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Tax Digest

Posted by on Aug 7, 2019 in News | Comments Off on Tax Digest

Tax Digest

The City Commissioners of the City of Waycross does hereby announce that the millage rate will be set at a meeting to be held at Commission Chambers, 2019 and pursuant to the requirements of O.C.G.A. Section 48-5-32 does hereby publish the following presentation of the current year’s tax digest and levy, along with the history of the tax digest and levy for the past five years.

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City Fire Lanes

Posted by on Jul 3, 2019 in News | Comments Off on City Fire Lanes

City Fire Lanes

On Tuesday, July 2, 2019, the City Commission, after listening to concerns of its citizens, voted to adopt an amended ordinance on Fire Lanes (by law, it will not take effect and be enforced until after its second reading and final approval scheduled for Tuesday, July 16, 2019). Some key elements of the new law will be (new amendments are highlighted):

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Swampfest 2019

Posted by on Mar 12, 2019 in News | Comments Off on Swampfest 2019

Swampfest 2019

WAYCROSS MAIN STREET Swampfest 2019 It’s that time again for the 16th annual Swampfest Friday April 5 & 6 Downtown Waycross Join in the Fun – with NO Entry Fee Live events, music, food plus the usual Swampfest firework display Saturday night     Visit Swampfest...

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PUBLIC NOTICE

Posted by on Feb 28, 2019 in News | Comments Off on PUBLIC NOTICE

PUBLIC NOTICE

The City of Waycross has applied for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Hazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) funding through the Georgia Emergency Management Agency (GEMA) as a sub-grantee.

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Community Work Plan Review

Posted by on Jan 16, 2019 in News | Comments Off on Community Work Plan Review

Community Work Plan Review

The Vision of the Waycross Main Street is “To be a central business core that preserves and protects the past, promotes the present and plans for the future economic success of Downtown Waycross through the 4-Point Approach”.

The Mission of Waycross Main Street is “To revitalize the socio-economic, historically significant, central core of Ware County, through planned economic development, with an emphasis on historic preservation and protection of its existing buildings and structures”.

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2018 Christmas Parade

Posted by on Nov 7, 2018 in News | Comments Off on 2018 Christmas Parade

2018 Christmas Parade

Saturday, December 8, at 6:30 p.m.

Entries are now being accepted for this year’s Waycross Main Street Christmas Parade

If you want to participate this year please complete the entry form and mail to Christmas Parade 2018, PO Drawer 99, Waycross, Georgia 31502 or fax to (912) 287-2946 by December 3, 2018 to be eligible for cash prizes.

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