Closed President’s Day

February 15, 2019

The City of Perry’s offices will be closed on Monday, February 18 in observance of President’s Day.  We will reopen Tuesday, February 19 at 8:00 a.m.

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Coffee with a Cop

February 15, 2019

Join us Wednesday, March 6th at Chick-fil-A on Sam Nunn Blvd. in Perry for Coffee with a Cop from 8:00 a.m. -10:00 a.m. The mission of Coffee with a Cop is to break down the barriers between police officers and the citizens they serve by removing agendas and allowing opportunities to ask questions, voice concerns, and by getting to know the officers in your neighborhood.  

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Main Street Coordinator Hired

February 8, 2019

The City of Perry’s Main Street Coordinator position was filled internally by Haley Myers who is currently the Special Events Coordinator with the City.   The mission of the Perry Main Street Program is to promote and create a thriving central business district in Downtown Perry and along primary entrance corridors into the downtown development district, while preserving Perry’s historic resources and character. Haley Myers came to the City the end of 2017 after working as the Director of Marketing for BeLoved Atlanta in Atlanta, Ga.  She is a graduate from Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville, Ga., and has a bachelor’s degree in Strategic Communications and Nonprofit Management. She has worked for various organizations such as Krochet Kids intl. in Costa Mesa, CA and Plywood People in Atlanta, GA, as a digital marketing specialist. While serving as the first ever Special Events Coordinator for the City of Perry this past year, Ms. Myers has learned about the community, it’s leadership, the city’s partners, local businesses and citizens.   She built events and memorable experiences from the ground up where everyone was able to come together in the heart of middle Georgia.  Her vision and work ethnic created a year full of fun community events! Ms. Myers comments, “I am excited to take on the role as Main Street Coordinator and serve the city in this new capacity. I look forward to walking alongside current and potential businesses, continuing historic preservation initiatives and creating new economic development projects throughout our Downtown Main Street District.  With the help and direction of our Main Street Advisory Board and committees, our trajectory is high and the potential for new growth and the enhancement of our city’s quality of life is very exciting!”

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Community Information/Engagement Meeting

February 5, 2019

Join us Monday, Feb. 11, 4:00 pm-5:30 pm at the City Hall Council Chambers for a Community Information/Engagement Meeting on the U.S. EPA Brownfield Community-wide Brownfield Assessment Project! The City of Perry is the recipient of a U.S. FY2018 EPA Brownfield Grant provides funding to identify, inventory, and assess the potential for contamination on properties in and around Downtown Perry. Please come and learn how this funding will help our community by:  Assessing and cleaning up vacant blighted properties.  Minimizing exposure to contaminants  Catalyzing local economic development  Creating jobs You will also have the opportunity to:  Nominate sites for assessment  Discuss redevelopment needs  Volunteer to serve on the City’s Brownfield Working Group  

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New Development Services & License Renewal Portal

February 5, 2019

The Community Development Department has launched an online portal to better serve our community.  You can now submit electronic applications and plans, make online payments, schedule inspections, renew business licenses, and check the status of your license all online!  Click Here!

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