station
The deal between Effingham County and the city of Rincon to place a fire station off Blue Jay and McCall roads may be delayed.
Source: Effingham Herald

Effingham commissioners delay decision on Blue Jay fire station
Effingham County commissioners delayed decisions about allowing Rincon to build a fire station on Blue Jay Road and annex the property.
Source: Savannah Morning News

Planned Rincon Chick-fil-A clears hurdle
An approved development agreement may help start the work on the highly-anticipated Chick-fil-A in Rincon.
Source: Effingham Herald