Author: Jon Gargis

Filter by Popularity: - - - -
Though it's likely to not arrive until after Christmas, more than $200,000 in new equipment will be coming to some of Cobb's public safety services... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Cobb Chairman Mike Boyce is proposing a pay raise for county employees, elimination of fees levied on the county's seniors who use senior centers and... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Concerts, trade shows and other events at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre and Cobb Galleria Centre have brought to the county and state of... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Citing future sales tax votes and the need for more public input, Cobb commissioners told legislators Friday that the county needs more time to plan... [Read More]
Thumbnail
A new $1.5 million pedestrian and bike path along Busbee Drive is in the works to provide more connectivity in the around Kennesaw State University. [Read More]
Thumbnail
Cobb could become next year the recipient of more than $200,000 of new equipment to help prevent and respond to acts of terrorism and emergencies. [Read More]
Thumbnail
One year ago and just after a week into December, Old Man Winter arrived in Cobb and overstayed his welcome, dumping as much as a... [Read More]
Thumbnail
A Marietta man accused of repeatedly punching a woman in the face last month in order to steal her cell phone was caught by Marietta... [Read More]
It remains to be seen if a judge's ruling this month overturning validation of $35 million in bonds and accompanying tax abatements will derail development... [Read More]
An estimated $120 million mixed-use development in east Cobb — or at least most of it — is moving forward, according to one of the... [Read More]
A proposed mixed-use development with 153 homes that could be annexed into the city of Acworth has drawn concern from its residential neighbors — for... [Read More]
The monthlong wait of more than a dozen Cobb nonprofits could end Tuesday night as Cobb commissioners are scheduled to again vote on a measure... [Read More]
Tags: Cobb - Tuesday - funding
Despite a looming deadline, no vote was taken Thursday by members of the Municipal Electric Authority of Georgia to move forward with construction of two... [Read More]
More than 150 homes restricted to seniors have been given the go-ahead to be constructed in northeast Cobb on a nearly 36-acre site that could... [Read More]
Though the Atlanta Braves cannot clench a playoff spot today, the organization's arrival into Cobb County has brought in magic numbers of an economic variety.... [Read More]
Though the Atlanta Braves cannot clench a playoff spot today, the organization's arrival into Cobb County has brought in magic numbers of an economic variety. [Read More]
Though the Atlanta Braves cannot clench a playoff spot today, the organization's arrival into Cobb County has brought in magic numbers of an economic variety. [Read More]
Cobb's senior housing market could grow by nearly 400 units in the coming months if county commissioners Tuesday approve three proposed senior living developments. [Read More]
Increased revenues from a countywide hotel and motel tax will bring down the share of the county's annual payment toward SunTrust Park funded by property... [Read More]
The county's 1-percent Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax has come in $46.9 million over initial projections, which county officials say will help offset rising... [Read More]
Jump To: