Fayette County GA

Category: Place

Place Update – August 2016

As one of the more rural counties in the Metro Atlanta area, Fayette County has unique livability offerings.  Fayetteville, founded in 1823 offers historic charm with modern amenities such as one of the best hospitals in the nation.  Peachtree City, with its villages and multiuse path system, is like no other place for family and…
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Place Update June 2016

by Carlotta Ungaro One year ago, my Fayette Citizen column was titled, “What’s In a Brand?” I talked about the importance of community branding because the Fayette County Development Authority (FCDA) had plans for a new brand.  However, during their due diligence, FCDA decided their branding effort would be stronger if it also included two…
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Place Update May 2016

Microprojects Make Big Community Impact From Keith Larson, Community Service Project Coordinator Southern Conservation Trust During 2015, a total of 75 Eagle Scout and 7 Girl Scout Goal Award projects were completed in Fayette County. These projects were planned and led by high-school-age youth to specifically meet public and non-profit beneficiary needs, and averaged more…
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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 – 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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Place Committee will present goals for 2016

All Fayette citizens and stakeholders are invited to attend a Fayette Visioning Summit to learn about the ongoing work and future goals of the Fayette Visioning Initiative. The meeting will be held Friday, December 11, 2015 from 7:30 -9:30 a.m. at Dolce Atlanta-Peachtree, 201 Aberdeen Parkway, Peachtree City.  The program will focus on recent successes…
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Place Implementation Team Sets Priorities

The Place Implementation Team met on April 28th and reviewed the initial areas of focus for its work as determined during its first two citizen volunteer meetings held in February and March.   Co-chairs Emily Poole and Debbie Britt highlighted the three action items they will work on first to include: