Each week ACCG shares photos highlighting activities from counties
around the state and the ACCG team at work. Email your photos to bbrown@accg.org.
Revitalization Announced for "The Mall" in Macon-Bibb County
A major revitalization of the Eisenhower Parkway and Mercer University Drive corridors is beginning in Macon-Bibb County thanks to a major donation and plans for infrastructure improvements and attracting new businesses through a public-private partnership.  

The Mall, under the plan announced, would include using the Mall for its current retail stores, bringing in more retail, attracting new restaurants into and around the Mall, government offices, and new sporting and entertainment activities, including the possibility of a large indoor pickleball center. The proposal also includes building an approximate 10,000-seat amphitheater. Read more here.
Floyd County Commissioner Appointed to Criminal Justice Coordinating Council
Congratulations to Floyd County Commissioner Scotty Hancock, who was appointed and sworn in this week by Governor Brian Kemp to serve on the Criminal Justice Coordinating Council.
Carroll County Recognizes
Public Safety Heroes
Carroll County recently held its Public Safety Recognition & Memorial Service to honor those who paid the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty and to honor those individuals who were involved in the shooting incident on April 12,2021, along with special recognition of those who have served beyond the call of duty for their perspective agencies this year.
Meriwether County Fire Rescue Recognized in Fire Prevention Week Photo Contest
Meriwether County Fire Rescue was selected as one of four winners a Fire Prevention Month photo contest offered by the Georgia Office of Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner. The theme of this year's contest was "Learning the Sounds of Fire Safety." The department will receive a Fire Prevention Week in a Box Value Pack donated by State Farm.
Clayton County Honor Late Commissioner by Naming Senior Center
The Clayton County Board of Commissioners recently unveiled the new name of the former Northeast Senior Center in honor of the late Vice-Chairwoman / District 1 Commissioner Sonna Singleton Gregory. Commissioner Gregory was known for working passionately for her community, especially the senior citizens.
Meet an ACCG Staff Member
Name: Grace Mansaray

Program: ACCG Insurance Programs

Position: Claims Examiner

Joined ACCG: 2021

About Grace: Grace joined the ACCG team in February. She is married and has two beautiful daughters. Prior to moving to Georgia 14 years ago, Grace lived in Minneapolis, MN where she began her exciting career in the insurance industry. Some of her favorite pastimes include traveling to other countries, swimming and snorkeling.
Tell Us What's Happening in Your County!
ACCG wants to share positive news about events and projects from your county with your peers from across the state. Photos and story ideas submitted to ACCG for Georgia's Local Lens or the Georgia County Spotlight may be used in this e-newsletter or on ACCG's website or social media. Photos and other information used are provided courtesy of our county constituents and ACCG staff. For questions or information, please contact Beth Brown at bbrown@accg.org.
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