Posts tagged with "Winship"

Rep. Henson gives more details on proposed Winship

Posted by March 20, 2015

Georgia House Rep. Michele Henson, D-Stone Mountain, released a statement Friday afternoon further explaining the proposed city of Winship. In an emailed statement she said: There have been questions about this particular legislation that Representative Karla Drenner and I have introduced. We introduced HB 612 because many residents in our districts have reached out about […]

Reps. Henson, Drenner introduce Winship city legislation

Posted by March 18, 2015

This story has been updated. Georgia House Reps. Michele Henson and Karla Drenner released a joint statement Wednesday, heralding their introduction of legislation to allow a referendum to create the city of Winship. In the emailed statement, Drenner said, “This legislation is the beginning of a dialogue. Rep. Henson and I are concerned about how the Atlanta […]

City of Winship bill introduced

Posted by March 17, 2015

This story has been updated. A bill for the city of Winship has been introduced in the House as HB 612. Georgia House Representatives Michele Henson, D-Stone Mountain, and Karla Drenner, D-Avondale Estates, are listed as the sponsors. The summary describes it as, “A BILL to be entitled an Act to incorporate the City of […]

Decatur, Avondale Estates annexation bills, Greenhaven cityhood bill could be introduced soon

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt March 4, 2015

This story has been updated.  A copy of legal ads provided by the DeKalb Champion newspaper shows that annexation bills for Avondale Estates and Decatur, as well as a Greenhaven cityhood bill, could soon be introduced in the General Assembly. There’s also a legal ad for the proposed city of Winship, with a map that’s […]

Proposed DeKalb city of Winship in the works

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt March 3, 2015

This story has been updated.  Decaturish has learned that there may be yet a fifth city in play during the current legislative session. The DeKalb Champion has confirmed that someone has purchased a legal ad this week advertising a bill for a proposed City of Winship. The bill’s sponsor is unknown. No map is available. […]

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