Christmas in Carrollton

Whether it’s an altogether magical musical performance, pictures downtown with Santa, finding a unique gift or just sharing a cup of good cheer, ’tis the season to celebrate Christmas in Carrollton! Irish Folksinger Harry O’Donoghue November 20, 2020, 7:30pmFolksinger, storyteller and songwriter, Harry O’Donoghue, tells Ireland’s story in song. Harry has shared the stage with … Continue reading Christmas in Carrollton

Public Notice: 2020 Millage Rate

The City of Carrollton hereby announces that the millage rate for the 2020 tax year will be considered for adoption at the regularly-scheduled meeting of the Mayor and City Council on August 3, 2020, at 6 pm., at 115 West Center Street, Carrollton, GA, and, as mandated by O.C.G.A. 48.5-32, do hereby publish the following … Continue reading Public Notice: 2020 Millage Rate

New Directors at Parks and Recreation Department

Two veteran employees have assumed new leadership roles at the Carrollton Parks and Recreation Department. The city restructured the department earlier this year and named Kent Johnston as parks director. Julie Ivey has been named to fill the recently-vacated recreation director position. “I am thankful for this wonderful opportunity,” said Ivey. “I’ve been extremely fortunate … Continue reading New Directors at Parks and Recreation Department

July 4 Celebration

Fireworks and music will fill the air over the Carrollton City Schools campus this July 4, in honor of our nation’s birthday. The evening’s festivities will kick off at 8:30 p.m. with the Carroll Symphony Orchestra’s Sounds of Liberty concert on the front lawn of Carrollton Elementary School and culminate with the city’s fireworks show, … Continue reading July 4 Celebration

Budget Summary Notice

A copy of the proposed FY 2020-2021 Budget scheduled for submission to the Mayor and Council is available for inspection at the office of the City Manager located at City Hall, 315 Bradley Street, Carrollton, GA. The Mayor and Council will conduct a public hearing regarding the proposed FY 2020-2021 Budget at their special called meeting … Continue reading Budget Summary Notice

Downtown Doors Re-opening

Many downtown and local businesses are beginning to re-open their doors and you can still call in a to-go order to scoop up or have delivered. Many downtown retailers and boutiques have online shopping options available to pick-up or ship right to your door. Check out the list of merchants and their Facebook pages for … Continue reading Downtown Doors Re-opening

Mayor and Council Emergency Called Meeting March 22

The City of Carrollton Mayor and Council will hold an emergency called meeting on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at 10 am in the first-floor courtroom of the Public Safety Annex (115 W. Center Street, Carrollton, GA 30117). The purpose of the Emergency Called Meeting is to pass a resolution restricting public and private gatherings of … Continue reading Mayor and Council Emergency Called Meeting March 22

Carrollton Coronavirus Precautionary Measures

In support of state and local efforts to slow the spread of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), the City of Carrollton will be taking the following precautionary measures:  Effective immediately, we are postponing and/or canceling all large public events, meetings, programs and classes for a two-week period, or until further guidance recommends otherwise. This includes, but … Continue reading Carrollton Coronavirus Precautionary Measures

Luncheon with Author Sybil Rosen

The Carrollton Center for the Arts will host a luncheon with local music legend Blaze Foley’s biographer and friend, Sybil Rosen, at 12:30 p.m., August 29. Her book, Living in the Woods in a Tree, is Rosen’s firsthand account of her life with Foley during the countercultural 1970s and Foley’s transformation from reticent hippie musician … Continue reading Luncheon with Author Sybil Rosen