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Fitzgerald, Georgia 31750

Published June 18, 2015
 
Joint Public Hearing
For Ben Hill County and the City of Fitzgerald
Comprehensive Plan Update
 
A public meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2015 in the City Council Meeting Room on the 2nd floor of City Hall, 302 East Central Avenue, Fitzgerald, GA 31750. The purpose of this meeting is to receive and discuss input from the public and community organizations to update the 5-Year Work Plan in the Community Comprehensive Plan.

Persons with special needs relating to disability access or foreign language should contact the City of Fitzgerald at 229-426-5060. Persons with hearing disabilities may consider using the Georgia Relay Service, at (Voice) 1-800-255-0135.

All persons are invited to attend the Public Hearing. If you would like more information, please contact Ariel Godwin, SGRC Planner, at (229) 333-5277.
 
 
Timeline
 
  • June 11 – Kick Off Meeting at County
    * Jobs, ED, AG Products, Value-Added Businesses, Existing Industry Expansion,
       Perceptions, Careers, Responsibility, Public Input

  • July 9, 5:30 p.m. - Public Mtg # 2 at City Hall:
    * Goals, Issues, Opportunities
    * Citizen & Organization Input

  • August 13 – Public Mtg - Community Work Program
  • September 10 – Public Mtg – Review Land Use Maps, Discussion of Draft
  • October 8 – Public Mtg – Discussion of Draft
  • November 12 – Public Mtg – Finalize Draft
  • December 10 – Transmit Draft to DCA
  • January 2016 – Submit Update to DCA
  • January 2016 – Adoption by City & County