Macon-Bibb spending millions for fire safety, trash cans and violence prevention

Tuesday evening, commissioners are expected to finalize all items passed in last week’s committee


Macon-Bibb County Commissioners hold their regular meeting Tuesday at 6 p.m. following a public hearing on changes to business licensing.

Macon-Bibb County Commissioners meet Tuesday evening to take final action on a number of items that passed through committee last week, including: $2.5 million for violence prevention measures, $2.8 million for a new fire training facility and $3.5 million for trash cans to give the county greater flexibility for collections.

To see what will be voted on, here’s a summation of live tweets from last week’s Committee of the Whole.