County seat: Darien

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Meetings: 5 p.m. second Tuesdays each month

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Shipping container shortage might affect your holiday shopping

TEUs take spotlight when it comes to getting goods delivered to homes, stores.

A recent shortage of these containers is raising costs and snarling supply chains of thousands of products across the world. The situation highlights the importance of the simple yet essential cargo containers that, from a distance, resemble Lego blocks floating on the sea. 60% of the world’s good are packed in them.

States use Hurricane Ida damage to push resilience, infrastructure bill

Hardening storm-vulnerable areas should be part of legislation, officials say.

The storm prompted demands for more flood mitigation and enhanced building construction to help communities better withstand storms and prevent future Ida-level damage. It also illustrated the need for the expansion of broadband, rural advocates say.

School-aged children at center of Georgia’s latest Covid surge

Specialist says Savannah-Chatham mask mandate stemmed some spread.

About 60 percent of current Covid outbreaks in Georgia are occurring in K-12 schools across the state, public health officials said Tuesday.
That’s seven times more than the child outbreaks in previous virus surges.


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