Tag Archives: annexation

Supreme Court smacks down Atlanta annexation attempt

The court rejects a late-breaking attempt by the City of Atlanta to annex property that is part of the new City of South Fulton . . .

Tags: annexation , Atlanta , Georgia Supreme Court , South Fulton

Political Notes – This is why an annexation study committee is needed

A dispute over annexation and de-annexation has officials from Waycross and Pierce County fighting a protracted battle in court . . .

Tags: annexation , Atlanta Streetcar , Chad Nimmer , Gary Black , Pierce County , Waycross

Political Notes – DeKalb businesses could have an impact on cityhood movement

Two commercial property owners in DeKalb County throw a curveball at groups trying to incorporate new cities there . . .

Tags: annexation , Brookhaven , Children's Healthcare of Atlanta , City of Briarcliff , City of Lakeside , DOT projects , Executive Park , Medicaid expansion , new cities

Senate kills ‘island’ annexation bill

Senate administers the final defeat to legislation affecting the ability of cities to annex unincorporated “islands” of property within municipal boundaries . . .

Tags: annexation , GMA , Sonny Perdue