Decatur To Vote on $7.9 Million Public Works Project

The Decatur City Commission will also consider an $85,000 contract with a company to handle development of a cultural and historical resource plan for the Beacon Hill Complex.

The Decatur City Commission will vote Monday night on a $7.9 million construction budget for .

The building will be constructed on the site of the current public works building at 2635 Talley St.

The city staff is recommending the contract be awarded to Hogan Construction of Norcross, which submitted the low bid of $6.4 million.

The staff is also recommending an $85,000 contract be awarded to Lord Cultural Resources to develop a cultural and historical resources plan for.

The company also ran the community participation part of the master planning process for Beacon Hill.

in Decatur that is being renovated. When the renovation is finished, the building will hold a new police station, recreational facilities and .

To see the full agenda, go to the City of Decatur website. The city commission meeting starts at 7:30 p.m. It will be preceded by a work session at 5:30 p.m.

Residents can watch the meeting on live streaming video on their home computers by going to the City of Decatur website.

Commission meetings will still be broadcast live on Comcast channel 25, and  rebroadcast at 2 p.m. the Saturday after the meeting.

Molly Badgett September 04, 2012 at 10:27 PM
Ah! Insight into the reason for annexation: to spend money the City apparently doesn't already have.


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