Macon Mayor Robert Reichert has proposed giving voters in Macon-Bibb County a voice on whether they'd accept raising taxes. GPB's Michael Caputo talked with a top economic development official on the unusual non-binding vote.
A plan to upgrade the downtown Macon river front area is no more and people are trying to figure out why. Macon Mayor Robert Reichert says polluted riverfront land downtown can still be developed. Former Mercer University President Kirby Godsey abruptly withdrew his plan for a major condo, hotel, and office development there earlier this month.