Peachtree City Weekly Update

May 22, 2023

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City Offices Closed for Memorial Day

City offices will be closed Monday, May 29, 2023 in honor of Memorial Day.

This day serves as a tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. We encourage everyone to take a moment to remember and honor our fallen heroes.

All gave some. Some gave all.

Mondays with the Mayor: Filming, Short-Term Rentals, and Civility

Join Mayor Kim Learnard on this week's Mondays with the Mayor as she discusses the latest developments in Peachtree City. 

Discover the new film ordinance, designed to attract filming companies while preserving our city's charm. Learn about how the proposed short-term rental regulations seeks to strike a balance between property owners and the community at large. Lastly, explore how a new civility resolution adopted unanimously by City Council aims to enhance public engagement and promote constructive dialogue throughout Peachtree City.

Stay informed and engaged with your community—watch now!

Watch: May 18, 2023 City Council Meeting

Temporary Closure of Cartpath at Andrean Way

Starting Tuesday, the Andrean Way cartpath will be temporarily closed for the replacement of a stormwater pipe.

Please use this detour map to navigate around the closed path.

The Andrean Way cartpath will reopen Friday afternoon. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Road Repaving Coming to Your Community

Weather permitting, road crews will be in the following subdivisions on the following dates for street re-paving:

May 18 - 19: Pavement milling, Wilshire Estates Subdivision

May 22 - 25: Full-Depth Reclamation (FDR), Wilshire Estates Subdivision 

May 26 - 30: Pavement milling, Colonnade Subdivision 

May 30 - June 1: Pave Wilshire Estates Subdivision 

June 2 - 7: FDR Colonnade Subdivision 

June 12 - 14: Pave Colonnade Subdivision 

Behind the Scenes of Bravery: Dive into Peachtree City Fire & Rescue's First Quarter Report

Take a look at the first quarter report from our Fire and Rescue Department.

The highlights include thousands of hours of training, a major statewide award for life-saving care, and exceptional marks from the Georgia Firefighter Standards & Training Council (GFSTC).

Be sure to thank a firefighter for their bravery and dedication to saving lives.

Starting May 22nd, the multipurpose hockey rink at Kedron Fieldhouse will be temporarily closed for repairs.

We understand how much you love using this rink, and we apologize for any inconvenience caused during this period. Our dedicated team is working diligently to ensure the rink is back in top shape for future use!

We will keep you posted on the progress and eagerly await the reopening of the rink. Stay tuned for updates! 

In the meantime, we encourage you to explore our many other parks. Visit for a complete list!

Peachtree City Votes: Unofficial May 16 Election Results

Here are the unofficial results from the May 16th state House District 68 special election.

The top two finishers will advance to the June 13th runoff.

USDA works closely with states to ensure that children who receive free or reduced-price school meals can get the nutrition they need when schools are closed – whether during summer break or unexpected closures during the school year. 

Through USDA's summer meal programs, approved sites in communities across the country can serve meals to kids up to age 18 at no cost. Families can use this tool to find directions to nearby meal sites, as well as their hours of operation and contact information.

To use the summer site finder, go to:

Families seeking food assistance for their children can also contact The USDA National Hunger Hotline, operated by Hunger Free America. The hotline can be reached Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET. at 1-866-3-HUNGRY (1-866-348-6479) (for English) or 1-877-8-HAMBRE (1-877-842-6273) (for Spanish).

Tennis Center's Successful USTA Southern Development Camp Draws Praise from Organizers and Participants

The Peachtree City Tennis Center played host to a successful USTA Southern development camp over the weekend, drawing young tennis enthusiasts from across the Southern region.

Participants from states spanning Louisiana to South Carolina took part in the event, which also featured a dedicated wheelchair tennis court. The camp's resounding success marked a significant achievement for both the facility and the city.

Maria Cercone, the organizer of the camp, expressed her gratitude and satisfaction with the event's outcome. She stated, "Southern and I would like to extend a heartfelt appreciation for the exceptional hospitality we received during the Southern Sectional Camp this past weekend.

"The facility garnered praise from parents, players, and coaches alike, with everything running flawlessly. We are especially grateful for the use of the conference room, which greatly enhanced the camp experience. The facility proved to be the perfect venue for our camp!," Cercone said.

Follow the Frisbee to Freiburg, Germany

The Peachtree City Frisbee has found its way to Freiburg, Germany.

This church, Herz-Jesu-Kirche, was first consecrated in 1897. Bombs destroyed the original building during World War II. It was rebuilt and rededicated in 1952.

The German Foundation for Monument Protection placed Herz-Jesu-Kirche on its list in 1984.  

Summer in the City: Glenloch Pool & Splash Pad Reopens May 27th

The wait is almost over!

The Glenloch pool & splashpad will be reopening its doors on Saturday, May 27!

Get ready to make a splash & have a blast! See you there!

Coffee with a Cop Returns May 25th

Don't miss out on a delightful morning of donuts, coffee, and conversation!

Join Peachtree City Police on Thursday, May 25th, 2023, at 9 am sharp at Heirloom Donuts located in the Avenue for Coffee with a Cop.

Come together with your neighbors and engage in meaningful discussions while enjoying delicious treats and warm beverages. We look forward to seeing you there!

Residents who wish to have officers visit their neighborhood for a friendly chat and coffee can reach out to Sgt. C. Lumpkin at

Take the Peachtree City Community Survey Today!

Hey, Peachtree City residents! We want to hear from you. Take our Zencity survey and share your thoughts on how we can make our city an even better place to live. Your opinion matters, and your responses will remain anonymous. Click below to take the Peachtree City Community Survey today!

Take the Survey Here!

We're Hiring! Join Our Team

and Discover Career Opportunities

The City of Peachtree City has a lot to offer, whether you are just starting your career or looking for ways to advance. Visit for a list of available openings.

Belinda Carlisle Previews New Music, Summer Tour Stop at the Fred

Watch Belinda Carlisle's interview on E! News, where she shares how a random coffee shop encounter led to her new EP, "Kismet." Plus, the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer talks her upcoming summer tour, which kicks off at the Fred, July 1st.

Get your tickets here!

The Fred Announces Triple Bill Concert

The Frederick Brown Jr. Amphitheater will host special triple bill featuring Gin Blossoms + Tonic + Fastball on Sunday, September 3rd, 2023.

Tickets for Gin Blossoms + Tonic + Fastball are on sale now! They can be purchased through the Fred website at or by calling FreshTix at 678-701-6114.

2023 Fred series ticket subscribers can purchase their same seats during the series pre-sale starting Tuesday, May 9th at 10 AM and ending Wednesday, May 10th at 5 PM by calling FreshTix at 678-701-6114.

Peachtree City Meetings

City Council Meeting

Thursday, June 1, 2023 at 6:30 PM

City Hall Council Chambers

151 Willowbend Road

Planning Commission

The May 22nd Planning Commission meeting is cancelled for lack of agenda items.

Monday, June 12, 2023, at 6:30 PM

City Hall Council Chambers

151 Willowbend Road

The Fayette Co. Historical Society and Juneteenth Planning Committee are excited to present the "Hope For a Brighter Tomorrow" youth poetry contest!

This contest is open to all high school students in Fayette County. Minors are required to obtain parental or legal guardian permission to participate.

The top three winners of the competition will be honored during the Juneteenth Celebration on June 19, 2023, scheduled to take place at 12:00 noon on the Fayetteville Courthouse lawn. Families are cordially invited to attend this event. Cash prizes will be awarded to the winners, with the first-place recipient receiving $100, the second-place recipient receiving $75, and the third-place recipient receiving $50.

Entrants are required to submit their poems electronically as a PDF file to no later than 11:59 p.m. on June 1, 2023.

Please email for contest rules and more details.

Sunset Sounds Returns to Drake Field!

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Fayette Senior Services Programs

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