The closing of jails in Folkston, GA and South Florida has led to a surge of federal detainees at the Baker County jail north of Macclenny in recent months. Read More »
Author Archives: Joel Addington
After being stalled for two years, partly due to political pressure from both sides in a dispute over sand mining proposals near Macclenny, proposed changes to the county’s Land Development Regulations have begun moving forward again in two stages. Read More »
County Manager C.J. Thompson announced to the county commission during a workshop the afternoon of July 15 that he had a bit of good news to share — instead of a $2 million projected deficit next year, “we’re down to $1.79 million.”
Glen St. Mary’s current water utility rates are barely sufficient to operate at break-even, and the sewer rates are so low that a portion of the town’s operation is losing money.