|NEWS & PRESS RELEASES|
| NEW INTERCHANGE ON I-575 AT RIDGEWALK PARKWAY IN CHEROKEE COUNTY COMPLETED AHEAD OF SCHEDULE, TO BE “OFFICIALLY” OPEN TO TRAFFIC NEXT TUESDAY (11/20/2012)|
CARTERSVILLE, Ga. – Mark your calendar: Tuesday, November 27, 10:00 a.m., is the official opening day of the new interchange of I-575 and Ridgewalk Pa...
| More than fifty artists, galleries, and art organizations will be throwing their doors wide open the second weekend in December in the hopes of invigorating the art scene in North Georgia. (11/6/2012) |
Unlike a traditional art trail, the Ramble will visit galleries and art centers in addition to artist studios, making this a true community experience...
| Pickens County is Included in the First Annual North Georgia Art Ramble (10/31/2012) |
Self-Guided Opend Studio Tour will take place December 8 & 9 from 10 AM - 5 PM
The First Annual North Georgia Art Ramble is a self-guided open studio tour of 27 studios and galleries situated in six North Georgia counties. (Fulto...
| GEORGIA DOT SEEKS PUBLIC REVIEW AND COMMENT ON ITS FEDERALLY-FUNDED PROJECTS (10/16/2012) |
Public Encouraged to Attend Local Meetings
(CARTERSVILLE, Ga.) –The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) is about to present the Draft FY 2013 - 2016 Statewide Transportation Improvement...
| Citizen Concerned with Water & Sewer Board’s Decision to Eliminate Grace Period to Pay for Senior Citizens (10/10/2012) |
Involvement by Pickens County residents in the local government made a difference when the millage rate increase was cut. Beverly Chapman Poag, anoth...
| Hiking Safety Tips from Georgia’s State Parks (10/8/2012) |
(ATLANTA) No one ever plans to get lost in the woods, but it does sometimes happen. Each year, Georgia’s park rangers spend numerous hours searching ...
| Who Built the Minnesota State Capitol? Historian and Video Producer Coming to Pickens County in October for Documentary (10/2/2012) |
Help is needed for information on individuals working at Amicalola Quarry near Tate from the period 1895 to 1910
Over the last three years, a team of researchers has been uncovering the stories of the men and women who built the Minnesota State Capitol building b...
| EXPECT TEMPORARY LANE CLOSURES ON STATE ROUTE 515 IN PICKENS COUNTY TO ALLOW FOR CONCRETE REPAIR (10/2/2012)|
Georgia DOT Maintenance crews will work on the deteriorating concrete spots on SR 515’s roadway between mile markers 3 and 3.4 in Pickens County. Wo...
| Placement of Reflective Pavement Markers in Pickens County on Hwy. 53 and 136 (9/18/2012)|
Tuesday, September 18 through Friday, September 21, 2012 from 7:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m.
Georgia DOT’s Maintenance Crews will work on installing reflective raised pavement markers on SR 282 in Gilmer County and Highways 53 and 136 in Picke...
| Music Blooms on Labor Day at Gibbs Gardens (8/25/2012) |
Gibbs Gardens music festival celebrates September
Celebrate September with live music at Gibbs Gardens. Start off your month on a high note with our signature 'Music in the Gardens' on Labor Day Monda...