Archive for the ‘Government’ Category

Improvements to Roswell Road Bridge Public Open House

Tweet The City of Sandy Springs and Georgia Department of Transportation are hosting a Public Open House meeting on Tuesday, January 17, 2012, 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. regarding the Roswell Road Bridge/I-285 Operational and Safety Improvements project. There will be no formal presentation, but City of Sandy Springs and Georgia Department of Transportation representatives […]

Public Meeting for the Northridge/GA 400 Project

Tweet On December 5, 2011, the Georgia Department of Transportation will hold a public information open house concerning the proposed road improvements at SR 400/US 19 and CR 145/Northridge Road. The hearing will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at the City of Sandy Springs City Hall, 7840 Roswell Road, […]

Call for Entries for the 2012 Sandy Springs Humanitarian Award

Tweet Honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr,, the City of Sandy Springs recently announced its call for entries for the 2012 Humanitarian Award. The award recognizes individuals who exemplify King’s history of character and service. The award recognizes an individual for his or her humanitarian contributions to society and philanthropic work. This […]

Chattahoochee River Bridge Enhancements

Tweet The City of Sandy Springs will hold a Public Information Meeting on the Pedestrian and Bicycle Enhancements to SR 9 over the Chattahoochee River from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 11, in the Council Chambers at Sandy Springs City Hall, located at 7840 Roswell Road, Building 500. The public is invited to […]

Town Hall Meeting about Abernathy/Johnson Ferry Intersection

Tweet Sandy Springs Councilmember Chip Collins will host a town hall meeting to update the public on the Johnson Ferry/Abernathy Road widening project and the Abernathy Greenway Linear Park. The meeting will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., October 12, in the Council Chambers at Sandy Springs City Hall, located at 7840 Roswell […]

Hammond Ramps on GA 400 to Open September 2nd!

Tweet The long-awaited Hammond ramps, located within the city limits of Sandy Springs, will open to the public September 2. The ramps will offer access for the first time to Georgia 400 at Hammond Drive. The ramps will provide a north entrance and a south exit along Georgia 400, offering a new gateway to Metro […]

Citizens to Vote on Sunday Alcohol Sales Legislation

Tweet Don’t like the fact that you can’t buy alcohol on Sundays? Well, as a Sandy Springs resident, you are going to get a chance to vote on changing the law. On August 16th, the Sandy Springs City Council voted 6-0 to put the question of whether to allow package alcohol sales in Sandy Springs […]

Sandy Springs Welcomes a New Director of Communications

Tweet The City of Sandy Springs and The Collaborative, the City’s Communications services provider, are pleased to announce the hiring of Sharon Kraun, effective August 30th, as the new Director of Communications. Ms. Kraun will direct the full range of the City’s external and internal communications activities involving City departments, residents, businesses and others involved […]

Spalding Drive Bridge Repair to be Completed Mid September

Tweet Since Spalding Drive is a major east-west thoroughfare through the “panhandle” area of Sandy Springs, the City determined that it was appropriate to enter into an abbreviated contracting process to repair and reopen Spalding Drive as quickly as possible. Focusing on a firm’s experience with bridge repair or construction, availability for an immediate start […]

Sandy Springs Installing Solar Powered Speed Radar Signs

Tweet Speeders Beware! The City of Sandy Springs is cracking down on violators in school zones, and is doing so in an eco-friendly manner. They have begun installing solar powered speed radar signs in school zones and other locations identified as critical to the safety of residents and students. The scope of work includes installing […]