Chipley

Chipley City Council looking at Citizen Advisory Committee for Flag Display debate ………..
By October 11, 2017 Read More →

Chipley City Council looking at Citizen Advisory Committee for Flag Display debate ………..

Dawn Viet claims no rules to display the U.S. Flag and says “nothing was done in disrespect”.   by Kathy Foster   Closing out Monday night’s Chipley City Council meeting, council members heard from a very upset Dawn Viet who has been putting out the American Flag Display in downtown Chipley for the past 18 […]

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Washington County’s Tobacco Free Partnership approaches Chipley Council about new ordinance ……….
By October 9, 2017 Read More →

Washington County’s Tobacco Free Partnership approaches Chipley Council about new ordinance ……….

Travis Mask, Monica Rehberg and SWAT members approach the Chipley City Council regarding a Tobacco-Free Sampling and Distribution Ordinance.   by Kathy Foster   Telling the Chipley City Council they are working with community organizations and leaders committed to educating others about tobacco use, helping protect kids from tobacco, and strengthening local policies, especially those […]

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Chipley Council addresses complaints about flag display ………..
By October 6, 2017 Read More →

Chipley Council addresses complaints about flag display ………..

Chipley residents were on hand at Thursday’s council workshop to ask Chipley’s elected officials to take a look at setting up rules for flag displays that include the American Flag.   by Kathy Foster   The Chipley City Council closed Thursday night’s workshop addressing complaints from the public concerning the display of U.S., Texas and […]

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Girls Scouts are back in Chipley ………
By October 4, 2017 Read More →

Girls Scouts are back in Chipley ………

And they meet every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Chipley.   by Kathy Foster   National Girl Scout research has shown that Girl Scouting provides benefits to not only the girls involved, but their parents as well.    Girl Scouts gives parents and girls the opportunity to be involved in […]

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By September 29, 2017 Read More →

Chipley approves Final Millage and Final Budget for 2017-2018 ………..

Meeting in two sessions Sept. 28th Chipley Council addresses millage and budget.   by  Kathy Foster   Meeting at 5:05 p.m. Thursday the Chipley City Council officially adopted the Final Millage Rate for the fiscal year 2017-18 and Final Budget for the same period.    The Millage Rate was set at 7.000 mills   The […]

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By September 27, 2017 Read More →

Chipley Redevelopment Agency (CRA) says ‘Alleyway Project’ moving ahead after 10+ years ………

CRA sets Oct. 9th meeting to readdress Facade Grant Application for Dr. Sasha Minor.   by Kathy Foster   Meeting in regular session Tuesday afternoon, board members of the Chipley Redevelopment Agency set another meeting for Oct. 9th at 4 p.m. to receive more information regarding a grant application made for property at 699 2nd […]

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Ernie Toole retires from City of Chipley after more than 33 years ……..
By September 23, 2017 Read More →

Ernie Toole retires from City of Chipley after more than 33 years ……..

Family and friends were on hand Friday to wish him well in retirement.   Friday was Ernie Toole’s last day on the job with the City of Chipley and a roomful of well-wishers was on hand at his retirement luncheon to express their appreciation for his commitment to his job, as well as to the […]

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By September 22, 2017 Read More →

Chipley Council tentatively approves 2017-2018 Millage Rate and Final Budget ………

Meeting in a short session Thursday afternoon, Chipley City Council members voted 4-0 to approve two resolutions dealing with their 2017-2018 budget.   Final action on the resolutions will be taken at a September 28th Public Hearing scheduled for 5:05 p.m.   Resolution No. 17-18  Sets the Fiscal Year 2017-2018 operating millage rate for 2017-2018 […]

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By September 21, 2017 Read More →

Chipley City Council approves Sept. 19 agenda items ……..

Chipley’s City Council met Sept. 19th and approved the following items on their agenda:   by Kathy Foster    First Reading of Ordinance No. 945 which updates some language and the natural gas rates/calculations in the City Code.  First Reading of Ordinance No. 946 which updates language in the City Code related to Code Enforcement. […]

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Chipley Woman’s Club already gearing up for the holidays ……
By September 15, 2017 Read More →

Chipley Woman’s Club already gearing up for the holidays ……

 Chipley Woman’s Club opened their new business year this week and immediately jumped into planning special activities to involve their community.   by Kathy Foster   Upcoming activities include:  Fall Yard Sale on Oct. 20th and 21st at the clubhouse.  Kirby Show on Nov. 2nd.  Pulled Pork Sale on Nov. 16th.  Tour of Homes on Dec. […]

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