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Posted on: August 6, 2020

VOLUNTEERS SOUGHT FOR “KEEP DOUGLAS BEAUTIFUL” BOARD

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The City of Douglas Community Development Department is looking for volunteers for the executive board of the newly formed, Keep Douglas Beautiful, a Keep America Beautiful (KAB) affiliate.  KAB affiliates are community-based and represent commun...

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Posted on: August 6, 2020

REGISTRATION PROCESS AND REQUIREMENTS OF MOTORIZED CARTS WITHIN THE CITY LIMITS

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Motorized carts are allowed on Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) approved areas throughout Douglas.  Motorized carts must be registered through the City of Douglas Marshal’s Office. Motorized carts must weigh less than 1,300 p...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

GOV. KEMP EXTENDS PUBLIC HEALTH STATE OF EMERGENCY AND COVID-19 SAFETY MEASURES

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On July 31, 2020, Governor Kemp signed two executive orders extending the Public Health State of Emergency and existing COVID-19 safety measures.  The Public Health State of Emergency was extended through 11:59 PM on September 10, 2020 with Execu...

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

DOUGLAS MAYOR LAUNCHES MASK UP CAMPAIGN

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In an effort to slow down the spread of COVID-19 in Douglas and Coffee County, City of Douglas Mayor Tony Paulk launched his “MASK UP” Douglas campaign on Monday, July 20, 2020.  The campaign consists of highly recommending ci...

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

FACE COVERINGS REQUIRED TO ENTER DOUGLAS MUNICIPAL OFFICES

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Effective immediately, customers are required to wear face coverings to enter all municipal offices operated by the City of Douglas. Face coverings may include non-medical face masks, bandanas, scarves, or cloth. Utility customers without face coverings m...

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Posted on: July 16, 2020

CITY OF DOUGLAS INCREASES ENFORCEMENT OF COVID-19 GUIDELINES AND CITY ORDINANCES

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In order to create a safer environment within Douglas, the City of Douglas will begin proactive enforcement of state ordinances, city ordinances, and COVID-19 guidelines.  A recent surge of illegal activities such as illegal fights, gambling, und...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

GEORGIA TECH “SMART CITIES” INTERNS CREATING ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY FOR CITY

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The Douglas-Coffee County Economic Development Fund of the Community Foundation of Coffee County is funding three interns from Georgia Tech’s Smart Community Corps to create a comprehensive profile of the City of Douglas.  Interns Sarah...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

GOVERNOR KEMP'S GEORGIA SAFETY PROMISE

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The City of Douglas and the State of Georgia encourage everyone to create a safe environment for all Georgians. Take the "I’m In" pledge at, https://www.georgia.org/SafetyPromise.

On Monday, July 6, 2020, Governor Brian Kemp introduced ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

CITY HALL CUSTOMERS CAN NOW USE “MY MOBILE CHECK IN” APP

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The City of Douglas would like to ask visitors to City Hall to please use the “My Mobile Check In” app during business hours 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday.  The app is free and will allow customers to wait in their vehicles until the...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

EARN TAX INCENTIVES IN THE DOUGLAS RURAL ZONE

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Thinking of relocating your business to downtown Douglas?  Be sure to move your business to the “Zone”.   A portion of Douglas’ downtown has been designated as a R.U.R.A.L. Zone by the Georgia Department of ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2020

FREE COVID-19 TESTING NOW OFFERED IN OUR AREA

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The Department of Public Health - Southeast Health District is now offering free COVID-19 tests in our area.  An appointment must be scheduled at a specified testing center through the local health department.  Appointments may be schedu...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

INTERESTED IN MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN DOUGLAS AND COFFEE COUNTY - BECOME A VOLUNTEER ON A CITY BOARD

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Do you want to help make a difference in the City of Douglas?  The City of Douglas is searching for motivated individuals, who want to make a difference in the community, to serve on several volunteer boards and committees.

The City of Douglas is...

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