Commissioners approved the next phase of the Central City Skate Park. The park will get a bowl. It looks like an empty swimming pool that skaters use to perform tricks or just have fun. The bowl will cost about $550,000.
Macon-Bibb broke ground on construction for Freedom Park's baseball fields on Wednesday. Macon-Bibb Parks and Rec, County Commissioners and Vine-Ingle Baseball supporters said goodbye to the old dug out and dug in to the dirt over at Freedom Park.
Macon-Bibb leaders and public safety officials broke ground for a new fire station and sheriff's precinct Wednesday morning. The new Macon-Bibb Fire Station will replace the Breezy Hill no. 3 station and Bibb County Sheriff's Office precinct will replace the one on Pio Nono.
The Rosa Jackson Community Center re-opened doors to East Macon Friday morning. The center closed last January to begin renovations. "I remember, yes, playing on that wooden porch in Rosa Jackson," said Myrna Davis Bell with a smile describing what the community center was like more than sixty years ago.