North Ridge Roofing in Woodstock, Ga., will participate in the nationwide "No Roof Left Behind" program to help a local family and give back to the community, according to this article. The company will install a new roof for a needy family without charge and give them a full home repair in partnership with other businesses. North Ridge Roofing will take nominations of deserving families on its website until Dec. 27.
The Fayette County Board of Education in Georgia is expected to outsource janitorial services to GCA Services Group this week. The move would save the district $300,000 while preserving pay rates for transitioning staff.
Roofs atop three library branches in Ohio soon will receive repairs after a study last year revealed their deteriorating conditions. Roofs at the Eastlake and Willowick libraries are approaching the end of their 20-year life spans, while the one in Willoughby has problems with its flat roof section and its flashing. Repairs to the roofs are expected to cost $360,000.
Former Union City, Ga., City Manager Steve Rapson was unanimously chosen as county manager of Fayette County, Ga. Rapson was also previously budget director of Fulton County, experience that he likely will draw upon as Fayette County faces declining revenue. Rapson says his top priority is to better relationships between the county and its cities.