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Macon-Bibb Selected for Free Assistance with Smart Growth Strategies

Macon-Bibb Selected for Free Assistance with Smart Growth Strategies

Smart Growth America – a national nonprofit that advocates for better cities, towns, and neighborhoods — announced today that Macon-Bibb has been selected to receive a free two-day technical assistance workshop in 2015. (The date and location of that workshop have not yet been set.) Through the support and guidance of our Strong Cities, Strong Communities Initiative team, Macon-Bibb developed an application that was one of 14 selected from more than 120 applications submitted from 35 states.

Simplify Your Holidays: All I Want For Christmas Is....

Simplify Your Holidays:  All I Want For Christmas Is....

I don’t know about you, but I am having a hard time grasping the fact that Thanksgiving is just 3 weeks away. Then Christmas is right on its heels! Every year it seems like the Christmas season sooner arrives sooner and sooner. I blame the stores who put out Christmas merchandise before Halloween. Even yesterday (11/4) I drove through a town that had all of its Christmas trees up and decorated! In the words of Peter Walsh, it's all too much!

Fall Fling 2014 Roundup: 32 Days of Decluttering

Fall Fling 2014 Roundup: 32 Days of Decluttering

Wow! It’s hard to believe that October is over and so is the Fall Fling! Thank you to everyone who participated. I hope each and everyone were able to tackle at least one of the Flings. This is always lots of fun and we’ll do it again in the Spring.

If you missed a fling or two, here is a quick roundup for you.

Day 1 - Plastic Containers

Fall Fling Day 32: Negativity

Fall Fling Day 32: Negativity

BONUS

Fall Fling Day 32:  Negativity

Fall Fling Day 31: Pantry

Fall Fling Day 31: Pantry

Welcome to the Fall Fling. Join us every day in October to start flinging the clutter from your life!

Fall Fling Day 31:  Pantry

Fall Fling Day 30: Sewing & Craft Supplies

Fall Fling Day 30: Sewing & Craft Supplies

Welcome to the Fall Fling. Join us every day in October to start flinging the clutter from your life!

Fall Fling Day 30:  Sewing & Craft Supplies

Fall Fling Day 29: Cords & Cables

Fall Fling Day 29: Cords & Cables

Welcome to the Fall Fling. Join us every day in October to start flinging the clutter from your life!

Fall Fling Day 29:  Cords & Cables