johns creek georgia: Johns Creek Residents: Learn More About Your City in Johns Creek 101 - 03/06/09 01:53 AM
Johns Creek Residents: Want to know more about your beautiful city, who runs things, and how it works?
Then Johns Creek 101 may be just the place for you! 
The Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce's popular class "Johns Creek 101" class series is back and in demand, starting April 28. The four-class series provides a quick and fun way to meet the people who run the City, find out what they do and learn exactly how the City came to be.
Classes run for four consecutive Tuesdays - April 28, May 5, May 12 and May 19 - from 9:30AM until noon. … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: Johns Creek Police Department SHIELD Program - Crime Prevention and Education for Businesses - 07/13/08 10:23 AM
One of the many features of Johns Creek that makes it a desirable and unique city is the presence of so many local business - big and small. The Gebhardt Group is one such business.
The Johns Creek Police Department has rolled out its first Community Service - SHIELD, a crime prevention/education program that "connects" area businesses with each other and the JCPD.
And business owners are signing up quickly!
According to the Johns Creek City website, the FREE program works very simply: a business owner/manager fills out an application, providing essential Emergency Contact Information to the JCPD, and then makes sure … (2 comments)

johns creek georgia: Congratulations to Johns Creek Mayor Mike Bodker - 2008-09 Metro Atlanta Mayors Association Chairman - 07/02/08 08:16 AM

I had the pleasure of meeting Johns Creek's first mayor, Mike Bodker, when he gave his first "State of the City" address back in January 2008. The Gebhardt Group would like to congratulate Mayor Bodker on being elected the Chairman of the Metro Atlanta Mayors Association (MAMA) Chairman for the 2008-2009 year.
Douglasville Mayor Mickey Thompson handed the chair to Mayor Bodker and remarked, "Mike's enthusiasm and commitment to not only his citizens but also to the residents of the entire metro area make him the perfect choice as the next MAMA chairman."
To read the full press release, please click … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: Johns Creek, Georgia - Millage Rate Remains the Same for Fiscal Year '08 - 07/02/08 08:03 AM

Good news, Johns Creek! Millage Rate Remains the Same for Fiscal Year '08
On June 16, the Johns Creek City Council approved a property tax rate of $4.614 per $1,000 of assessed value, the same level that was in effect the previous year. According to the City of Johns Creek's website, "Overall, the City's property tax revenue is expected to increase by almost $1.8 million or 10.2% over 2007. Of that increase, about 4.7% was the result of increased valuations; the remainder is being generated by new construction and property improvements."
Johns Creek taxes are included on the overall tax … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: Lots To Do This Weekend in Johns Creek, Georgia! - 06/27/08 03:55 AM

There's lots to do this weekend in the City of Johns Creek! Even though we're expecting much-needed rain this weekend, there are still some activities that could keep you busy!
Interested in the local history and development of our once-rural Johns Creek? Come out to the Ocee Library Branch for a screening of the documentary "Sidewalk Stories" on Saturday, June 28 from 3 - 6 PM.
If the rain stays away - or at least heads out before evening on Saturday - head over to Ocee Park for a "Movies in the Park" night with the film, Spiderwick Chronicles.
And of … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: Johns Creek - Come See the Documentary "Sidewalk Stories" Saturday, June 28 at Ocee Library Branch - 06/27/08 03:47 AM

Come out this Saturday, June 28 from 3 - 6 PM to the Ocee Library Branch to see "Sidewalk Stories", a new documentary featuring Johns Creek's own Autrey Mill.
To read more about "Sidewalk Stories" you can visit the blog - please click here.
According to the City of Johns Creek's website, "Produced by five community organizations and funded by the Fulton County Arts Council, this documentary features five stories that encourage civic engagement and celebrate the preservation of history and culture throughout Fulton County." If you are interested in the development and history of the once rural Johns Creek and … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: Johns Creek "Movies in the Park" Tomorrow Night! June 28, 2008 - 06/27/08 03:31 AM
The Johns Creek Recreation and Parks' second "Movies in the Park" takes place on Saturday,  June 28 at Ocee Park in Johns Creek.
The featured film is "The Spiderwick Chronicles," a 2008 fantasy film adaptation of Holly Black and Tony DiTerlizzi's bestselling series.
There will be lots to do before the movie starts: Children's activities are available from 7 pm, food vendors will also be available on site. The movie begins at dusk. No alcohol please! Parking at Ocee is limited, so movie-goers are urged to car-pool or walk to the park.
"Movies in the Park" is sponsored by Northside Hospital Forsyth, … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: NEW Johns Creek Police Department - Johns Creek Police Department Phone Numbers - 05/12/08 08:51 AM

IT'S OFFICIAL! The City of Johns Creek has a new Police Department, as of shortly after midnight on April 27, 2008. Led by Police Chief Ed Densmore, "the 'Inaugural Squad' is made up of 56 law enforcement professionals, whose motto is to serve the community with Justice, Courage, Professionalism and Dedication." The new Johns Creek Police Department Headquarters are located at 11445 Johns Creek Parkway, Suite 200, Johns Creek, Georgia 30097. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
Anyone who has been out on the roads in Johns Creek since April 27 has probably already seen … (2 comments)

johns creek georgia: Fulton County, Georgia Raises Water and Sewer Rates - 05/08/08 09:12 AM

I received an interesting email this afternoon from Robert L. "Robb" Pitts, Commissioner, District 2-At Large, Fulton County Board of Commissioners:
Dear Fulton County residents and business owners:
You have been asked to conserve water, which you have done.  Regrettably, this decrease in water usage also caused a reduction in Fulton County's revenue. Based on projected water sales, Fulton County will be unable to produce the net revenues needed to cover the required 2008 bond debt service.  As a result, the county has adjusted water and sewer rates by 15%.
Ironically, though we have followed strict water restrictions successfully (which are even stricter than … (1 comments)

johns creek georgia: With All This Rain, I Can Water Again, Right? | Information on North Fulton County Water Restrictions, Georgia - 04/30/08 02:19 AM

With all the rain we've had lately in the Atlanta area, surely our watering restrictions have been lifted, right?
Wrong.
North Fulton County's watering restrictions, which includes the City of Johns Creek, are even tougher than the state's, according to Department of Public Works Director Angela Parker. Despite the rainy days we've had in March and April, we're still technically experiencing low water levels, as we try to make up for last year's drought conditions.
The new restrictions include the following guidelines:
Residents are permitted to hand-water for 25-minutes per day, one day a week, on an odd-even schedule (the state allows for 3 days per … (2 comments)

johns creek georgia: Johns Creek, Georgia: Medlock Bridge Road Resurfacing Begins Tonight | Expect Delays! - 04/28/08 03:45 AM

As promised, the City of Johns Creek is taking seriously the need for roadwork and road construction. In the midst of its huge plans for beautifying the city, Medlock Bridge Road is the current project for road resurfacing and construction.
Tentatively scheduled to begin today, the construction will resurface approximately 5.5 miles of Medlock Bridge Road, stretching from just north to just south of the State Bridge Road intersection. The project also includes the project also includes the addition of a left turn lane in each direction at the State Bridge Road intersection -- a much-needed improvement!
The $3.6 million project will take place between … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: Redistricting Meetings Set for New North Fulton High School | Johns Creek, Georgia - 03/18/08 07:47 AM
ATTENTION PARENTS AND HOMEOWNERS in Johns Creek, Georgia: Below is important information regarding the redistricting meetings set for new North Fulton High School in Johns Creek, Georgia. There will be three meetings, taking place at Autrey Mill Middle School, which the public is invited to attend and to participate in. As you know, redistricting can affect your home values and your children's education. I highly recommend that anyone in the North Fulton/Johns Creek area attend these meetings in order to have a say!
 
 
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For Immediate ReleaseMarch 14, 2008
For More Information Contact: Susan Hale, Communications404-763-6830 or hales1@fultonschools.org
Please note correction in … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: Spotlight on Summerfields Florals - Johns Creek, GA | February 28 is Floral Design Day - 02/28/08 02:24 AM
SUMMERFIELDS FLORALS, Johns Creek, GA 
In honor of Floral Design Day - February 28 - we would like to honor our favorite local florist, Summerfields Florals.
We've been using Summerfields Florals for the past two years to send floral arrangements to our clients and for our Annual Client Appreciation Party. Their boutique salon features gorgeous ready-to-take home floral arrangements, and the staff is creative and professional.
Their motto is "Where Quality and Good Taste Meet" -- and that couldn't be more true or more evident than in each and every one of their arrangements. Our clients are always impressed when the doorbell rings and it's … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: Johns Creek, Georgia - Recognized in RelocateAmerica's Top 25 Places to Live to go to School in 2007 - 02/12/08 06:03 AM
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johns creek georgia: Johns Creek Homestead Exemption - Deadline March 1, 2008! - 02/11/08 04:30 AM
The clock is ticking!
Homeowners who bought their home between January 1 and December 31, 2007 have until March 1, 2008, to file for their Homestead Exemption!
For most new homeowners, you will need to bring a copy of your Recorded Warranty Deed (which should have been mailed to you by your closing attorney, approximately 6 to 8 weeks after your closing date), your driver license and your car's registration. However, it is always a good idea to call the Tax Assessor's Office to make sure you are bringing all of the correct documentation.
The Local Fulton County Tax Assessor's Office for … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: Johns Creek's Mayor Mike Bodker Gives First Official "State of the City" Address - 01/31/08 06:37 AM

The Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce (GNFCC) met today - Thursday, January 31, 2008 - for lunch at Country Club of the South for its quarterly meeting in the Johns Creek area. The highlight of the luncheon meeting was Mayor Mike Bodker's first official State of the City Address.
Mayor Bodker began his time on the podium with a few lighthearted remarks and words of thanks to those who have supported him during his first year in office, setting the tone for a short but informative "State of the City" Address which highlighted the accomplishments of 2007 and goals for 2008 … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: Great North Fulton Chamber of Commerce | Johns Creek Area Quarterly Meeting Notes - 01/31/08 06:37 AM

The Greater North Fulton Chamber of Commerce (GNFCC) met today - Thursday, January 31, 2008 - for lunch at Country Club of the South for its quarterly meeting in the Johns Creek area. Speakers included sponsors Tony Green and Wendy Butler, the Johns Creek Mayor Mike Bodker, and GNFCC representatives: Brandon Beach, Preseident/CEO; Al Nash, 2007 Chair of the Chamber; and Paul Maggard, 2008 Chair of the Chamber.
The highlight of the luncheon meeting was Mayor Bodker's first official State of the City Address. Click here to read more about Mayor Bodker's address.
All speakers praised the Chamber's work for the Johns Creek area … (0 comments)

johns creek georgia: 3020 Park Chase, Alpharetta (Johns Creek), Georgia 30022 - 01/09/08 04:38 AM
The Gebhardt Group just listed 3020 Park Chase, Alpharetta, Georgia - The Park at Rivermont

This fabulous 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom home is located in the heart of the Alpharetta / Johns Creek area of Fulton County. Dramatic, open floor plan features two-story foyer with art niche, new hardwood floors on the main level, large kitchen with breakfast bar, and great dining area with view to private backyard through French doors to patio and deck. Huge master suite on the main level has lots of closet space and a luxurious master bathroom, with whirlpool tub, separate shower, dual vanities and tiled floor. … (4 comments)

johns creek georgia: Johns Creek, Georgia| Make a Resolution to Get Involved with Your City in the New Year! - 01/07/08 02:50 AM
 
Greetings, Residents of Johns Creek, Georgia! 
Want to get more involved in your new city this year? Well, here's how!
Mayor Mike Bodker will continue his Town Hall meeting series and encourages all residents to participate. The schedule for 2008 is below. Meeting topics will be announced closer to the date of each meeting. Please check the City Web site for updates.
All meetings begin at 7 pm in the City Council Chambers, 3rd floor of City Hall, 12000 Findley Road, Johns Creek, Georgia.
 
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johns creek georgia: Johns Creek Founders Day | December 1, 2007 | Parade & Events | Road Closures - 11/30/07 08:22 AM

Saturday, December 1, 2007 is officially Founders Day for the City of Johns Creek!
For a schedule of events, please click here.
Don't miss the fun of the parade, Santa in Newtown Park, the City tree planting, and "Lights for Sight, " the holiday music and light extravaganza benefiting Georgia Prevent Blindness.
Be aware of the following road closures associated with the Founders Day events:
Founders Day Parade:
Closures on State Bridge Road are as follows:
East Morton to West Morton, 8 am-noon. West Morton to Jones Bridge Road, 9 am-noon. Jones Bridge Road intersection (north and southbound lanes), 9:45 am-noon. Jones Bridge Road to Kimball … (1 comments)

 
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