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  1. City Highlights
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    DOUGLAS AWARDED CDBG MITIGATION FUNDS FOR STREET AND DRAINAGE IMPROVEMENTS

    The Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) has awarded $1,788,761.00 in grant funds to the City of Douglas through the Community Development Block Grant Mitigation (CDBG-MIT) Program. Read on...
  2. GCIC Audit

    DPD AND MARSHAL’S OFFICE SATISFACTORILY COMPLETE GCIC AUDIT

    During the last week of April 2021, the Douglas Police Department and City Marshal’s office were evaluated by a Georgia Crime Information Center (GCIC) during their FBI CJIS audit. Both law enforcement offices satisfactorily passed the audit. Read on...
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    IN THE ZONE? TAKE ADVANTAGE OF RURAL ZONE BUSINESS TAX CREDITS

    Downtown businesses that are located within the RURAL Zone may qualify for tax credits relating to property purchase, rehabilitation costs, and job creation. Read on...
  4. Office of Gov Kemp Graphic

    GOVERNOR KEMP SIGNS NEW EXECUTIVE ORDER RELATING TO COVID-19

    On April 30, 2021 Governor Kemp signed Executive Order 4.30.21.01 relating to COVID-19 guidance in Georgia which is in effect May 1 through May 30, 2021. Read on...
  5. Monthly Meetings Slide

    CITY OF DOUGLAS COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR MAY

    The City of Douglas would like to encourage citizens to attend or become a part of various city committees and boards. At the present time, there are vacancies on the Historic Preservation Committee (HPC) and Downtown Development Authority (DDA). Read on...
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    LAND BANK AUTHORITY IS A SOLUTION FOR VACANT AND BLIGHTED PROPERTIES

    The Douglas-Coffee County Land Bank Authority is seeking to assist individuals that own vacant and blighted property. Read on...