State House Speaker David Ralston says lawmakers could take up criminal sentencing reform in next year’s legislative session. The issue was one of several Ralston named at a legislative preview Wednesday in Gwinnett County.
The Athens-Clarke Commission is delaying a decision on whether or not public art should be displayed at the Clarke County Jail. By law, hanging any art at the jail triggers a requirement that at least one-percent of the facility’s 76-million dollar budget be spent on art.
The Sunday alcohol sales referendum passed in scores of cities around the state on Tuesday and now some consumers want to know what’s next. The bad news: they probably won’t find the liquor store open this Sunday.
A statewide law allowed communities to vote on Sunday alcohol sales.