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Week of June 17, 2019


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HOT TOPICS

City Council Meets Thursday

The Peachtree City Mayor and Council will meet on Thursday, June 20, 6:30 p.m., at City Hall.  The public is welcome.  The agenda includes adoption of the Capital Improvements Element Annual Update for the Comprehensive Plan, a Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon at Crosstown Drive, Consider Purchase of Ambulance, and a Presentation/Proposal for Commercial Boat Rentals and Services on Lake Peachtree by Rob Rothley, Leisure Lifestyle Products, LLC.  The complete agenda and packet are available at www.peachtree-city.org/councilagenda

One More Week for Peachtree City 2019 Resident Survey
740 Responses – We want to hear from YOU!!

Peachtree City residents are invited to participate in the 2019 Resident Survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5S95PJS . Peachtree City conducts this survey every two to three years to help gauge satisfaction with city government services and to gather input for spending priorities in the coming years.  Residents also have the ability to weigh in with comments and questions on issues not covered by the questions (if you do ask questions, please be sure to include your email address or phone number to receive a response).  The online survey will be open through next Monday, June 24. 

Traffic Advisories:

54/74 Sinkhole Repairs Start Today

The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) has advised that emergency repairs will begin today for the right-hand turn lane from Hwy 74 S onto Hwy 54 (by the Civic Sign).  Work is expected to be completed by the end of JulyA recent underground pipe failure at the site has created a void underneath the asphalt surface. The right turn lane is currently closed to traffic and will remain so through the project's duration. Crews may close additional lanes of traffic near the work zone as needed. Signage will be placed in advance of the closures and motorists are urged to be alert to the signage and orange and white barrels, slowing their speeds and maneuvering carefully around the work zone.  Delays may occur – please exercise caution and reduce speed while traveling through the work zone.  Get real-time information on traffic conditions and works status by calling 511, visiting 511ga.org, or downloading the Georgia 511 app. 

Peachtree Pkwy N lane closure on Thursday – Southbound lane, Stevens Entry – Walt Banks

Peachtree City’s Stormwater Crew will be working in the right-of-way of Peachtree Pkwy N on Thursday, June 20, necessitating the closure of the southbound lane for several hours.  The lane will close at approximately 9:00 a.m., and will remain closed until work is completed (by the end of the day).  Residents driving southbound on Parkway North can use Interlochen Dr to bypass the closure to reach Flat Creek Rd, or turn onto Walt Banks Road to access Hwy 54.  Barring significant weather issues, work should be completed by the end of the day. 

PD CALEA Public Info Session TODAY, 6:00 p.m., at City Hall

On Sunday, June 16, a team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) arrived yesterday for an on-site assessment of the Peachtree City Police Department.  The department is working to earn the “Gold Standard with Excellence” re-accreditation. Assessors are examining all aspects of the department, focusing policies and procedures, administration, operations, and support services. This team will be working to verify that the Peachtree City Police Department continues to meet the Commissions’ state-of-the-art standards.

As part of the assessment, the public and agency employees are invited to comment on the department’s services and performance at a public information session on Monday, June 17, 6:00 PM, at City Hall (151 Willowbend Rd).  The hearing will also be streamed live at www.peachtree-city.org/video and https://www.facebook.com/PeachtreeCityPoliceFire/

Those who cannot attend the session can provide comments to the assessment team by calling 770-632-4100 on Monday, June 17, between 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.  Telephone comments and comments made at the public information session, are limited to five (5) minutes and must address the agency’s ability to comply with CALEA standards. A copy of these standards is available on the at https://peachtree-city.org/1238/CALEA.  Interested residents can also contact Accreditation Manager Lt. Mark Brown via the link

Written comments about the Peachtree City Police Department’s ability to meet the standards for accreditation can be mailed to: Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc., 13575 Heathcote Boulevard, Suite 320 Gainesville, Virginia 20155.

The Peachtree City Police Department was initially accredited on November 21, 1992, and has consistently earned reaccreditation in 1997 and every three years thereafter. 



COMMUNITY NEWS

Fayette County Annual Water Quality Report

The 2018 Annual Water Quality Report for Fayette County Water is now available at https://fayette.munisselfservice.com//custom/documents/2018AnnualWaterQualityReport.pdf .  The report contains information on water sources for Fayette County and a complete drinking water analysis

Volunteers Needed

Midwest Food Bank Meal Packing Event June 28 – 30.  Next week, Midwest Food Bank needs help packing over 58,000 beans and rice meals at their facility in Peachtree City (220 Parkade Ct.).  There will be 4 packing sessions:

  • Friday June 28, 4:00-6:30 p.m. (all slots filled)
  • Saturday June 29, 8:30 – 11 a.m. (55 slots remaining)
  • Saturday June 29, 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. (42 slots remaining)
  • Sunday June 30, 2:00 - 4:30 p.m. (53 slots remaining)

Volunteer sign-up (individuals and groups) at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4ea4a729a5f49-tender1

Fayette County seeking volunteers for the following boards:


Registrations Announced & Underway:

  • NEW!! Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on July 20 (Ages 15-18) - $75.  Register for teams of 4 by July 1 at Kedron Fieldhouse or online at https://apm.activecommunities.com/peachtreecityrec/Home#
  • NEW!! MHS Chiefettes Mini Dance Camp (PreK – 8th Grade) – July 22 – 25, 9:00 a.m. - Noon.  Learn pom, jazz, and hip-hop styles, plus snacks and a craft.  Register through the Fayette Community School at 770-460-3990 ext 470 - https://www.fcboe.org/domain/1669
  • NEW!! MHS Mini Cheer Camp (PreK – 8th Grade) – July 22 – 25, 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.  Learn chants, cheers, jumps, basic stunts, and a short routine.  Register through the Fayette Community School at 770-460-3990 ext 470 - https://www.fcboe.org/Page/2732
  • Dragon Boat Open Practice Sessions – Get ready for the September 28 Festival, or just find out what it’s all about!  Monday mornings (8:45 am..) and Thursday evenings (6:15 p.m.) at Picnic Park (behind the Library). All skill and fitness levels are welcome. Wear regular workout clothes and shoes that can get wet in the lake. Donations towards the Rotary Club boat expenses are welcome.  Follow https://www.facebook.com/ptcdragonboats/ 
  • PTC Inline Hockey League FREE floor hockey event at the Kedron rink (202 Fieldhouse Dr.) on June 19, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.  No experience necessary! Kids ages 5 and up can play. Must wear sneakers/tennis shoes (no flip-flops). Water and ice pops for the kids.  Sign-up at registrar@ptchockey.com   
  • Fayette Youth Fishing Rodeo on Saturday, July 13, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., at Luther Glass Park.  Ages 5 – 12.  Registration required, underway at www.peachtree-city.org/recreation (search “fishing”)
  • Youth Summer Rowing Camps – Registration underway now https://ptcrowing.org
  • Adult Learn to Row Program - Register online at https://ptcrowing.org for June 29 Event.
  • Peachtree City Girls Softball Registration (Fall) for ages 4 - 18 is now open. Spots are first come, first served https://www.ptcgsa.com/ through August 1.

CONSTRUCTION PROJECT UPDATES

Peachtree City 2019 Street Paving Projects

Peachtree City’s list and map of streets that will be repaved in 2019 is now available at https://peachtree-city.org/DocumentCenter/View/15004/2019-Paving-Resurfacing-Document?bidId The City’s contractor has begun repairs to the curb and gutter for all the streets noted, then will go back for the repaving.  Once that has been completed, the contractor will go back and begin paving next month.  Once paving gets underway, the City will have a better estimate of their schedule.

Utility / Right-of-Way Projects

Atlanta Gas Light is working in

  • Cresswind Phase 3 through October 30
  • Everton Phase 1 through June 1  

AT&T is working at the following locations:

  • Cameron Trail area (Wickerhill, Treillage, Tapestry, Chestnut Field) through July 22
  • Glenloch (Bridlepath, Clydesdale, Morgans Turn, Doubletrace, Stevens Entry) through May 21

REMINDER:  Utility work takes place in City-owned Right-of-Way or Utility Easements.  Please do not threaten contractors – they are allowed to work in this area whether you personally want the service or not. While it may be your “yard,” it is not your property.  Contractors will restore grass when done in the neighborhood – Residents should water new grass seed/sod after installation (the utilities do not return to keep grass seed/sod watered).  No one should have private sprinkler systems or electric dog fences in the public right-of-way, but if you do, please mark them when you see other utilities marked in your yard.  Utility contractors are not responsible for restoring these items, and locate services (811) will not know about them to mark them. 

CALENDAR

Online July 4th Parade Registration CLOSES TODAY – Monday, June 17.  Any group wishing to register for the parade on or after Monday, June 17 will only be added if there are still spaces available at the end of the parade. 

Fayette County Board of Education Meeting – Monday, June 17, 7:00 p.m., at 205 LaFayette Avenue, Building A, in Fayetteville.

Peachtree City Convention & Visitors Bureau Meeting – Wednesday, June 19, 9:00 a.m., at

Women’s Premier Soccer League: PTC MOBA v Nashville Rhythm FC – Wednesday, June 19, 7:30 p.m., at 1000 MOBA Drive in Peachtree City.  Tickets available at https://www.mobasoccer.com/tickets

USL2 Men’s Soccer – PTC MOBA v Dalton SC – Friday, June 21, 7:30 p.m., at 1000 MOBA Drive in Peachtree City.  Tickets available at https://www.mobasoccer.com/tickets

Adult Summer Program: Crafting at the Library: Book Wreaths - Wednesday, June 19, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m., in the Floy Farr Room of the Peachtree City Library.  A crafting clinic where participants learn to make simple decorative paper crafts at the library. Craft: Folded paper flowers from book pages to wreaths. This event is free and open to the public.

ACTION Wrestling – Friday, June 21, 7:00 p.m., at the Roger Spencer Community Center in Tyrone.  Proceeds from the event will benefit Advo-Kids CASA.  Tickets and more information available at https://actionwrestling.tumblr.com/

The Robert Cray Band & Mark Cohn @ The Fred – Saturday, June 22, 8:00 p.m.  Featuring Blind Boys of Alabama with Shemekia Copeland.  For ticket information, visit http://www.amphitheater.org/

City Council FY2020 Budget Workshop – Thursday, June 27, 6:30 p.m., at City Hall.  The public is welcome. 

Fayette County Board of Commissioners Meeting – Thursday, June 27, 6:30 p.m., at 140 Stonewall Avenue West in Fayetteville. 

Water Guardians Cleanup of Lake Horton (Volunteers Welcome!) – Saturday, June 29, 2019, 7:45 a.m. - Those wishing to help should arrive by 7:45 a.m. at the parking lot. A trash grabber, trash bags and bottled water will be provided. Liability waiver is required – contact WaterGuardians@fayettecountyga.gov to register. Please remember to bring your waiver, life vest, sun screen, and a hat the day of the event. In event of rain, all registered participants will be notified via email with a rescheduled time and date.

National Learn to Row Day event – Saturday, June 29, at Lake McIntosh Parka.   Join the PTC Rowing Club beginning at 9:00AM. Come meet some of the coaches and club members while testing out the boats and rowing machines!  Youth camps and adult registrations at https://ptcrowing.org

Library Adult Summer Program: Screening “Uncommon Grace: The Life of Flannery O'Connor” – Saturday, June 29, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. in the Floy Farr Room.  Despite her death at age 39, Flannery O’Connor left behind one of the most haunting and strikingly original bodies of work in 20th Century literature. The film traces the people and events that shaped her remarkable career, followed by Q&A Session with Director/Producer Bridget Kurt. This event is free and open to the public. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com

(OFFICIALLY SOLD OUT) The Ultimate Queen Celebration @ The Fred – Saturday, June 29, 8:00 p.m.  Starring Marc Maratel, who provided the music vocals for “Bohemian Rhapsody.”  For ticket information, visit http://www.amphitheater.org/

USL2 Men’s Soccer – PTC MOBA v Dalton SC – Monday, July 1, 7:30 p.m., at 1000 MOBA Drive in Peachtree City.  Tickets available at https://www.mobasoccer.com/tickets

PTC Celebrates Independence Day – Thursday, July 4. 

  • Parade begins at 9:00 a.m. on Peachtree Pkwy S (from Village on the Green to McIntosh Trail, ending at Shakerag Knoll/Huddleston Elementary).
  • 4th Fest at City Hall Plaza - family-friendly event from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. featuring live music, entertainment, several food vendors, and activities for the whole family!
  • Fireworks over Lake Peachtree begin at dusk.

Presenting Sponsor: Hero Roofing! Also supported by MOBA Corp.

ONGOING

Current Recreation Activities Catalog available at www.peachtree-city.org/recreation

Peachtree City Yard Sales – Signs at City Hall, List on the PTC App.  Authorized yard sale signs are available at City Hall for $0.50 each, and the yard sale application and rules are available at City Hall or online at https://peachtree-city.org/745/Yard-Sales-Virtual-Neighborhoods

Tree Removal Permits – Tree removal permit applications are reviewed by the Planning and Zoning Department – visit http://peachtree-city.org/1195/Trees

Burn PermitsThe State Outdoor Burn Ban is now in effect through September 30.  No burn permits will be issued for the burning of yard debris.  Campfires, chimneys, and cooking fires are still permitted.  All fires should be completely out and cold to the touch before leaving them.  Have a method of extinguishment available at all times and watch the weather.  Summer storms can produce gusty winds that blow embers into wooded areas and spark brush fires.  If prevailing winds are more than 15 mph, please refrain from having a camp fire. 

“My Community Officer” Program – The Peachtree City Police Department’s “My Community Officer” program pairs officers who have volunteered to serve as individual points of contact with each neighborhood in Peachtree City for questions or issues on police related issues.  Learn more at www.peachtree-city.org/MyCommunityOfficerPlease make sure the department has updated Homeowner Association contact information via this page as well.

Recycling – The Peachtree City Recycling Center (off Highway 74 S at Rockaway Road) accepts yard waste and e-waste and is open on Wednesdays, 1:00 – 4:30 p.m., and Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Recycling Stations at Public Works are open 24/7 and include a used book drop. No aerosol cans or plastic bags can be accepted. For more information, email kptcb@peachtree-city.org or call 770-632-3195.

Doing Business with Peachtree City – Do you operate or work for a local business that would be interested in doing business with the City?  Visit www.peachtree-city.org/bids to check out current bids and Requests for Proposals/Information, and sign up for the City’s vendor list.

Crime Tips – If you have information that would assist the Police Department in any local crimes, please call 770-487-8866 or submit an anonymous tip at www.peachtree-city.org/police ttp://www.peachtree-city.org/DocumentCenter/View/1644/Police-Department-Applicationand selecting “Crime Tips” or the department’s Facebook app, or text "PTCTIPS” and the information to 274637 (“CRIMES”)"

MedReturn Prescription Disposal Program – Citizens can bring unwanted prescriptions to the PTC Police Station Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (NO needles/sharps, syringes with needles, thermometers, IV bags, bloody or infectious waste, personal care products, empty containers, inhalers, medical equipment, liquids, creams, or hydrogen peroxide).




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HOT TOPICS

City Council Meets Thursday
The Peachtree City Mayor and Council will meet on Thursday, June 20, 6:30 p.m., at City Hall. The public is welcome. The agenda includes adoption of the Capital Improvements Element Annual Update for the Comprehensive Plan, a Pedestrian Hybrid Beacon at Crosstown Drive, Consider Purchase of Ambulance, and a Presentation/Proposal for Commercial Boat Rentals and Services on Lake Peachtree by Rob Rothley, Leisure Lifestyle Products, LLC. The complete agenda and packet are available at www.peachtree-city.org/councilagenda


One More Week for Peachtree City 2019 Resident Survey
740 Responses – We want to hear from YOU!!
Peachtree City residents are invited to participate in the 2019 Resident Survey at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5S95PJS . Peachtree City conducts this survey every two to three years to help gauge satisfaction with city government services and to gather input for spending priorities in the coming years. Residents also have the ability to weigh in with comments and questions on issues not covered by the questions (if you do ask questions, please be sure to include your email address or phone number to receive a response). The online survey will be open through next Monday, June 24.


Traffic Advisories:

54/74 Sinkhole Repairs Start Today
The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) has advised that emergency repairs will begin today for the right-hand turn lane from Hwy 74 S onto Hwy 54 (by the Civic Sign). Work is expected to be completed by the end of July. A recent underground pipe failure at the site has created a void underneath the asphalt surface. The right turn lane is currently closed to traffic and will remain so through the project's duration. Crews may close additional lanes of traffic near the work zone as needed. Signage will be placed in advance of the closures and motorists are urged to be alert to the signage and orange and white barrels, slowing their speeds and maneuvering carefully around the work zone. Delays may occur – please exercise caution and reduce speed while traveling through the work zone. Get real-time information on traffic conditions and works status by calling 511, visiting 511ga.org, or downloading the Georgia 511 app.

Peachtree Pkwy N lane closure on Thursday – Southbound lane, Stevens Entry – Walt Banks
Peachtree City’s Stormwater Crew will be working in the right-of-way of Peachtree Pkwy N on Thursday, June 20, necessitating the closure of the southbound lane for several hours. The lane will close at approximately 9:00 a.m., and will remain closed until work is completed (by the end of the day). Residents driving southbound on Parkway North can use Interlochen Dr to bypass the closure to reach Flat Creek Rd, or turn onto Walt Banks Road to access Hwy 54. Barring significant weather issues, work should be completed by the end of the day.


PD CALEA Public Info Session TODAY, 6:00 p.m., at City Hall
On Sunday, June 16, a team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) arrived yesterday for an on-site assessment of the Peachtree City Police Department. The department is working to earn the “Gold Standard with Excellence” re-accreditation. Assessors are examining all aspects of the department, focusing policies and procedures, administration, operations, and support services. This team will be working to verify that the Peachtree City Police Department continues to meet the Commissions’ state-of-the-art standards.

As part of the assessment, the public and agency employees are invited to comment on the department’s services and performance at a public information session on Monday, June 17, 6:00 PM, at City Hall (151 Willowbend Rd). The hearing will also be streamed live at www.peachtree-city.org/video and https://www.facebook.com/PeachtreeCityPoliceFire/

Those who cannot attend the session can provide comments to the assessment team by calling 770-632-4100 on Monday, June 17, between 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Telephone comments and comments made at the public information session, are limited to five (5) minutes and must address the agency’s ability to comply with CALEA standards. A copy of these standards is available on the at https://peachtree-city.org/1238/CALEA. Interested residents can also contact Accreditation Manager Lt. Mark Brown via the link

Written comments about the Peachtree City Police Department’s ability to meet the standards for accreditation can be mailed to: Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc., 13575 Heathcote Boulevard, Suite 320 Gainesville, Virginia 20155.

The Peachtree City Police Department was initially accredited on November 21, 1992, and has consistently earned reaccreditation in 1997 and every three years thereafter.

COMMUNITY NEWS

Fayette County Annual Water Quality Report
The 2018 Annual Water Quality Report for Fayette County Water is now available at https://fayette.munisselfservice.com//custom/documents/2018AnnualWaterQualityReport.pdf. The report contains information on water sources for Fayette County and a complete drinking water analysis


Volunteers Needed

Midwest Food Bank Meal Packing Event June 28 – 30. Next week, Midwest Food Bank needs help packing over 58,000 beans and rice meals at their facility in Peachtree City (220 Parkade Ct.). There will be 4 packing sessions:
• Friday June 28, 4:00-6:30 p.m. (all slots filled)
• Saturday June 29, 8:30 – 11 a.m. (55 slots remaining)
• Saturday June 29, 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. (42 slots remaining)
• Sunday June 30, 2:00 - 4:30 p.m. (53 slots remaining)
Volunteer sign-up (individuals and groups) at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0b4ea4a729a5f49-tender1


Fayette County seeking volunteers for the following boards:
• Region 6 Mental Health, Developmental, Disabilities, and Addictive Diseases Regional Advisory Council (one seat) – deadline to apply is June 21 https://fayettecountyga.gov/news_archives/19Apr/04-23-2019-Region-Six-Application-PACKET.pdf
• Board of Family and Children Services (one seat) – deadline to apply is June 21 - https://fayettecountyga.gov/news_archives/19Apr/04-22-2019-Board-of-Family-and-Children-Services-Application-packet.pdf
• Public Arts Committee (two seats) – deadline to apply is June 28 (extended) - https://fayettecountyga.gov/news_archives/19Apr/04-24-2019-Public-Arts-Committee-Packet.pdf

Registrations Announced & Underway:
• NEW!! Youth 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament on July 20 (Ages 15-18) - $75. Register for teams of 4 by July 1 at Kedron Fieldhouse or online at https://apm.activecommunities.com/peachtreecityrec/Home#
• NEW!! MHS Chiefettes Mini Dance Camp (PreK – 8th Grade) – July 22 – 25, 9:00 a.m. - Noon. Learn pom, jazz, and hip-hop styles, plus snacks and a craft. Register through the Fayette Community School at 770-460-3990 ext 470 - https://www.fcboe.org/domain/1669
• NEW!! MHS Mini Cheer Camp (PreK – 8th Grade) – July 22 – 25, 12:30 – 3:30 p.m. Learn chants, cheers, jumps, basic stunts, and a short routine. Register through the Fayette Community School at 770-460-3990 ext 470 - https://www.fcboe.org/Page/2732
• Dragon Boat Open Practice Sessions – Get ready for the September 28 Festival, or just find out what it’s all about! Monday mornings (8:45 am..) and Thursday evenings (6:15 p.m.) at Picnic Park (behind the Library). All skill and fitness levels are welcome. Wear regular workout clothes and shoes that can get wet in the lake. Donations towards the Rotary Club boat expenses are welcome. Follow https://www.facebook.com/ptcdragonboats/
• PTC Inline Hockey League FREE floor hockey event at the Kedron rink (202 Fieldhouse Dr.) on June 19, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. No experience necessary! Kids ages 5 and up can play. Must wear sneakers/tennis shoes (no flip-flops). Water and ice pops for the kids. Sign-up at registrar@ptchockey.com
• Fayette Youth Fishing Rodeo on Saturday, July 13, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., at Luther Glass Park. Ages 5 – 12. Registration required, underway at www.peachtree-city.org/recreation (search “fishing”)
• Youth Summer Rowing Camps – Registration underway now https://ptcrowing.org
• Adult Learn to Row Program - Register online at https://ptcrowing.org for June 29 Event.
• Peachtree City Girls Softball Registration (Fall) for ages 4 - 18 is now open. Spots are first come, first served https://www.ptcgsa.com/ through August 1.

CONSTRUCTION PROJECT UPDATES

Peachtree City 2019 Street Paving Projects
Peachtree City’s list and map of streets that will be repaved in 2019 is now available at https://peachtree-city.org/DocumentCenter/View/15004/2019-Paving-Resurfacing-Document?bidId The City’s contractor has begun repairs to the curb and gutter for all the streets noted, then will go back for the repaving. Once that has been completed, the contractor will go back and begin paving next month. Once paving gets underway, the City will have a better estimate of their schedule.


Utility / Right-of-Way Projects

Atlanta Gas Light is working in
• Cresswind Phase 3 through October 30
• Everton Phase 1 through June 1

AT&T is working at the following locations:
• Cameron Trail area (Wickerhill, Treillage, Tapestry, Chestnut Field) through July 22.
• Glenloch (Bridlepath, Clydesdale, Morgans Turn, Doubletrace, Stevens Entry) through May 21.

REMINDER: Utility work takes place in City-owned Right-of-Way or Utility Easements. Please do not threaten contractors – they are allowed to work in this area whether you personally want the service or not. While it may be your “yard,” it is not your property. Contractors will restore grass when done in the neighborhood – Residents should water new grass seed/sod after installation (the utilities do not return to keep grass seed/sod watered). No one should have private sprinkler systems or electric dog fences in the public right-of-way, but if you do, please mark them when you see other utilities marked in your yard. Utility contractors are not responsible for restoring these items, and locate services (811) will not know about them to mark them.


CALENDAR

Online July 4th Parade Registration CLOSES TODAY – Monday, June 17. Any group wishing to register for the parade on or after Monday, June 17 will only be added if there are still spaces available at the end of the parade.

Fayette County Board of Education Meeting – Monday, June 17, 7:00 p.m., at 205 LaFayette Avenue, Building A, in Fayetteville.

Peachtree City Convention & Visitors Bureau Meeting – Wednesday, June 19, 9:00 a.m., at

Women’s Premier Soccer League: PTC MOBA v Nashville Rhythm FC – Wednesday, June 19, 7:30 p.m., at 1000 MOBA Drive in Peachtree City. Tickets available at https://www.mobasoccer.com/tickets
USL2 Men’s Soccer – PTC MOBA v Dalton SC – Friday, June 21, 7:30 p.m., at 1000 MOBA Drive in Peachtree City. Tickets available at https://www.mobasoccer.com/tickets

Adult Summer Program: Crafting at the Library: Book Wreaths - Wednesday, June 19, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m., in the Floy Farr Room of the Peachtree City Library. A crafting clinic where participants learn to make simple decorative paper crafts at the library. Craft: Folded paper flowers from book pages to wreaths. This event is free and open to the public.

ACTION Wrestling – Friday, June 21, 7:00 p.m., at the Roger Spencer Community Center in Tyrone. Proceeds from the event will benefit Advo-Kids CASA. Tickets and more information available at https://actionwrestling.tumblr.com/

The Robert Cray Band & Mark Cohn @ The Fred – Saturday, June 22, 8:00 p.m. Featuring Blind Boys of Alabama with Shemekia Copeland. For ticket information, visit http://www.amphitheater.org/

City Council FY2020 Budget Workshop – Thursday, June 27, 6:30 p.m., at City Hall. The public is welcome.

Fayette County Board of Commissioners Meeting – Thursday, June 27, 6:30 p.m., at 140 Stonewall Avenue West in Fayetteville.

Water Guardians Cleanup of Lake Horton (Volunteers Welcome!) – Saturday, June 29, 2019, 7:45 a.m. - Those wishing to help should arrive by 7:45 a.m. at the parking lot. A trash grabber, trash bags and bottled water will be provided. Liability waiver is required – contact WaterGuardians@fayettecountyga.gov to register. Please remember to bring your waiver, life vest, sun screen, and a hat the day of the event. In event of rain, all registered participants will be notified via email with a rescheduled time and date.

National Learn to Row Day event – Saturday, June 29, at Lake McIntosh Parka. Join the PTC Rowing Club beginning at 9:00AM. Come meet some of the coaches and club members while testing out the boats and rowing machines! Youth camps and adult registrations at https://ptcrowing.org

Library Adult Summer Program: Screening “Uncommon Grace: The Life of Flannery O'Connor” – Saturday, June 29, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. in the Floy Farr Room. Despite her death at age 39, Flannery O’Connor left behind one of the most haunting and strikingly original bodies of work in 20th Century literature. The film traces the people and events that shaped her remarkable career, followed by Q&A Session with Director/Producer Bridget Kurt. This event is free and open to the public. Register at https://peachtreecitylibrary.eventbrite.com

(OFFICIALLY SOLD OUT) The Ultimate Queen Celebration @ The Fred – Saturday, June 29, 8:00 p.m. Starring Marc Maratel, who provided the music vocals for “Bohemian Rhapsody.” For ticket information, visit http://www.amphitheater.org/

USL2 Men’s Soccer – PTC MOBA v Dalton SC – Monday, July 1, 7:30 p.m., at 1000 MOBA Drive in Peachtree City. Tickets available at https://www.mobasoccer.com/tickets

PTC Celebrates Independence Day – Thursday, July 4.
• Parade begins at 9:00 a.m. on Peachtree Pkwy S (from Village on the Green to McIntosh Trail, ending at Shakerag Knoll/Huddleston Elementary).
• 4th Fest at City Hall Plaza - family-friendly event from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. featuring live music, entertainment, several food vendors, and activities for the whole family!
• Fireworks over Lake Peachtree begin at dusk.
Presenting Sponsor: Hero Roofing! Also supported by MOBA Corp.


ONGOING

Current Recreation Activities Catalog available at www.peachtree-city.org/recreation

Peachtree City Yard Sales – Signs at City Hall, List on the PTC App. Authorized yard sale signs are available at City Hall for $0.50 each, and the yard sale application and rules are available at City Hall or online at https://peachtree-city.org/745/Yard-Sales-Virtual-Neighborhoods

Tree Removal Permits – Tree removal permit applications are reviewed by the Planning and Zoning Department – visit http://peachtree-city.org/1195/Trees

Burn Permits –The State Outdoor Burn Ban is now in effect through September 30. No burn permits will be issued for the burning of yard debris. Campfires, chimneys, and cooking fires are still permitted. All fires should be completely out and cold to the touch before leaving them. Have a method of extinguishment available at all times and watch the weather. Summer storms can produce gusty winds that blow embers into wooded areas and spark brush fires. If prevailing winds are more than 15 mph, please refrain from having a camp fire.

“My Community Officer” Program – The Peachtree City Police Department’s “My Community Officer” program pairs officers who have volunteered to serve as individual points of contact with each neighborhood in Peachtree City for questions or issues on police related issues. Learn more at www.peachtree-city.org/MyCommunityOfficer . Please make sure the department has updated Homeowner Association contact information via this page as well.

Recycling – The Peachtree City Recycling Center (off Highway 74 S at Rockaway Road) accepts yard waste and e-waste and is open on Wednesdays, 1:00 – 4:30 p.m., and Saturdays, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Recycling Stations at Public Works are open 24/7 and include a used book drop. No aerosol cans or plastic bags can be accepted. For more information, email kptcb@peachtree-city.org or call 770-632-3195.

Doing Business with Peachtree City – Do you operate or work for a local business that would be interested in doing business with the City? Visit www.peachtree-city.org/bids to check out current bids and Requests for Proposals/Information, and sign up for the City’s vendor list.

Crime Tips – If you have information that would assist the Police Department in any local crimes, please call 770-487-8866 or submit an anonymous tip at www.peachtree-city.org/police ttp://www.peachtree-city.org/DocumentCenter/View/1644/Police-Department-Applicationand selecting “Crime Tips” or the department’s Facebook app, or text "PTCTIPS” and the information to 274637 (“CRIMES”)"

MedReturn Prescription Disposal Program – Citizens can bring unwanted prescriptions to the PTC Police Station Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (NO needles/sharps, syringes with needles, thermometers, IV bags, bloody or infectious waste, personal care products, empty containers, inhalers, medical equipment, liquids, creams, or hydrogen peroxide).


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