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News from Tuesday's city council meeting.

It was another busy Cochran City Council meeting which included an ordinance resolution which will require non-residential properties to tie into city water, as well as a suggestion by one member for a curfew.  Read more here.

City Council sets millage rate, votes against holding Christmas parade this year.

In a very busy meeting held Tuesday night, Cochran City Council set the millage rate, a rollback rate of 10.383 mills. They voted against holding the annual Christmas parade due to COVID-19 concerns, approved a fireworks show that will take place after the October 23 Royals Homecoming football game, and much more.  Read more here.

Wi-Fi access downtown getting an upgrade, new health board member appointed.

Cochran City Council voted to endorse a grant application from Middle Georgia State University that will expand wi-fi access downtown at last night's monthly meeting. They also appointed a new member to the Bleckley County Health Department board. Click here for more.

Early voting for June 9 primary to begin May 18.

Early voting for the June 9 general primary will begin May 18 and run through June 5. Saturday voting will take place May 30 from 9 am to 4 pm. Call (478)934-3200,extension 8, with any questions

Early voting for presidential preference primary to begin March 2.

Early voting for the 2020 Presidential Preference Primary will start March 2 and go through March 20. Hours are 8:30 am-5 pm Monday through friday at the Board of Registrars Office, 112 N. Second Street in Cochran. Voting will be available March 14 from 9 am-4 pm there also.  Call (478)934-3200, ext 8, for more information.

Cochran City Council meeting postponed.

Per a text reply from Councilman Jon Thrower, tonight's City Council meeting has been postponed until September 26 at 7 pm.  Meetings are held at the Community House, 193 S Third St.

Date of November Cochran City Council meeting moved.

The City of Cochran announced on their website that the November monthly council meeting has been moved from November 8 to 15 at 7 pm due to November 8 being Election Day.  It will still be held at the Community House, 192 S Third St.