Special City Council Meeting Called for Monday 5 p.m.

Over the weekend Peachtree Corners city leaders scheduled the Special Called meeting; a property purchase is the only item listed on the agenda.

On the City of Peachtree Corners website, you'll find a newly scheduled City Council meeting to be held on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 at 5 p.m.

The agenda is short with only one action item listed. It reads:

"Authorization of the Mayor, City Manager and City Attorney to enter into a contract for the purchase of property as identified by the Mayor and Council."

As this is a Special Called Council Meeting, there is no period on the agenda for Public Comment but the council and mayor will be available to speak and answer questions after the meeting.

A PDF copy of the agenda is included with this story. Click on the icon on the right to open the PDF then select the option to print.

The agenda is also posted on the city's website.

Are you planning on attending the City Council meeting?

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Judy Putnam February 18, 2013 at 04:38 PM
The property across from the Forum is in the Simpson Elementary School district, GCPS headquarters confirmed the information.
Mama jones February 18, 2013 at 09:29 PM
I bet Simpson folks are squirming. Apts would totally mess up their demographics and ruin their white middle class rosters . Why is it that Peachtree is overcrowded with almost 1700 kids and trailers and Simpson is under capacity?
ACB February 19, 2013 at 12:54 AM
The property is zoned for Simpson.
ACB February 19, 2013 at 12:57 AM
Because redistricting doesn't happen overnight.
Byron February 19, 2013 at 04:12 AM
They voted to buy it. Get out your check books. Let's say there are 22,000 voters and 11,000 households. To buy the said property for $10-12 million and build a city hall for say $30-40 million how much is each household responsible?


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