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WALB Albany
Columbus property tax still a concerning topic for taxpayersSome Columbus City Council members are saying they are hearing taxpayers still
WALB Albany / Posted 39 minutes ago
Some Columbus City Council members are saying they are hearing taxpayers still have with assessments on property values. Some taxpayers bills nearly doubling, some council members say the burden is having to take the time to file an appeal of the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Columbus property tax still a concerning topic for taxpayersSome Columbus City Council members are saying they are hearing taxpayers still
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 42 minutes ago
Some Columbus City Council members are saying they are hearing taxpayers still have with assessments on property values. Some taxpayers bills nearly doubling, some council members say the burden is having to take the time to file an appeal of the... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Columbus neighbors question asphalt plant planPlanning Commission forwarded a rezoning request, a preliminary plat approval a
Forest Lake Times / Posted an hour ago
Planning Commission forwarded a rezoning request, a preliminary plat approval and a conditional use permit approval to the Columbus City Council. The council was set to discuss the topic at its 7 p.m. July 26 meeting, which took place after press... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Eastern Minnesota city considers proposed asphalt plantsay it's not worth the traffic, noise and odors from the facility. The Pioneer
KTTC Rochester / Posted 5 hours ago
say it's not worth the traffic, noise and odors from the facility. The Pioneer Press (http://bit.ly/2tGNRb0 ) reports that Columbus City Council will vote Wednesday on a zoning change that would put Bituminous Roadways' asphalt plant one step... Read more
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WALB Albany
City of Columbus plans to regulate Airbnb, short-term rentalsto find a place to stay when they visit the fountain city. With the growing po
WALB Albany / Posted 6 days ago
to find a place to stay when they visit the fountain city. With the growing popularity of rental sites like Airbnb, a Columbus city council member is looking for a way to regulate these homes where you can enjoy an overnight stay. “It is... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
City of Columbus plans to regulate Airbnb, short-term rentalsto find a place to stay when they visit the fountain city. With the growing po
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
to find a place to stay when they visit the fountain city. With the growing popularity of rental sites like Airbnb, a Columbus city council member is looking for a way to regulate these homes where you can enjoy an overnight stay. “It is... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Property swap may be option for Southside projectSeventh Street is on hold after city officials and developer Kenny Frye discuss
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 7 days ago
Seventh Street is on hold after city officials and developer Kenny Frye discussed options for alternatives late last week. Columbus City Council was scheduled to hear an appeal request from Edwina Williams, who lives next to the lot where the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Fire official urges river safety in the Chattahoochee Valleybe aware of those hazards to prevent injuries and drownings. Some of the hazard
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
be aware of those hazards to prevent injuries and drownings. Some of the hazards include: Because if these hazards, the Columbus City Council adopted the following City Ordinance in 2012: Sec. 14-45. – Personal floatation devices required on... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Fire official urges river safety in the Chattahoochee Valleybe aware of those hazards to prevent injuries and drownings. Some of the hazard
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
be aware of those hazards to prevent injuries and drownings. Some of the hazards include: Because if these hazards, the Columbus City Council adopted the following City Ordinance in 2012: Sec. 14-45. – Personal floatation devices required on... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Home Base: Using the Lord's name in vaina public decision in the Golden Triangle. There are two glaring examples of how
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
a public decision in the Golden Triangle. There are two glaring examples of how that tactic can backfire over time. When Columbus City Council hired Police Chief Oscar Lewis in 2016, much was made of his spirituality as a reason to hire him. By... Read more
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New York Magazine
The Culthopping Twins Who Have Been Evangelicals, Rappers, and Digital Nomads— more as a long-term investment than a significant source of income — went int
New York Magazine / Posted 13 days ago
— more as a long-term investment than a significant source of income — went into foreclosure. Aaron had won a seat on the Columbus City Council, where he was a formal presence, always in suit and tie, and the only one of the seven-member,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Columbus taxpayers upset about property tax increasecoming out of their pockets. "I mean I was outraged," says property owner Jess
WALB Albany / Posted 14 days ago
coming out of their pockets. "I mean I was outraged," says property owner Jesse Turner. Turner and numerous others at the Columbus City Council meeting say they got a letter last week with their new tax assessment and come to find out some of... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Columbus taxpayers upset about property tax increasecoming out of their pockets. "I mean I was outraged," says property owner Jess
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 14 days ago
coming out of their pockets. "I mean I was outraged," says property owner Jesse Turner. Turner and numerous others at the Columbus City Council meeting say they got a letter last week with their new tax assessment and come to find out some of... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Eagle Scout looks to brush up Little Sister of Libertyalso wants to replace the base. Eli came up with the idea for a project more t
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
also wants to replace the base. Eli came up with the idea for a project more than a year ago and went before the Columbus City Council to gain permission. Eli then had to submit the project to a group of scoutmasters in the Pushmataha... Read more
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WALB Albany
Columbus dog owners banned from keeping dogs out on chainenforcement said if an owner does not comply with the citywide ordinance they c
WALB Albany / Posted 20 days ago
enforcement said if an owner does not comply with the citywide ordinance they could face fines and violations. Columbus City Council signed off on the ordinance which is now in effect starting on the first day of July 2017. Carter also... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Columbus dog owners banned from keeping dogs out on chainenforcement said if an owner does not comply with the citywide ordinance they c
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 20 days ago
enforcement said if an owner does not comply with the citywide ordinance they could face fines and violations. Columbus City Council signed off on the ordinance which is now in effect starting on the first day of July 2017. Carter also... Read more
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WALB Albany
Possible new Columbus ordinance raises awareness of river safetymake sure you have a life jacket,” said Jones. This potential new ordinance wi
WALB Albany / Posted 20 days ago
make sure you have a life jacket,” said Jones. This potential new ordinance will have to be voted and approved by the Columbus City Council before it can go into effect. The current fine for violating water safety rules along the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Possible new Columbus ordinance raises awareness of river safetymake sure you have a life jacket,” said Jones. This potential new ordinance wi
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 20 days ago
make sure you have a life jacket,” said Jones. This potential new ordinance will have to be voted and approved by the Columbus City Council before it can go into effect. The current fine for violating water safety rules along the... Read more
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WALB Albany
New multi-million dollar development coming to Midlandneed to be made," said Flournoy. The next step in this development project is
WALB Albany / Posted 26 days ago
need to be made," said Flournoy. The next step in this development project is to rezone the area and appear before the Columbus City Council. A tentative completion date has been set for late spring 2018. This trio is credited for the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
New multi-million dollar development coming to Midlandneed to be made," said Flournoy. The next step in this development project is
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 26 days ago
need to be made," said Flournoy. The next step in this development project is to rezone the area and appear before the Columbus City Council. A tentative completion date has been set for late spring 2018. This trio is credited for the... Read more
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WALB Albany
New development coming to Midlandneed to be made," said Flournoy. The next step in this development project is
WALB Albany / Posted 26 days ago
need to be made," said Flournoy. The next step in this development project is to rezone the area and appear before the Columbus City Council. A tentative completion date has been set for late spring 2018. This trio is credited for the... Read more
3 related articles
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WTVM 9 Columbus
New development coming to Midlandneed to be made," said Flournoy. The next step in this development project is
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 26 days ago
need to be made," said Flournoy. The next step in this development project is to rezone the area and appear before the Columbus City Council. A tentative completion date has been set for late spring 2018. This trio is credited for the... Read more
3 related articles
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WALB Albany
Columbus city leaders move forward with new payroll planand make you whole. It sounds that way, it's just that they want to see if ther
WALB Albany / Posted 27 days ago
and make you whole. It sounds that way, it's just that they want to see if there's a better way to do it,” said Bruce Huff, Columbus City Council. “If nothing changes, if we can't find some other alternative, if staff can't talk to the software... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Columbus city leaders move forward with new payroll planand make you whole. It sounds that way, it's just that they want to see if ther
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 27 days ago
and make you whole. It sounds that way, it's just that they want to see if there's a better way to do it,” said Bruce Huff, Columbus City Council. “If nothing changes, if we can't find some other alternative, if staff can't talk to the software... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Columbus news briefs for June 22, 2017Cmdr. Bryon Fuerst from the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office gave a quarterly upda
Forest Lake Times / Posted 28 days ago
Cmdr. Bryon Fuerst from the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office gave a quarterly update at the Columbus City Council meeting on June 14. According to Fuerst, there were 400 police calls in Columbus between Jan. 1 and the end of May. Many of these calls... Read more
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WALB Albany
Columbus City Council approves $700K in grants for crime preventionCOLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus City Council is continuing its efforts to suppor
WALB Albany / Posted 1 months ago
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus City Council is continuing its efforts to support community non-profits and efforts in crime prevention. The council approved grants totaling more than $700,000 at Tuesday night's meeting. Girls Inc, Open Door, Boys... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Columbus City Council approves $700K in grants for crime preventionCOLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus City Council is continuing its efforts to suppor
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 1 months ago
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus City Council is continuing its efforts to support community non-profits and efforts in crime prevention. The council approved grants totaling more than $700,000 at Tuesday night's meeting. Girls Inc, Open Door, Boys... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Is Mickens underpaid or under a rock?raise. In private business, there is a term for someone who does that: Former
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
raise. In private business, there is a term for someone who does that: Former Employee. Mickens represents Ward 2 on the Columbus city council, however, and those rules don't apply. Tuesday evening, Mickens proposed a $3,000 pay raise for city... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Council tables election commission appointmentsThe Columbus City Council will wait until its next meeting to finish appointing
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 1 months ago
The Columbus City Council will wait until its next meeting to finish appointing members to the Municipal Election Commission. Councilmen began reappointing members to the five-person board at Tuesday's meeting, but stopped when Ward 2 Councilman... Read more

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