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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Free Produce Boxes Available in July and August

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Good nutritious news for all Burke County residents!  Burke County Public Schools will receive 720 20lb boxes of fresh produce every Wednesday starting July 8th through August 26th.  Drive through Burke County Middle School to pick up yo...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Water Conservation Tips

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Did you know that the average U.S. household uses approximately 400 gallons of water per day or 100 gallons per person per day?  Luckily there are many low-cost and no-cost ways to conserve water.  Small changes can make a big difference...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

Attraction Spotlight: Ninth Street Park

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Waynesboro’s beautiful Ninth Street Park was designed by local resident Alice Mann and funds were donated to construct this park by community residents in 2004.  What was once an empty lot now welcomes visitors and residents into town. ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

Monthly Fire Safety Tips: Grilling Safety

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There’s nothing like outdoor grilling.  It’s one of the most popular ways to cook food.  But, a grill placed too close to anything that can burn is a fire hazard.  They can be very hot, causing burn injuries....

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Library Summer Learning Program Goes Online

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This year, GCHRL’s Summer Learning Program moves online!  Register with our Beanstack site at http://gchrl.beanstack.org to complete your summer reading log for all age groups.  The library will also offer several virtual progr...

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Attraction Spotlight: Family Y

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Play & Learn, expanded group exercise classes and some senior classes are now open for Phase 3 at the Burke County Family Y!  This beautiful state-of-the-art facility features the excellent equipment, fitness spaces and wellness programs the ...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Water Safety Tips

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Community swimming areas and pools can be fun for the whole family over the summer months.  They can also be a place where kids develop self-confidence, lifelong skills and healthy habits.  Safety is critical to keep pool time safe and f...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Annual Water Quality Report Now Available

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The City of Waynesboro’s 2019 Annual Water Quality Report is now available.

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

2020 Census

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The City of Waynesboro is excited to be partnering with the U.S. Census Bureau to support the 2020 Census!  Make sure you’re counted!  An accurate snapshot means that communities across the nation receive the funding, services ...

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

Arbor Day Foundation Names Waynesboro Tree City USA

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Waynesboro, Georgia was named a 2019 Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management.  Waynesboro achieved Tree City USA recognition by meeting the program’s four requirements: &...

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Posted on: January 6, 2020

Know What's Below - Call Before You Dig!

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Safe digging is everyone’s responsibility - and it begins with you!  Safe digging starts when you call Georgia 811.  By law, everyone - including homeowners - must contact Georgia 811 by using eRequest on www.georgia811.com or ...

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