Fayette County GA

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Videos from the Summit are Live!

The long awaited summit videos are here! Each focus area is updated with the corresponding video, and there is a new About page with all of the videos from the summit. There are a total of six videos including the closing remarks from Pam Reid and the presentation by Rob Parker. Click here to be…
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2017 in Review: Connect, Advocate, Engage

This video was unveiled at the 2018 Annual Meeting and Awards Luncheon. It portrays what the Chamber is and what Create Your Story in Fayette County means. This video was filmed and produced by Chamber Member, Malt Maker Media. The Chamber uses three pillars to build and develop community within Fayette County. These pillars are:…
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Fayette Visioning Strategic Plan Summary

Education Fayette County will have an education system that is recognized as a national and international leader CREATE A K-12 SYSTEM THAT IS RECOGNIZED AS A WORLD CLASS ASSET Establish opportunities for exchange between schools, business and the community at-large Expand internship opportunities so every student will have the option to gain work experience before…
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Place Update – May 2017

Creating Place, Creating Story  Creating a community-wide brand, a goal under the Place committee, is underway with the first step, creating a marketing blueprint and brand mark, is now completed. DCI was engaged to develop the blueprint and the brand. When DCI began their research, they found that Fayette Countians valued family, community and safety…
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Community Update – May 2017

The Community’s Role in Branding While the new marketing blueprint that the Fayette Chamber and FCDA commissioned on behalf of Fayette Visioning is primarily focused on economic development and talent attraction, it also plays a role in community cohesiveness. DCI, who developed the blueprint, found that local events were often only promoted in the city…
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Education Update – May 2017

Connecting Business and the Classroom This week, students at high schools across Fayette County are receiving their GeorgiaBEST certification for demonstrating the critical soft skills required to be successful in the workplace. Utilized this year in the Work-Based Learning program at every Fayette County high school, and in healthcare classes at McIntosh High School, the GeorgiaBEST program…
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Economy Update – May 2017

DCI Provides Fayette a New Marketing Blueprint Last summer, the Fayette Chamber of Commerce and FCDA took the first step toward implementing the Fayette Visioning plan tactic to create a countywide brand and marketing strategy, The plan was to lay out tactics for attracting jobs, industry and workforce to Fayette County. DCI was chosen and…
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Place Update – April 2017

Jurisdictions to move forward on SPLOST projects The passage of the one-penny SPLOST will help Fayette County and its municipalities fund a number of key infrastructure, safety, roads and quality-of-life projects. On Fayette County’s project list is the repair and replacement of miles of stormwater pipes that are at the end of their lifespan, deteriorated…
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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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