🌱 Diversity Task Force Final Report + Fulton County Property Values


Happy Saturday, Sand springs! I’m your host, Patrick Murray here with three fresh headlines to kick off your morning.

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Sunny with a high of 90 and a low of 64.

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Here are today’s top stories in Sandy Springs:

  1. The Sandy Springs Diversity and Inclusion Task Force to Send Finalized Report to Mayor’s Office. The task force was created in 2021 to find ways to encourage inclusion in city government. Their commendable efforts resulted in a comprehensive report resulting from many constructive conversations. (Journalist newspapers)
  2. Fulton County property owners will likely see an increase in values ​​on their 2022 assessment notices. Fulton County recognized some “housing market surges” that led to the overall increase in values. Owners will have the opportunity to appeal if they feel the value does not reflect fair market value. (MDJOnline.com)
  3. A A Home Depot worker in nearby Roswell was impaled by a crowbar. The 54-year-old woman was found standing on a forklift by officers with the crowbar stuck in her ribs. The victim was carefully removed from the scene and transported to a nearby hospital in stable condition. (The constitution of the Atlanta newspaper)

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Today in Sandy Springs:

  • SORBA Trail Day at Sope Creek. (8:45 am)
  • Virtual Esophageal Cancer Walk/Run 2022. (9:00 a.m.)
  • Paint like Bob Ross with the Sandy Springs Recreation and Parks Department. (10am)
  • Free Zumba class at UMC of North Springs. (10h)

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You are officially informed for today. I will see you soon!

Patrick Murray

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