Macon-Bibb Commissioner Larry Schlesinger plans to propose legislation this week to "immediately close all bars and restaurants only for sit-down business" following Macon-Bibb's first confirmed case of COVID-19 Thursday.
Georgia is one the few states in the country where it's illegal to buy beer at a brewery. Breweries are educational tours and give beer as a souvenir. but it's just not enough. Especially for breweries like Macon Beer Company.
New jobs are coming to Macon-Bibb County. A company called Guard-Buildings, LLC is announcing plans to open a 23,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Macon-Bibb County. The Florida based company manufactures industrial modular shelters and plans to initially hire 25 employees and invest $2,000,000.00.