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  1. Blight demolitions on Wise Avenue to make way for multi-purpose fieldRead the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | 13WMAZ.com

    Macon-Bibb County continued its attack on blight on Monday, March 20, by demolishing nine houses on Wise Avenue. This was the first phase of demolitions to clear that area to make way for a new multipurpose field to serve the Pleasant Hill neighborhood.

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  2. Variety show to feature community leaders, benefit youth commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    The 2017 Taste of Macon-Bibb Follies is slated for April 8 at the Historic Douglass Theater. There will be reception at 6:30 p.m. followed by the show at 7 p.m. The variety show will feature performances from Mayor Robert Reichert, some of our commissioners, local leaders, fire department officials and more! It's all to benefit the Macon-Bibb County Youth Commission.

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  3. Central City Park's new Skate Park dubbed 'the coolest place in Macon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    Whether you're a skater or not, you've got to admit our new skate park is pretty cool. Commissioner Larry Schlesinger says he doesn't plan on doing an kickflips off the rails anytime soon, but he did declare this park to be "the coolest place in Macon."

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  4. What do you want to see in Rosa Parks Square? Share your thoughts in public forumRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    Macon-Bibb County, the Macon-Bibb County Urban Development Authority , and design firm HGOR will hold the third and final public meeting for the future design of Rosa Parks Square on Tuesday, March 28, in Commission Chambers in Government Center at 6:00 p.m. At this forum, HGOR will unveil the proposed design for Rosa Parks Square, and seek final feedback. "This park sits at the heart of Macon-Bibb's civic infrastructure and its design is critical to the future improvements of Downtown life," says UDA Executive Director Alex Morrison.

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  5. Parks & Recreation needs your feedbackRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    How do you utilize our parks and recreation centers? What would you like to see in them? Our Parks & Recreation Department wants to hear from you! They're conducting a survey of Macon-Bibb County residents to determine what needs are already met, what's needed, and what changes could benefit the entire community. You can fill out the survey by clicking this link .

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  6. Neighborhood to use old Boy Scout hut in Henry Burns ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    The building in the picture above may be familiar to many of you - it housed Boy Scout Troop #5 starting in 1932. It's been empty for a while, but now a neighborhood association will be responsible for upkeep and use.

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  7. Increasingly Enlightened: Mayor Reichert outlines vision for the future in annual addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    At the Greater Macon Chamber of Commerce's 2017 State of the Community Luncheon, Macon-Bibb Mayor Robert Reichert spoke to the crowd of leaders, officials, and business professionals about how bright the future is for our community. In fact, he called it increasingly enlightened! You can read the mayor's speech here, and to watch his remarks, visit MaconBibb.TV .

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  8. Hundreds march with message of peace and unityRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    At this year's Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance, people gathered at Recreation Centers in the North, East, West, and South parts of Macon-Bibb, then all marched to meet downtown at Government Center. Mayor Robert Reichert spoke about how old Dr. King was when he gave his iconic 'I Have a Dream Speech.'

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  9. Enhanced efforts under way to cut down on litterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    It takes a lot of work to keep our community free of trash and debris. Last year, from July to December, volunteers and probationers picked up 997 bags of litter along our major roads and intersections.

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  10. Commissioners receive report on Macon-Bibb's FY16 financial auditRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    On Tuesday, January 24, Mauldin & Jenkins presented Macon-Bibb County's first Comprehensive Annual Financial Report to the Commission, which is based on its audit of the county's finances for July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016. While Mauldin & Jenkins has conducted audits of the government's finances in the past, this is the first time a CAFR has been completed because those previous audits provide the historical data needed for comparisons and trends.

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  11. Competition Boxing this weekend at Freedom ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    The Macon-Bibb United Boxing Club is hosting a boxing tournament at Freedom Park on Saturday, February 11. Entry is just $10 , doors open at noon, and the competition begins at 1:00 p.m. Competitors are amateur boxers from around Georgia, including nine members of the Macon-Bibb United Boxing Club. Boxers wanting to compete can still register by calling the Club at 478-751-9248.

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  12. Sign up for emergency alerts from the Macon-Bibb EMARead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    When severe weather is moving into Middle Georgia, or there's an emergency happening, we want to make sure everyone has the information and is prepared. You can now sign up for email, phone, and text alerts from the Emergency Management Agency with this important information.

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  13. Macon-Bibb public park hours shift to increase safetyRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    In an effort to keep our parks and recreation centers safer for everyone in Macon-Bibb, commissioners voted to change the hours for our public play areas. This includes both the active and passive parks, and our recreation centers.

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  14. First year of recycling a success in Macon-BibbRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | 13WMAZ.com

    In January 2016, Macon-Bibb County introduced a new recycling program that began offering curbside pickup to all interested residents. Upon request, people could get a 65-gallon rolling recycling cart and participate in the new program.

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  15. Robins Financial Credit Union's 25 Days of Holiday GivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | 13WMAZ.com

    Warner Robins, GA - Robins Financial Credit Union will be giving back to the community during the holidays with their 25 Days of Holiday Giving. They selected 25 different organizations throughout their county radius to provide a monetary donation to help the organizations with their holiday festivities.

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  16. Robins Financial Credit Union's 25 Days of Holiday GivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | 13WMAZ.com

    Warner Robins, GA - Robins Financial Credit Union will be giving back to the community during the holidays with their 25 Days of Holiday Giving. They selected 25 different organizations throughout their county radius to provide a monetary donation to help the organizations with their holiday festivities.

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  17. Community Shreds and Recycles Over 7 Tons of Sensitive DocumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | 13WMAZ.com

    Central Georgia residents recently shredded 15,000 pounds, or 7.5 tons, of documents containing sensitive material at Robins Financial Credit Union's popular Shred Day events. Two Shred Day events were held at Robins Financial Credit Union's Watson Boulevard in Warner Robins and Log Cabin Drive branch in Macon.

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