News Line for Mount Airy

Mt. Airy investing in children with playground upgrades
Mt. Airy Town Park soon will have more options for young children.
Source: Access North Georgia

Municipalities agree HMC debt takes SPLOST priority
A joint county/cities meeting March 25 saw across the board consensus Habersham Medical Center should be the recipient of funding from the proposed Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax VI.
Source: Northeast Georgian

Mt. Airy, Tallulah Falls, Cornelia projects focus of Archway meeting
Restoring the Mt. Airy schoolhouse, building a bridge over Tallulah Falls Lake and a market analysis of the downtown Cornelia area were the focus of presentations heard by the Archway Partnership Executive Committee during its regular meeting Dec. 4.
Source: Northeast Georgian

Failed SPLOST results in $3/month hike in Mt. Airy water rates
Citing the failure by Habersham County residents to renew the 1-cent Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax, the Mt. Airy Town Council voted Monday night to increase water rates in the town.
Source: Access North Georgia

Election changes political scene in some municipalities
Municipal elections produced a mixed bag of a little bit old, a little bit new across the county.
Source: Northeast Georgian

Local candidates respond to issues
To prepare voters for the upcoming Nov. 5 election, The Northeast Georgian submitted issue-based questions to candidates in contested municipal elections. In addition to responses, individuals were invited to share biographical information.
Source: Northeast Georgian