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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Flood Insurance 101: Virtual Town Hall on September 30th

Tune in to the City’s Facebook page on September 30th from 4 PM - 5 PM for a virtual town hall hosted by Lynne McChristian, the Director of the Office of Risk Management and Insurance at the University of Illinois. She will join us live to explain what fl...

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

Kemp Extends Public Health State of Emergency, Renews COVID-19 Restrictions

On Friday, July 31, Governor Brian P. Kemp signed two executive orders extending the Public Health State of Emergency and existing COVID-19 safety measures. 

"The fight against COVID-19 continues, and these executive orders reaffirm our commi...

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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Applying for Water Service During COVID-19 Pandemic

In the interest of public health and safety, and due to an abundance of caution in the face of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic, all City of Richmond Hill government buildings are temporarily closed to the public - including City Hall - effective Tuesd...

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

City Of Richmond Hill Bulk Trash Pick-Up Rescheduled to October 5, 7 & 9

This year, the pick-up will take place throughout the City of Richmond Hill on October 5, 7 & 9. See the attached flyer for the neighborhood schedule.

This opportunity is available for Richmond Hill current water account users in residential zoning are...

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

In-Person Census Taker Visits Begin August 11

The 2020 Census is critical. Where there are more people, there are more needs—for new schools, new roads, and services for families, older adults, and children.

Let’s make sure that everyone in our community is counted in the 2020 Cens...

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

Notice of Property Tax Increase

The City of Richmond Hill has tentatively adopted a millage rate which will require an increase in property taxes by 1.37 percent.

All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearing on this tax increase to be held at Council Chambers on Tuesday Augus...

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Posted on: July 16, 2020

Press Release From Bryan County Sheriff's Office: Bryan County Text-for-911 Now Active

On July 10, 2020, INdigital telecom and Ryan Public Safety Solutions, working with the Bryan County 9-1-1 center announced that public safety has taken a major move forward. Through a strong, coordinated approach to public safety, Bryan County joins local...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

Changes to Coastal Health District COVID-19 Testing Program

The Coastal Health District is making several changes to its COVID-19 testing program in order to reduce long lines and wait times. Testing in Chatham County is moving to a new location, and all other counties are transitioning to an appointment-only proc...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

A Note About Fireworks

July 4th is almost here! As you plan your Independence Day Celebrations, please remember to be mindful of state and local fireworks laws. 

Fireworks Rules and Regulations for the City of Richmond Hill

1. On July 3rd and July 4th, residents can shoo...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Reminder: City Hall Will be Closed on Friday, July 3rd

In observance of Independence Day, Richmond Hill administrative offices will be closed on Friday, July 3rd.

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Drive Thru Food Drive at J F Gregory Park

The Downtown Development Authority is hosting a drive thru food drive at J F Gregory Park on June 25th from 4 PM - 7 PM. Those who donate 10+ food items will receive a $25 gift card to a local restaurant. 

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

A Note Regarding Door-To-Door Sales

It has come to our attention that there has been an increase in door-to-door sales activity recently. Please read the following excerpt from our Code of Ordinances on how to notify a door-to-door salesperson that you do not wish to be contacted at your ho...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Reminder: See All of Governor Kemp's Executive Orders at gov.georgia.gov

You can find the complete library of Governor Kemp’s executive orders on the Governor’s Office website. Visit https://gov.georgia.gov/executive-action/executive-orders/2020-executive-orders for more information.

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Free COVID-19 Testing Site to Open in Richmond Hill

The Coastal Health District is expanding its COVID-19 testing program by opening a specimen collection site in Richmond Hill. The site will offer free testing by appointment 7 days a week, beginning Wednesday, May 6th. The Health District is part...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

COVID-19 Message from Mayor Russ Carpenter

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

I would like to express my gratitude to the residents and businesses of Richmond Hill for taking the threat of COVID-19 seriously. This is an incredibly difficult time for all of us, but through it all, I am incredibly ...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Richmond Hill Newsletter, May 2020

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

New Executive Orders from Governor Kemp

Governor Kemp’s executive order provides new flexibility for healthcare practices and allows certain businesses to resume minimum in-person operations beginning Friday, April 24, 2020.You can read the full order here.

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Traffic Shift At I-95/HWY144 Area

Construction progress on the $6.17 million State Route 144 double-roundabout project at I-95 requires traffic shifts Wednesday, April 8, 2020.

Contractors will move traffic signals to support a safe pattern change on State Route 144. Drivers will be delaye...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

New COVID-19 Website for Coastal Georgia

The Coastal Health District has launched a new online resource for COVID-19. The new website displays testing information, regional COVID-19 news, answers to your frequently asked questions, and case counts for Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, ...

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