Macon-Bibb commissioners approve grants targeting homelessness, streamline meetings, OK new fire chief

Macon-Bibb commissioners approve grants targeting homelessness, streamline meetings, OK new fire chief

In its first meeting of 2022, the Macon-Bibb County Commission allocated more than $4 million in grant funds for social programs and airport improvements. Mayor Lester Miller unveiled a new committee schedule and announced Shane Edwards as his pick for Macon-Bibb County fire chief. All items approved Tuesday come up for a final vote Jan. 18. The following tweets sent during the live meeting summarize actions taken.