News Flash

Posted on: September 16, 2019

Public can donate bottle caps for, and participate in, recyclable art project

bottle caps

Citizens can donate plastic bottle caps and other types of plastic caps, and then participate in creating a mural using the caps, before the cap artwork later moves on to being recycled for use in a local project to produce public benches.

The City of Rosw...

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General City News
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Input sought for Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan

Bike Ped

The City of Roswell is seeking public input as it develops a Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan. 

A second public meeting will be held Monday, Sept. 23, to gather public input and ideas. The meeting, scheduled for 6-7:30 p.m., will be at the Roswe...

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General City News
Posted on: September 16, 2019

South Atkinson project delayed

hot plant

Work on the South Atkinson Avenue roadway project between McGaffey and Second streets has been suspended until Oct. 7. The contractor’s hot plant (pictured), where asphalt for the project is produced, is down until a heater can be replaced. The ...

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General City News
Posted on: September 12, 2019

Public forum set in Ward 4

Public Forum (website) 9-19-19

A public forum focusing on the City of Roswell's Ward 4 is scheduled Thursday, Sept. 19, at Waymaker Church (202 S. Sunset Ave.) at 6 p.m. Join City Manager Joe Neeb and other city supervisors to discuss any concerns, questions and input you may have. Alt...

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General City News
Posted on: September 10, 2019

City welcomes sponsors for Fall Festival

Fall Festival

Sponsorship opportunities are available to local businesses and organizations who would like to partner with the City of Roswell in presenting this year’s Fall Festival.

The Fall Festival will take place Thursday, Oct. 31, at the Roswell Conventi...

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General City News
Posted on: September 11, 2019

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT

RPD female personnel featured in Spotlight story (Sept 2019)

Female RPD members find success as they serve the community in challenging and rewarding roles

The Roswell Police Department is home to a roster full of dedicated officers, detectives and supervisors at various levels, as well as civilian employees serving...

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General City News
Posted on: August 23, 2019

Street pavement maintenance uses 'hot recycling'

Hot Recycle Scarifier

Pavement maintenance operations will take place on several Roswell streets during the next approximately four weeks. Residents and businesses will receive printed information regarding the work about two days before operations begin in their area.

The curr...

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General City News
Posted on: August 2, 2019

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT

Andrea Cole with horse at zoo during kids program (July 2019)

Zookeeper gets to live out her love for animals each day, caring for them and teaching the public about them

By Todd Wildermuth, City of Roswell Public Information Officer

Andrea Cole enjoys coming to work each day. She has had a love for animals since she ...

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General City News
Posted on: July 1, 2019

DEPARTMENT SPOTLIGHT

Street Dept - photo crack sealing

Street Department always maintaining roads and meeting current needs, as well as planning for future, in order to keep city thoroughfares in good and safe condition for citizens

By Todd Wildermuth, Public Information Officer, City of Roswell

When W...

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General City News
Posted on: June 7, 2019

Residents reminded of water-conservation ordinance

use water wisely

In an effort to promote responsible water conservation and bring awareness to city ordinance designed to prevent wasteful water use, the City of Roswell is reminding business owners and other citizens to ensure water systems on their properties are functi...

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General City News
Posted on: March 20, 2019

Annual ‘Clean and Safe’ program encourages removal of dilapidated buildings

Clean and Safe (website)

The City of Roswell will again conduct its “Clean and Safe” program that offers local property owners free disposal (other than a $5 permit fee) of materials from the demolition and removal of condemned and dilapidated structures in th...

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General City News
Posted on: March 7, 2019

Regulations reminder: Weeds and yard sales

yard sale

Spring, and then summer, brings warmer weather, and warmer weather brings the emergence of a variety of vegetation. Unfortunately, that can include unwanted weeds. Meanwhile, spring and summer also are yard-sale season, which means the appearance of yard-...

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General City News
Posted on: May 16, 2018

Citizens can share concerns with city through online FixIT Form

repair workers with tools

Have you recently come across a significant pothole on a city street? Did a property overgrown with weeds catch your eye? Do you know of a vehicle that appears to have been abandoned and remains sitting on public property? The City of Roswell wants to kno...

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General City News