CITY OF TUCKER NEWS
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With the City’s first downtown fireworks show now just two weeks away, Tucker’s summer event series is getting support from a new sponsor. Kroger, whose regional headquarters sits on the Tucker boundary, has agreed to join Jacobs Engineering as series sponsors of the TKR Summer of Fun.
Around 3 o’clock this morning, someone decided to try and rob the Waffle House on Lawrenceville Highway. He then fled to the Knights Inn motel across the street, leading to a standoff with police that lasted several hours. Eventually, the standoff was resolved peacefully, and three people were arrested.
The City of Tucker is standing by its commitment to responsible spending, as City leadership is set to approve a zero-millage rate for the upcoming budget year.
Tucker’s City Council held the first of two regular scheduled meetings on Monday night at the City Hall Annex. The only land use case to be presented was a special land use permit (SLUP) for a home-based business with customer contact.
This month, Region II Superintendent Trenton Arnold delivered a State of the Region Address to parents and educators at Tucker High School. Region II, which includes the Tucker Cluster, continued its impressive improvements across a number of areas during the 2017-’18 school year.
Tucker’s Mayor and City Council met Monday for the final time in the month of May, holding public hearings on several issues dealing with land use in the City.