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Sandy Springs to Host TSPLOST 2021 Meetings

September 28, 2021
City of Sandy Springs to Host TSPLOST 2021 Public Information Meetings
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Fire Dept to Host Educate and Vaccinate Events

September 22, 2021
Sandy Springs Fire Department to Host "Educate and Vaccinate" Events
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City Partners with GDOT on I-285 Bridge

September 22, 2021
Sandy Springs to Partner with GDOT on I-285 Bridge Enhancement
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Sandy Springs to Construct New Fire Station

September 22, 2021
Sandy Springs to Construct New Fire Station
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City Receives Abernathy Arts Center

September 22, 2021
Sandy Springs Receives Abernathy Arts Center from Fulton County
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Company Selected for Public Safety Building

September 22, 2021
Sandy Springs Selects Reeves Young to Construct Public Safety Building
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Spooky Springs Returns to Abernathy Greenway

September 16, 2021
Spooky Springs Returns to Abernathy Greenway this Year
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State of the City

September 14, 2021
Sandy Springs Mayor Highlights Public Safety, Neighborhood Protection in State of the City Speech
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Mayor Calls for Moment of Silence on 9/11

September 7, 2021
Mayor Calls for Moment of Silence on 9/11
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Sandy Springs Receives Financial Award

August 19, 2021
Sandy Springs Receives Excellence in Financial Reporting Award
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Community Emergency Awareness Dashboard

August 12, 2021
To stay informed during weather emergencies and public health trends, visit the Community Emergency Awareness Dashboard.
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Election 411

August 2, 2021
Election 411: Everything you need to know about the upcoming elections.
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Tiller Walk Community Shows Appreciation

July 27, 2021
The Tiller Walk residents wanted to show SSFD their appreciation after all of the stations responded to a house fire in their neighborhood. The community donated Traeger grills to each station, and contributed to the SSPD Benevolent Fund. Our community loves us!
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Millage Rate Public Hearings

July 21, 2021
City of Sandy Springs Sets Public Hearings on Proposed Millage Rate
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City Council Approves Roadway Safety Project

July 20, 2021
SANDY SPRINGS CITY COUNCIL APPROVES CONTRACT FOR PEACHTREE DUNWOODY ROAD AT TELFORD PLACE SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS
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City Springs Construction Claims Settled

July 20, 2021
CITY OF SANDY SPRINGS PUBLIC FACILITIES AUTHORITY AND HOLDER CONSTRUCTION GROUP SETTLE CITY SPRINGS CONSTRUCTION CLAIMS
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Sandy Springs Back to School Bash

July 15, 2021
This year's Back to School Bash is for National Night Out and will include a Back to School Supplies Drive, hosted by the Sandy Springs Police Department in partnership with Solidarity Sandy Springs. Don't miss this opportunity to meet the men and women who keep the City safe.
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Candidate Training Workshop

July 14, 2021
You are invited to attend a Workshop for Candidate Training. This free workshop will be presented by the Georgia Government Transparency and Campaign Finance Commission (GGT & CFC) (formally known as the State Ethics Commission).
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Sandy Springs - Best City to Live in Georgia

June 25, 2021
24/7 Wall St created an index of 25 measures in four main categories - economy, affordability, quality of life, and community - using data from the U.S. Census Bureau, the FBI, and other sources to identify the best city to live in each state. Proud to call Sandy Springs home!
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Zoning Ordinance Changes For Party House Events

June 15, 2021
During its June 15, 2021 meeting, the City Council approved an ordinance to amend the City’s zoning code categorizing Party House events as a temporary use that will require an administrative permit.
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City Council Approves TSPLOST for Nov Referendum

June 15, 2021
During its June 15, 2021 meeting, the Sandy Springs City Council approved an Intergovernmental Agreement with Fulton County for the Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST) Referendum.
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Public Comment Sought for Chatcomm

May 27, 2021
The Chattahoochee River 911 Authority (ChatComm) is seeking re-accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA), Communications Accreditation. Members of the community anCity staff are invited to offer comments.
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Topside Tap Trail Partnership Receives Award

May 26, 2021
The Topside Tap Trail, a craft brewery trail comprised of seven breweries located in the cities of Roswell, Alpharetta and Sandy Springs, receive Travelblazer Award from the Georgia Association of Convention & Visitors Bureaus.
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Take it to the River Annual Lantern Parade

May 10, 2021
Take it to the River for the annual Lantern Parade on Saturday, June 5 at Morgan Falls Overlook Park.
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IGA Approved for Use of School's Racket Courts

May 4, 2021
The City Council approved an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with the Fulton County Board of Education to fund the rehabilitation of 4 tennis courts at Ridgeview Charter Middle School. The IGA proposes renovation of 2 tennis courts and convert 2 tennis to 4 pickleball courts.
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CVB’s Announce Launch Of The Topside Tap Trail

April 15, 2021
Visit Roswell, Awesome Alpharetta and Visit Sandy Springs announced their partnership to launch the Topside Tap Trail. This brewery trail is comprised of seven branded breweries in metro Atlanta’s “topside."
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Public Input Sought on T-SPLOST 2021 Projects

April 12, 2021
The City of Sandy Springs will host two virtual information sessions on Monday, April 26, 2021, to solicit input from the community regarding transportation projects for inclusion on the City’s Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (T-SPLOST) project list.
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Dino Egg Hunt Comes to Sandy Springs

March 16, 2021
Morgan Falls Overlook Park returns to the days of dinosaurs for a special dino-inspired egg hunt on Saturday April 3, 2021.
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City Celebrates Arbor Day with Two Awards

March 9, 2021
Aerial views of Sandy Springs are akin to a spring lawn due to the City's lush tree canopy. The City's commitment to tree preservation, care, and reforestation programs has earned Sandy Springs recognition on a national and worldwide scale.
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Public Meeting To Update Trails Master Plan

March 1, 2021
The City partnered with the Sandy Springs Conservancy and the Path Foundation in 2019 to develop a city-wide Trails Master Plan. The 10-year implementation plan includes seven miles of trails.
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City Councils Adopts A Street Racing Ordinance

February 16, 2021
The Sandy Springs City Council approved a Street Racing Ordinance to provide regulations and penalties for those organizing or participating in street racing and reckless driving exhibitions and spectators for those events.
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Virtual Meetings on Transportation Master Plan

January 14, 2021
The current Transportation Master Plan (TMP) was adopted was in 2008, with many changes taking place since that time. The plan is intended to identify and offer recommendations on transportation projects and policies that will improve the mobility and overall safety for all users
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City Restarts Public Hearings Using Hybrid Model

January 4, 2021
Public Hearings for zoning cases will resume in Sandy Springs beginning January 19, 2021.
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COVID Relief Program Opens For City Non-Profits

December 21, 2020
The City of Sandy Springs will open on December 23, 2020, its Request for Proposals (RFP) for non-profit organizations requesting funds allocated as part of the City's COVID Grant Program.
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City Launches Small Business Relief Program

December 7, 2020
Sandy Springs businesses with 99 or fewer employees that have experienced a loss of revenue because of the coronavirus pandemic can apply for financial assistance as part of the City of Sandy Springs Small Business Relief Assistance Program beginning December 9, 2020.
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City Awards Additional COVID Relief Funds

November 17, 2020
The Sandy Springs City Council has approved additional funding for several local non-profit agencies connected with federal COVID-19 relief funds provided through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.
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City Moves Forward with Bond Refunding

September 15, 2020
The City of Sandy Springs has received high credit ratings from Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s in support of the City’s $161.7 million Taxable Refunding Revenue Bonds Series 2020.
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Kennesaw State and City Extend Partnership

September 15, 2020
The Sandy Springs City Council has approved a new Memorandum of Understanding with Kennesaw State University (KSU) that will provide opportunities to build on the existing collaboration between the City and the University.
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Fire Station No. 2 Temporarily Relocates

August 13, 2020
The City of Sandy Springs Fire Department is relocating its crews as the City prepares to begin demolition activities to replace the building.
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