We break down complex threats and illuminate ways to keep Georgia’s treasure safe. Your donation to The Current will help us do more every day.

County seat: Savannah

Official Chatham County website:

Chatham County Commission:

Meetings: 9:30 a.m. in commission chambers, Old Courthouse 124 Bull St., second floor. 2020 dates are Sept. 4, 18; Oct. 9, 23; Nov. 6, 20; Dec. 4, 18.

Agendas, videos for all meetings:

Old Chatham County Courthouse By Siobhan Egan/Paprika Southern
Chatham County’s Tom J. Coleman Judicial Center. (Siobhan Egan/Paprika Southern)


Kemp’s bond package includes $90M for Savannah Convention Center

Recommendation includes $12M for Georgia Southern project

ATLANTA – Major building projects from Savananah to Valdosta to Athens are included in the $883.1 million bond package Gov. Brian Kemp is recommending to the General Assembly. This story also appeared in Capitol Beat News Service That’s lower than the $1.13 billion in bond financing lawmakers approved last June for the current fiscal year. […]

Warnock, Ossoff win Georgia seats, tip Senate to Democrats

Vote total margins appear to be larger than required for recount requests.

Rev. Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff are going to Washington after an historic electoral victory fueled by a new wave of voters stretching from Coastal Georgia, across the Black Belt to Atlanta eager for a representative who looks like them and understands their struggles at a time of national crisis.

5 things to watch: Voters take the wheel in Georgia Senate runoff race

Tight race sparks concern for parties as campaigns wind down.

Both parties worry about their chances of winning – a sharp turnaround from a month ago when Republicans thought they had a lock on the election. Polls show a tight race, and final tallies are not likely to come until Wednesday.


Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.