Education

Education Update – May 2017

Posted by on May 24, 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...

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Community

Community Update – May 2017

Posted by on May 24, 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...

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Economy

Economy Update – May 2017

Posted by on May 24, 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...

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Place

Place Update – May 2017

Posted by on May 24, 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...

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Recent Posts

Place Update – April 2017

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...

Community Update – April 2017

Community Update – April 2017

Voter engagement in March 21 special election by Mike Stachura, FV Community Chair On March 21, Fayette County held a special election for the special projects local option sales tax. This is the first SPLOST to pass since 2004. Fayette County’s 11-percent turnout was better than other counties with SPLOSTs held on the same day and was the same as the...

Economy Update – April 2017

Economy Update – April 2017

Georgia Economic Developers Association comes to Fayette County in April The April 17 Luncheon of the Georgia Economic Developers Association will be held at the Studio Cafe, Pinewood Atlanta Studios Production Center. The program will feature the film industry in Georgia, including the story of Pinewood Atlanta Studios, industry-insider perspectives, a focus...

Education Update – April 2017

Education Update – April 2017

Internship opportunities for business   Are you interested in preparing our workforce of tomorrow? Consider providing an internship or apprenticeship opportunity in which your business works with one or more talented high school juniors or seniors who are participating in the Work-Based Learning program through Fayette County Public Schools. Hundreds of local...