Tag Archives: tree removal

Deal signs Georgia Power, billboard measures

Gov. Nathan Deal signs legislation that will allow regulated utilities to make contributions directly to candidates for the General Assembly . . .

Tags: billboards , campaign contributions , Georgia Power , Nathan Deal , solar energy tax credits , tree removal

House passes billboard tree-cutting bill

After numerous tries over the years, the outdoor advertising industry gets a bill approved by the House to allow clear-cutting of trees around billboards . . .

Tags: billboards , Jon Burns , Mary Margaret Oliver , Richard Smith , Tom McCall , tree removal

House panel votes out billboard measure

House committee approves a bill to clearcut trees from in front of billboards; the bill is being moved by the lobbying firm that employs Speaker David Ralston’s son . . .

Tags: billboards , David Ralston's son , GeorgiaLink lobbying firm , tree removal