A town hall meeting sponsored by the Peachtree Corners Yes committee is set for Monday, August 29, 2011 from 7:30 to 9 p.m.
Several speakers will share the history and current status of cityhood leading up to the November 8 vote. Speakers include Georgia House Rep. Tom Rice (R- Dist.51) who was instrumental in passage House Bill 396 through the Georgia legislature.
The bill was signed by the Gov. Nathan Deal on May 11 of this year. Key topics to be included in the meeting included:
- Why the status quo isn't an option
- Why a limited service city is the solution
- Safequards in the charter
- How much will it cost?
There will be time alloted for questions.
The meeting will be held at the Peachtree Corners Baptist Church, 4480 Peachtree Corners Circle (on the corner of West Jones Bridge Road), 30092.
The meeting is free and open to the public. For more information about the city of Peachtree Corners visit www.peachtreecornersyes.com