New City Contact Information & Last Post

CONTACT INFO Contact information for the City: http://brookhavenga.gov (and to the right) Also, we are pleased that much of the relevant content for the city website has been leveraged from the research and work on BrookhavenGeorgia.org as well as has inspired various Brookhaven websites tackling various and informative topics around town.

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Last Meeting for the Commission

Attended the last commission meeting last night: 1.  THANK YOU to the commission members, co-chairs and volunteers who put a lot of energy, drive and time away from family to setup the city well.   Kim Gocke summarized the effort well: 160 Volunteers 4300+ Hours Only 130 since the referendum Only 68 days since the […]

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First Elected Officials for Brookhaven

The latest results are in: Mayor – J Max Davis District 1 – Rebecca Chase Williams District 2 – Jim Eyre District 3 – Bates Mattison District 4 – Joe Gebbia Congratulations to our first elected officials! http://brookhaven.patch.com/articles/brookhaven-goes-to-the-polls-in-historic-runoff-election http://www.reporternewspapers.net/2012/12/04/breaking-j-max-davis-will-become-brookhavens-first-mayor

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Report and Presentation

Last night’s Commission Meeting offered a presentation and updated (near final) report to the City.  A ceremonial handover of the first such report was provided to our currently only elected official Jim Eyre. Here’s a copy of the report http://brookhavencommission.com/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/Brookhaven-Report-Commission-20121107.pdf   Also, don’t forget to check out how Brookhaven voted (courtesy of the Brookhaven Patch): http://brookhaven.patch.com/articles/how-brookhaven-voted   […]

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Its Never Boring in Brookhaven

Unexpectedly, four of the five city races are in runoffs.   Jim, congratulations.  Best wishes on the remaining candidates. Mayor District 1 District 2 District 3 District 4 J. Max DavisSandy Murray Rebecca Chase WilliamsKevin D. Fitzpartick Jr. Jim Eyre Bates MattisonKevin Quirk Joe GebbiaKaren Lord             More results information: […]

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RFPs and 4 open Positions

I know this has been on a lot of people’s minds.  In revisiting the last Brookhaven Commission meeting, it was good to learn about the progress, opportunity for the commission members to clarify issues and care in the process. RFPs: To learn more about the RFP process and download documents please see the Brookhaven Commission’s website. New […]

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Brookhaven Committees Announced

In the last commission meeting, the main update was on the formation of committees for the Governor’s commission.  There are 10.  5 Core and 5 working committees. Each is co-chaired by a commission member and a citizen. Direct Link to the list. You can sign-up to volunteer here… To keep up with the Governor’s Commissions Communications […]

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First Commission Meeting

Here are some of the highlights from the first meeting. The commission is an interim government, with no authority or money, volunteering  time to help setup the city through education, recommendations and committees. Commissions Communications: Website :  Twitter : Facebook Bill Riley will be the pro bono attorney.  He has been involved in many of the recent city formations. […]

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Brookhaven Governor’s Commission Announced

Governor Deal has announced the five person commission: Ben Vinson, chairman   Vinson is an attorney at McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP, where he focuses on political law. Prior to his work at the firm, Vinson served as majority caucus counsel in the Georgia House of Representatives. Vinson received his law degree from the University […]

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Meet The Candidates

The Friends of Briarwood Park is a group of local citizens who care deeply about improving the facilities, programs and access to Briarwood Park and Rec Center. We have monthly meetings on the first Tuesday of every month from 6-7pm. We are opening the park every Tuesday night from 6:30-7:30  until the elections so the […]

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