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Week of September 30, 2019

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HOT TOPICS

City Council Meets Thursday

The Peachtree City Mayor and Council will meet on Thursday, October 3, 6:30 p.m., at City Hall.  The public is welcome.  The agenda includes appointments to the Convention & Visitors Bureau and Planning Commission and the elimination/replacement of two positions in Public Works and Grounds Maintenance (Consent Agenda).  There will be a public hearing on a request to rezone the property at 320 Dividend Drive from GI General Industrial to LUI Limited Use Industrial.  The complete agenda and packet are available at www.peachtree-city.org/councilagenda

Outdoor Burn Ban Ending, but Drought Conditions Mean No Permits

On Tuesday, October 1, the State Outdoor Burn Ban will end, signaling that outdoor burning will again be allowed with a permit from the Peachtree City Fire Department.  However, with the severe drought conditions currently in place for Fayette County, the risk of fires spreading into greenbelt areas is too great, so no permits will be issued until drought conditions subside.  Check outdoor burning status, updated daily, at www.peachtree-city.org/burn

The Fire Department Pumpkins Are Coming Saturday!! 

Beginning Saturday, October 5, you can pick out your perfect pumpkin and grab some great fall family photos this month at Leach Fire Station 81 (110 Paschall Rd) or Weber Fire Station #83 (481 S Peachtree Pkwy S).  Pumpkins will be for sale 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays and 4:00 – 8:00 p.m., Monday – Friday.  Funds raised by the pumpkin sale support the Peachtree City Volunteer Firefighters Association and our Career Department with training and equipment. 

COMMUNITY NEWS

CAF Invites Local Groups to Help Plan WWII Heritage Days / Armistice 75th Anniversary

The Commemorative Air Force- Dixie Wing will be meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 10, at the Warbird Museum, 1200 Echo Court in Peachtree City.  The purpose of the meeting is to begin planning for the 2020 WWII Heritage Days event, recognition of military veterans, and the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII.  Local community groups interested in participating are invited to attend.

Master Gardeners Lecture Series: Creating a Garden for Autumn Beauty’

Your garden can be as beautiful in October as it is in April. “Fall Guy” Arty Schronce will present “Creating a Garden for Autumn Beauty” to the Fayette Master Gardeners Association on October 15. Fall is one of the best times to be outdoors in Georgia, and fall-blooming flowers are often overlooked when people are shopping for garden plants. Fall also offers colorful foliage and fruits to brighten the landscape. Arty’s talk will point out a few of the many options Georgia gardeners have to make autumn a highlight in the garden year.  This free lecture will be held on Tuesday, October 15, at the Bridge Community Center (125 Willowbend Rd).  Social Hour at 9:30 a.m., with lecture beginning at 10:00 a.m.

Greek Pastry Sale – Orders Underway!

The Philoptochos Chapter of St. Christopher Hellenic Orthodox Church is selling handmade Baklava, Spanakopita, Tiropita, Koulourakia, Pastitsio, Gift Boxes, and more!  Order deadline is November 15, with pastry pickup on November 22 & 23.  Order form and list of pastries with pricing at https://saintchristopherhoc.org/fall-bake-sale .  Proceeds benefit Philoptochos’ (Friends of the Poor) local and national charities. 


CONSTRUCTION PROJECT UPDATES

Utility / Right-of-Way Projects

Atlanta Gas Light is working on new installation in

  • Cresswind, August 6 through October
  • Everton, August 1 through November 1

REMINDER:  Utility work takes place in City-owned Right-of-Way or Utility Easements.  Please do not threaten contractors – they are allowed to work in this area whether you personally want the service or not. While it may be your “yard,” it is not your property.  Contractors will restore grass when done in the neighborhood.  Residents should water new grass seed/sod after installation (the utilities do not return to keep grass seed/sod watered).  No one should have private sprinkler systems or electric dog fences in the public right-of-way, but if you do, please mark them when you see other utilities marked in your yard.  Utility contractors are not responsible for restoring these items, and locate services (811) will not know about them to mark them. 

CALENDAR

Georgia House District 71 Runoff Election – Tuesday, October 1.  Advance voting is underway this week, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. To find out if you are eligible to vote in this runoff, visit www.mvp.sos.ga.gov.

FSS Presents: The Battle of Ocean Pond – Friday, October 4, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., at The Gathering Place (203 McIntosh Tr.).  Jim Scott will share the history of Florida’s only Civil War battle - The Battle of Olustee, also known as the Battle of Ocean Pond.  The program is FREE but pre-registration is required at 770-461-0813 or register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title). Fayette Senior Services members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org

HOA Boot Camp – Saturday, October 5, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., at 140 Stonewall Avenue W in Fayetteville.  Informational session for Homeowner Associations and citizens, with staff from Environmental Management, Code Enforcement, Tax Assessors, Water System, Public Works, Fire, Environmental Health, the Clerk of Courts, attending and participating in audience discussions. Free admission and parking. Refreshments and box lunches will be provided to all registered attendees. Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-fayette-hoa-boot-camp-tickets-72084788543   

George Thorogood and the Destroyers at The Fred – Saturday, October 5.  For more information and tickets, visit http://www.amphitheater.org/.

Deadline for Voter Registration for Municipal Election – Monday, October 7, 5:00 p.m. Peachtree City’s general election on Tuesday, November 5, will decide the Council Members for Post 1 (Prebor) and Post 2 (King). The candidates are:

  • Post 1 – Phil Prebor (incumbent), Oobi Childs, Morgan Hallmon
  • Post 2 – Mike King (incumbent), Darryl Csicsila, Steven Newton

Voter registration for the election will close at 5:00 p.m. on October 7.  Polls will be open on Election Day, November 5, from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and on the day of the run-off election, if required.  Advanced In-Person (Early) Voting will be held October 15 – November 1, at the Fayette County Administrative Complex, Peachtree City Library, and Tyrone Town Hall. A runoff election, if required, shall be held on December 3, 2019.

If you have more questions about the upcoming election, please visit https://peachtree-city.org/Mayor & City Council/Elections and watch upcoming issues of UPDATES for features and reminders.

FSS Presents: Medicare Made Easy – Monday, October 7, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., at The Gathering Place (203 McIntosh Tr.).  Anita Richards with Piedmont Sixty Plus and a GeorgiaCares Medicare expert will review the basics on Medicare benefits: Part A – hospital insurance, Part B – medical insurance, Part C –advantage plans, Part D –prescription drug coverage, and Medigap – supplemental insurance to Medicare. The program is FREE but pre-registration is required at 770-461-0813 or register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title). Fayette Senior Services members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org

Night Market at Drake Field – Saturday, October 12, 6:00 – 11:00 p.m.  Enjoy live music, food, and artists. Bustling with excitement and fun, Night Market is the monthly destination for outdoor dining, shopping, and entertainment. Night Market is intended for participants 21 and older and has alcoholic beverages present. Golf Cart commuting is recommended.

Master Gardeners Lecture Series: Creating a Garden for Autumn Beauty’ - Tuesday, October 15, at the Bridge Community Center (125 Willowbend Rd).  Social Hour at 9:30 a.m., with lecture beginning at 10:00 a.m.  Learn the many options Georgia gardeners have, including fall-blooming flowers, colorful foliage, and fruits, to make autumn a highlight in the garden year.  Free event.

Promise Place Fundraising Dinner – Tuesday, October 15, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Flat Creek Country Club, 100 Flat Creek Road. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Tickets for the event are $100 each or $800 per table/8 people, and reservations can be made at https://promiseplace.org or by sending a check to Promise Place, P.O. Box 854, Fayetteville, GA  30214. ATTN:  Fundraising. For more info, contact Hortense Jackson at 770-692-3390 or hortense.jackson@promiseplace.org.

FSS Presents: A Travel Guide to Georgia – Friday, October 18, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. at The Gathering Place (203 McIntosh Tr.). Take a tour of Georgia’s best vacation spots, great weekend getaways, and popular day trips. Dawn will share some of the most popular destinations to visit in Georgia for an adventurous day trip or a great weekend or overnight getaway that are close to home. The program is FREE but pre-registration is required at 770-461-0813 or register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title). Fayette Senior Services members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org

Magnolia Fine Arts Festival – Saturday & Sunday, October 19 & 20, at Drake Field.  Juried fine arts market, student art exhibit, great food, kids’ corner, and demonstrations with live performances all weekend! Festival admission is free.  http://www.magnoliaartsfestival.org/festival-info/

Live2Lead Coming – Friday, October 22, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Peachtree City Christian Church, 500 Kedron Drive. The leadership simulcast features John Maxwell, Rachel Hollis and three other speakers. The local panel includes Colin Martin, Fayette Chamber of Commerce President & CEO; BG Rock Donahue (US Army, Retired), Executive Director, Georgia Military College; Vanessa Fleisch, Peachtree City Mayor; Cathy Berggren, Executive Director, Real Life Center; and Dr. George Dillard, Senior Pastor, Peachtree City Christian Church.  For all the details, please visit L2LPTC.com.

Peachtree City Fall Festival & Trunk-or-Treat – Saturday, October 26, at Drake Field.  Put on your costume and head to Drake Field for an afternoon of free family fun including costume contests, bounce houses, hay maze, food vendors, music, pumpkin painting, and more beginning at 2:00 p.m.  Then Trunk-or-Treating hosted by the Peachtree City Police Department will be from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. and will feature decorated City vehicles.  Thanks to event sponsors C2 Education, Peachtree City Chapter International Order of DeMolay, Hope Assembly #4 International Order of Rainbow for Girls, Silverton Mortgage, and American Black Belt Academy.

SCT’s Haunted Woods at The Ridge – Saturday, October 26, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., at The Ridge Nature Area (415 Burch Rd, Fayetteville).  Kids trail and adult trails – face painting, Southern Crescent Storytellers, and trick-or-treating.  https://sctlandtrust.org/event/haunted-woods/

Halloween – Thursday, October 31.  Peachtree City does not change the date for Trick-or-Treating. 

ONGOING

Current Recreation Activities Catalog available at www.peachtree-city.org/recreation

Peachtree City Yard Sales – Signs at City Hall, List on the PTC App.  Authorized yard sale signs are available at City Hall for $0.50 each, and the yard sale application and rules are available at City Hall or online at https://peachtree-city.org/745/Yard-Sales-Virtual-Neighborhoods

Tree Removal Permits – Tree removal permit applications are reviewed by the Planning and Zoning Department – visit http://peachtree-city.org/1195/Trees

Burn Permits Required – Outdoor burn permits are required for residential yard debris burning.  Visit www.peachtree-city.org/burn to obtain permit for the day of burn (page is updated daily to reflect whether weather conditions allow for burning on that day). 

“My Community Officer” Program – The Peachtree City Police Department’s “My Community Officer” program pairs officers who have volunteered to serve as individual points of contact with each neighborhood in Peachtree City for questions or issues on police related issues.  Learn more at www.peachtree-city.org/MyCommunityOfficerPlease make sure the department has updated Homeowner Association contact information via this page as well.

Recycling – The Peachtree City Recycling Center (off Highway 74 S at Rockaway Road) accepts yard waste and e-waste and is open on Wednesdays, 1:00 – 4:30 p.m., and Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Recycling Stations at Public Works are open 24/7 and include a used book drop. No aerosol cans, plastic, plastic bags, or aluminum metal can be accepted. Aluminum cans can be taken to Fire Stations 81 (110 Paschall Road) and 82 (105 Peachtree Parkway North) for recycling. For more information, email kptcb@peachtree-city.org or call 770-632-3195.

Doing Business with Peachtree City – Do you operate or work for a local business that would be interested in doing business with the City?  Visit www.peachtree-city.org/bids to check out current bids and Requests for Proposals/Information, and sign up for the City’s vendor list.

Crime Tips – If you have information that would assist the Police Department in any local crimes, please call 770-487-8866 or submit an anonymous tip at www.peachtree-city.org/police ttp://www.peachtree-city.org/DocumentCenter/View/1644/Police-Department-Applicationand selecting “Crime Tips” or the department’s Facebook app, or text "PTCTIPS” and the information to 274637 (“CRIMES”)"

MedReturn Prescription Disposal Program – Citizens can bring unwanted prescriptions to the PTC Police Station Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (NO needles/sharps, syringes with needles, thermometers, IV bags, bloody or infectious waste, personal care products, empty containers, inhalers, medical equipment, liquids, creams, or hydrogen peroxide).



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Week of September 30, 2019


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HOT TOPICS

City Council Meets Thursday
The Peachtree City Mayor and Council will meet on Thursday, October 3, 6:30 p.m., at City Hall. The public is welcome. The agenda includes appointments to the Convention & Visitors Bureau and Planning Commission and the elimination/replacement of two positions in Public Works and Grounds Maintenance (Consent Agenda). There will be a public hearing on a request to rezone the property at 320 Dividend Drive from GI General Industrial to LUI Limited Use Industrial. The complete agenda and packet are available at www.peachtree-city.org/councilagenda


Outdoor Burn Ban Ending, but Drought Conditions Mean No Permits
On Tuesday, October 1, the State Outdoor Burn Ban will end, signaling that outdoor burning will again be allowed with a permit from the Peachtree City Fire Department. However, with the severe drought conditions currently in place for Fayette County, the risk of fires spreading into greenbelt areas is too great, so no permits will be issued until drought conditions subside. Check outdoor burning status, updated daily, at www.peachtree-city.org/burn


The Fire Department Pumpkins Are Coming Saturday!!
Beginning Saturday, October 5, you can pick out your perfect pumpkin and grab some great fall family photos this month at Leach Fire Station 81 (110 Paschall Rd) or Weber Fire Station #83 (481 S Peachtree Pkwy S). Pumpkins will be for sale 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays and 4:00 – 8:00 p.m., Monday – Friday. Funds raised by the pumpkin sale support the Peachtree City Volunteer Firefighters Association and our Career Department with training and equipment.

COMMUNITY NEWS

CAF Invites Local Groups to Help Plan WWII Heritage Days / Armistice 75th Anniversary
The Commemorative Air Force- Dixie Wing will be meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 10, at the Warbird Museum, 1200 Echo Court in Peachtree City. The purpose of the meeting is to begin planning for the 2020 WWII Heritage Days event, recognition of military veterans, and the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII. Local community groups interested in participating are invited to attend.


Master Gardeners Lecture Series: Creating a Garden for Autumn Beauty’
Your garden can be as beautiful in October as it is in April. “Fall Guy” Arty Schronce will present “Creating a Garden for Autumn Beauty” to the Fayette Master Gardeners Association on October 15. Fall is one of the best times to be outdoors in Georgia, and fall-blooming flowers are often overlooked when people are shopping for garden plants. Fall also offers colorful foliage and fruits to brighten the landscape. Arty’s talk will point out a few of the many options Georgia gardeners have to make autumn a highlight in the garden year. This free lecture will be held on Tuesday, October 15, at the Bridge Community Center (125 Willowbend Rd). Social Hour at 9:30 a.m., with lecture beginning at 10:00 a.m.


Greek Pastry Sale – Orders Underway!
The Philoptochos Chapter of St. Christopher Hellenic Orthodox Church is selling handmade Baklava, Spanakopita, Tiropita, Koulourakia, Pastitsio, Gift Boxes, and more! Order deadline is November 15, with pastry pickup on November 22 & 23. Order form and list of pastries with pricing at https://saintchristopherhoc.org/fall-bake-sale. Proceeds benefit Philoptochos’ (Friends of the Poor) local and national charities.


CONSTRUCTION PROJECT UPDATES


Utility / Right-of-Way Projects

Atlanta Gas Light is working on new installation in
• Cresswind, August 6 through October
• Everton, August 1 through November 1

REMINDER: Utility work takes place in City-owned Right-of-Way or Utility Easements. Please do not threaten contractors – they are allowed to work in this area whether you personally want the service or not. While it may be your “yard,” it is not your property. Contractors will restore grass when done in the neighborhood. Residents should water new grass seed/sod after installation (the utilities do not return to keep grass seed/sod watered). No one should have private sprinkler systems or electric dog fences in the public right-of-way, but if you do, please mark them when you see other utilities marked in your yard. Utility contractors are not responsible for restoring these items, and locate services (811) will not know about them to mark them.


CALENDAR

Georgia House District 71 Runoff Election – Tuesday, October 1. Advance voting is underway this week, 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. To find out if you are eligible to vote in this runoff, visit www.mvp.sos.ga.gov.

FSS Presents: The Battle of Ocean Pond – Friday, October 4, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., at The Gathering Place (203 McIntosh Tr.). Jim Scott will share the history of Florida’s only Civil War battle - The Battle of Olustee, also known as the Battle of Ocean Pond. The program is FREE but pre-registration is required at 770-461-0813 or register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title). Fayette Senior Services members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org

HOA Boot Camp – Saturday, October 5, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., at 140 Stonewall Avenue W in Fayetteville. Informational session for Homeowner Associations and citizens, with staff from Environmental Management, Code Enforcement, Tax Assessors, Water System, Public Works, Fire, Environmental Health, the Clerk of Courts, attending and participating in audience discussions. Free admission and parking. Refreshments and box lunches will be provided to all registered attendees. Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-fayette-hoa-boot-camp-tickets-72084788543

George Thorogood and the Destroyers at The Fred – Saturday, October 5. For more information and tickets, visit http://www.amphitheater.org/.

Deadline for Voter Registration for Municipal Election – Monday, October 7, 5:00 p.m. Peachtree City’s general election on Tuesday, November 5, will decide the Council Members for Post 1 (Prebor) and Post 2 (King). The candidates are:
• Post 1 – Phil Prebor (incumbent), Oobi Childs, Morgan Hallmon
• Post 2 – Mike King (incumbent), Darryl Csicsila, Steven Newton
Voter registration for the election will close at 5:00 p.m. on October 7. Polls will be open on Election Day, November 5, from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and on the day of the run-off election, if required. Advanced In-Person (Early) Voting will be held October 15 – November 1, at the Fayette County Administrative Complex, Peachtree City Library, and Tyrone Town Hall. A runoff election, if required, shall be held on December 3, 2019.

If you have more questions about the upcoming election, please visit https://peachtree-city.org/Mayor & City Council/Elections and watch upcoming issues of UPDATES for features and reminders.

FSS Presents: Medicare Made Easy – Monday, October 7, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., at The Gathering Place (203 McIntosh Tr.). Anita Richards with Piedmont Sixty Plus and a GeorgiaCares Medicare expert will review the basics on Medicare benefits: Part A – hospital insurance, Part B – medical insurance, Part C –advantage plans, Part D –prescription drug coverage, and Medigap – supplemental insurance to Medicare. The program is FREE but pre-registration is required at 770-461-0813 or register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title). Fayette Senior Services members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org

Night Market at Drake Field – Saturday, October 12, 6:00 – 11:00 p.m. Enjoy live music, food, and artists. Bustling with excitement and fun, Night Market is the monthly destination for outdoor dining, shopping, and entertainment. Night Market is intended for participants 21 and older and has alcoholic beverages present. Golf Cart commuting is recommended.

Master Gardeners Lecture Series: Creating a Garden for Autumn Beauty’ - Tuesday, October 15, at the Bridge Community Center (125 Willowbend Rd). Social Hour at 9:30 a.m., with lecture beginning at 10:00 a.m. Learn the many options Georgia gardeners have, including fall-blooming flowers, colorful foliage, and fruits, to make autumn a highlight in the garden year. Free event.

Promise Place Fundraising Dinner – Tuesday, October 15, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Flat Creek Country Club, 100 Flat Creek Road. Sponsorship opportunities are available. Tickets for the event are $100 each or $800 per table/8 people, and reservations can be made at https://promiseplace.org or by sending a check to Promise Place, P.O. Box 854, Fayetteville, GA 30214. ATTN: Fundraising. For more info, contact Hortense Jackson at 770-692-3390 or hortense.jackson@promiseplace.org.

FSS Presents: A Travel Guide to Georgia – Friday, October 18, 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. at The Gathering Place (203 McIntosh Tr.). Take a tour of Georgia’s best vacation spots, great weekend getaways, and popular day trips. Dawn will share some of the most popular destinations to visit in Georgia for an adventurous day trip or a great weekend or overnight getaway that are close to home. The program is FREE but pre-registration is required at 770-461-0813 or register@fayss.org (include name, phone number and event title). Fayette Senior Services members and non-members welcome. www.Fayss.org

Magnolia Fine Arts Festival – Saturday & Sunday, October 19 & 20, at Drake Field. Juried fine arts market, student art exhibit, great food, kids’ corner, and demonstrations with live performances all weekend! Festival admission is free. http://www.magnoliaartsfestival.org/festival-info/

Live2Lead Coming – Friday, October 22, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Peachtree City Christian Church, 500 Kedron Drive. The leadership simulcast features John Maxwell, Rachel Hollis and three other speakers. The local panel includes Colin Martin, Fayette Chamber of Commerce President & CEO; BG Rock Donahue (US Army, Retired), Executive Director, Georgia Military College; Vanessa Fleisch, Peachtree City Mayor; Cathy Berggren, Executive Director, Real Life Center; and Dr. George Dillard, Senior Pastor, Peachtree City Christian Church. For all the details, please visit L2LPTC.com.

Peachtree City Fall Festival & Trunk-or-Treat – Saturday, October 26, at Drake Field. Put on your costume and head to Drake Field for an afternoon of free family fun including costume contests, bounce houses, hay maze, food vendors, music, pumpkin painting, and more beginning at 2:00 p.m. Then Trunk-or-Treating hosted by the Peachtree City Police Department will be from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. and will feature decorated City vehicles. Thanks to event sponsors C2 Education, Peachtree City Chapter International Order of DeMolay, Hope Assembly #4 International Order of Rainbow for Girls, Silverton Mortgage, and American Black Belt Academy.

SCT’s Haunted Woods at The Ridge – Saturday, October 26, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., at The Ridge Nature Area (415 Burch Rd, Fayetteville). Kids trail and adult trails – face painting, Southern Crescent Storytellers, and trick-or-treating. https://sctlandtrust.org/event/haunted-woods/

Halloween – Thursday, October 31. Peachtree City does not change the date for Trick-or-Treating.


ONGOING

Current Recreation Activities Catalog available at www.peachtree-city.org/recreation

Peachtree City Yard Sales – Signs at City Hall, List on the PTC App. Authorized yard sale signs are available at City Hall for $0.50 each, and the yard sale application and rules are available at City Hall or online at https://peachtree-city.org/745/Yard-Sales-Virtual-Neighborhoods

Tree Removal Permits – Tree removal permit applications are reviewed by the Planning and Zoning Department – visit http://peachtree-city.org/1195/Trees

Burn Permits Required – Outdoor burn permits are required for residential yard debris burning. Visit www.peachtree-city.org/burn to obtain permit for the day of burn (page is updated daily to reflect whether weather conditions allow for burning on that day).

“My Community Officer” Program – The Peachtree City Police Department’s “My Community Officer” program pairs officers who have volunteered to serve as individual points of contact with each neighborhood in Peachtree City for questions or issues on police related issues. Learn more at www.peachtree-city.org/MyCommunityOfficer. Please make sure the department has updated Homeowner Association contact information via this page as well.

Recycling – The Peachtree City Recycling Center (off Highway 74 S at Rockaway Road) accepts yard waste and e-waste and is open on Wednesdays, 1:00 – 4:30 p.m., and Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Recycling Stations at Public Works are open 24/7 and include a used book drop. No aerosol cans, plastic, plastic bags, or aluminum metal can be accepted. Aluminum cans can be taken to Fire Stations 81 (110 Paschall Road) and 82 (105 Peachtree Parkway North) for recycling. For more information, email kptcb@peachtree-city.org or call 770-632-3195.

Doing Business with Peachtree City – Do you operate or work for a local business that would be interested in doing business with the City? Visit www.peachtree-city.org/bids to check out current bids and Requests for Proposals/Information, and sign up for the City’s vendor list.

Crime Tips – If you have information that would assist the Police Department in any local crimes, please call 770-487-8866 or submit an anonymous tip at www.peachtree-city.org/police ttp://www.peachtree-city.org/DocumentCenter/View/1644/Police-Department-Applicationand selecting “Crime Tips” or the department’s Facebook app, or text "PTCTIPS” and the information to 274637 (“CRIMES”)"

MedReturn Prescription Disposal Program – Citizens can bring unwanted prescriptions to the PTC Police Station Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (NO needles/sharps, syringes with needles, thermometers, IV bags, bloody or infectious waste, personal care products, empty containers, inhalers, medical equipment, liquids, creams, or hydrogen peroxide).


* * * * * * *

UPDATES is a weekly newsletter sent by the City of Peachtree City (151 Willowbend Rd., Peachtree City, GA 30269) to opt-in subscribers. If you do not wish to receive these messages, please accept our apologies, and unsubscribe by visiting our website at:
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Please note, we will not sell or give your e-mail address to anyorganization without your explicit permission.

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