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Posted on: September 30, 2022

CITY LAUNCHES JUNK AND INOPERABLE VEHICLE ABATEMENT CAMPAIGN

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The City of Douglas Code Enforcement is launching a Junk and Inoperable Vehicle Abatement Campaign in October. The goal of this campaign is to provide an incentive for citizens to properly dispose of vehicles.

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Posted on: September 30, 2022

FAITH AND BLUE WEEKEND IN DOUGLAS (October 7-9, 2022)

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The Douglas Police Department is teaming together with law enforcement agencies, Coffee County Churches, and the Magnolia House to participate in National Faith and Blue Weekend, October 7-9, 2022.  

During Faith & Blue weekend on Sunday, Octo...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: September 19, 2022

DOUGLAS UTILITIES CELEBRATES PUBLIC POWER WEEK, OCT. 2-8

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Douglas Utilities is celebrating Public Power Week, Oct. 2-8, along with more than 2,000 other community-powered, not-for-profit electric utilities that collectively provide electricity to 49 million Americans.

“Since we operate right here in Dou...

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

DOUGLAS FIRE DEPARTMENT REMINDS EVERYONE THAT “FIRE WON’T WAIT, PLAN YOUR ESCAPE”

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The Douglas Fire Department (DFD) is teaming up with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)—to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week (FPW), October 9-15, 2022. This year’s FPW campaign, “Fire Won&am...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

PUBLIC NATURAL GAS WEEK, OCTOBER 2-8, 2022

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The Douglas Utilities Department’s Natural Gas division will observe Public Natural Gas Week from October 2 to 8, 2022. This annual nationwide event is intended to build public awareness about the value of having a community-owned natural gas ut...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: September 26, 2022

DOUGLAS AWARDED CDBG FUNDS FOR HEADSTART FACILITY

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The City of Douglas is among forty Georgia communities that will receive more than $35 million in federal grants to help grow their local economies.  The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) announced on September 23, 2022 that Douglas h...

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

FIRST MEETING HELD FOR 2022-2023 YOUTH COUNCIL SESSION

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The Douglas Mayor’s Youth Council (DMYC) held its first monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 20, 2022, at 6pm.  Following the swearing-in of two youth council members, the group heard from special speakers about Childhood Cancer Awareness Group ...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: September 30, 2022

HISTORIC WWII AIR BASE BARRACKS #5 BUILDING OPEN HOUSE DATES IN OCTOBER

The City of Douglas will hold three open house dates for the restored barracks at the Airport on Tuesday, October 4, 2022, from 1:00PM – 4:00PM, Thursday, October 13, from 9:00 AM-1:00 PM, and Friday, October 21, 2022 from 1:00PM – 4:0...

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR COMMUNITY PARK CLEAN UP ON OCTOBER 22

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The Keep Douglas Beautiful Committee is gearing up for a beautification project at Jackie Allen Park.  On Saturday, October 22, 2022, 9:30am-12Noon, volunteers will be sprucing up the Jackie Allen Park, a neighborhood park located on Roper Street...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Public Notice of Rezoning Public Hearing - 733 Bowens Mill Road

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The City of Douglas has received an application to rezone 9.89 acres located at 733 Bowens Mill Road, from Light Industrial (M-1) to General Commercial (G-C).  The applicant wishes to rezone to General Commercial for use of retail sales....

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: September 23, 2022

FIRE HYDRANT TESTING IN OAK PARK/SAND RIDGE AREA

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The City of Douglas has been notified by the Coffee County Fire Department that fire hydrant testing will take place in the Oak Park/Sand Ridge area beginning on Monday, September 26 through Friday, October 7, 2022 during daytime hours.
Citizens who experi...
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City of Douglas News
Posted on: October 1, 2022

RAIL CROSSING CLOSURE ON VICTOR BEAM ROAD

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The City of Douglas has been notified by contractors with CSX that the railroad crossing at Victor Beam Road will be closed beginning Tuesday, October 4, 2022 through Friday, October 7, 2022, at 6 PM.  The purpose of the closure is to perform mai...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: August 2, 2022

CITY STILL ACCEPTING CHIP APPLICATIONS FOR TARGET AREA

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The City of Douglas is accepting applications for its Community Home Investment Program 2021 Grant from homeowner-occupants living within the following neighborhoods only. The Target Area includes portions of W. Railroad Street, W. Cherry Street, Magnolia...

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City of Douglas News
Posted on: April 27, 2022

CITY OFFERS INCENTIVES FOR ENTERPRISE ZONE AREAS

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In accordance with the State of Georgia’s Enterprise Zone Employment Act of 1997, the City of Douglas has established five (5) Enterprise Zones in the city to encourage revitalization and investment in the areas.   Property owners, who apply for ...

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

DOUGLAS CITY HALL OFFICES WILL RELOCATE FOR RENOVATIONS TO BEGIN ON CITY HALL

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By the end of January, City Hall offices will be temporarily re-located for renovations to begin at City Hall.  Due to offices moving, City Hall will be closed to the public on Thursday, January 28, 2021 and Friday, January 29, 2021.  

Be...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

ARPA APPLICATION, COVID-19 REPSONSE & SERVICES PAGE

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The City of Douglas is here to provide services for our citizens in the most efficient and most effective way.  The COVID-19 pandemic crisis has affected the City of Douglas community in several ways To help manage the crisis, the City of Douglas...

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Posted on: May 20, 2022

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News Flash

Posted on: September 30, 2022

Public Notice of Rezoning Public Hearing - 733 Bowens Mill Road

Public Notice - Generic

The City of Douglas has received an application to rezone 9.89 acres located at 733 Bowens Mill Road, from Light Industrial (M-1) to General Commercial (G-C).  The applicant wishes to rezone to General Commercial for use of retail sales....

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Highlights
Posted on: September 30, 2022

RAIL CROSSING CLOSURE ON VICTOR BEAM ROAD

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The City of Douglas has been notified by contractors with CSX that the railroad crossing at Victor Beam Road will be closed beginning Tuesday, October 4 through Friday, October 7, 2022, at 6 PM.  The purpose of the closure is to perform maintenan...

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Highlights
Posted on: September 26, 2022

DOUGLAS AWARDED CDBG FUNDS FOR HEADSTART FACILITY

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The City of Douglas is among forty Georgia communities that will receive more than $35 million in federal grants to help grow their local economies.  The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) announced on September 23, 2022 that Douglas h...

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Posted on: September 26, 2022

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR COMMUNITY PARK CLEAN UP ON OCTOBER 22

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The Keep Douglas Beautiful Committee is gearing up for a beautification project at Jackie Allen Park.  On Saturday, October 22, 2022, 9:30am-12Noon, volunteers will be sprucing up the Jackie Allen Park, a neighborhood park located on Roper Street...

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