BREAKING: Local legislation could provide specific property tax relief to Dawson County seniors. Here’s the latest.
Dawson County seniors are now one step closer to seeing revamped homestead exemptions with the introduction of two bills to the State House.
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City of Dawsonville unveils new lending library, food bank
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Carpenter Loyte Bennett and Public Works Operation Manager Trampas Hansard show off the city’s newest project: a lending library and food bank constructed out of old whiskey barrels. - photo by Jessica Taylor
The city of Dawsonville recently unveiled two unique additions to the city’s municipal complex: old whiskey barrels, filled with books and food, to serve the community. “We’re tickled with them,” said City Manager Bob Bolz. With the popularity and impact of lending libraries in the parks, Bolz and Public Works Operation Manager Trampas Hansard loved the idea of installing a small library and free food bank in downtown.