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Education Update March 2015

Education Centers of Excellence and Lifelong Learning    The Education Committee met March 15 and discussed Fayette‘s goal of having a world class K-12 education system.  The committee broke into smaller work groups that were tasked to define what a “world class” education system looks like and what metrics should be considered to monitor progress. The groups determined that…
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Economy Update March 2016

Economy Growing a Prosperous and Dynamic Economy    The March Economy Committee meeting featured a presentation by Joan Young of the Fayette County Development Authority. She outlined key target markets: Aviation/Aerospace Advanced Manufacturing Data Processing Film/New Media Headquarters IT Young discussed incentives. She explained that FCDA currently uses incentives that are negotiated on a case-by-case…
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Community Update March 2016

Community Ensuring a Safe, Inclusive and Diverse Community The most recent Community Committee consisted of a group of young professionals businesses like Aventure Aviation to students with AVPRIDE. Their discussions focused on which types of extracurricular – non-school activities millennials need to have in Fayette County in order for them to want to make it…
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Place Update March 2016

  Place Building a place to Live, Interact and Enjoy    The January Place Committee broke out into three sub-committees focused on each goal. They are: * Develop additional quality-of-life amenities * Encourage housing and development that appeals to a broad population of all ages * Expand transportation infrastructure and mobility options All three sub-committees…
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Fayette Forward

Fayette Forward – March 7, 2016 What an amazing event!  Below are the PowerPoint presentations and videos from Fayette Foward. If you would like to join our newsletters, click below to register for our Main Newsletter, or any of the Committee Newsletters. For the Agenda, Click on the link below: Fayette Forward Master Agenda Dan…
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Fayette Visioning Summit Details Successes, Next Steps

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 18, 2015 Fayette Visioning Summit Details Successes, Next Steps Fayetteville, GA (December 11, 2015) The Fayette Visioning Initiative held its first summit to highlight its successes in its first year of operation as well as present the plans for the future. The December 11th meeting was held at the Aberdeen Woods…
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Fayette Visioning Summit – Place Report

~ The comments below were delivered by Vickie Butler, Place Committee Chair, at the Annual Summit ~ Fayette Visioning Summit December 11, 2015 Place Committee Report I am Vickie Butler with Keller Williams. I serve as the chair of the Place Committee and our focus is creating a sense of place in Fayette County that…
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Fayette Visioning Summit – Economy Report

~ The comments below were delivered by Zaheer Faruqi, Economy Committee Chair, at the Annual Summit ~ Fayette Visioning Summit December 11, 2015 Economy Committee Report Good morning. The Economy Committee focuses on growing business in Fayette County as well as attracting and retaining existing industry. Our three goals are: Support small business and entrepreneurial…
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Fayette Visioning Summit – Community Report

~ The comments below were delivered by Mike Stachura, Community Committee Chair, at the Annual Summit ~ Fayette Visioning Summit December 11, 2015 Committee Committee Report Community Life – Working Group Citizen Volunteers + Implementation Partners County & Local Public Officials + Business + Non-Profits   Theme: Enhancing the Quality of Community Life in Fayette…
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Fayette Visioning Summit – Education Report

~ The comments below were delivered by Kim Schnoes, Education Committee Chair, at the Annual Summit ~   Fayette Visioning Summit December 11, 2015 Education Committee Report A significant shift occurred for the initial steering committee upon acknowledging our aspiration to develop a “world-class” education system for Fayette County. What characteristics, curriculum and opportunities comprise…
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