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Weather Delays and Closings for Tuesday, January 11, 2011

City of Perry: Essential personnel should report at normal duty hours. All others should report not later than noon Tuesday.

Cox Communications will suspend normal operations until 1 p.m. Tuesday. The company will be in touch with customers to reschedule service appointments.

Enterprise Rent-a-Car, Macon, Warner Robins, Milledgeville, Perry, Dublin, Vidalia and Thomaston locations will open at noon.

Houston County Schools closed Tuesday

Special Blessings Learning Center, Perry, closed Tuesday

Westfield School, Perry, closed Tuesday

Business: Weather Closings and Delays for January 10, 2011

City of Perry government is closed

Ennis Music Studio is closed.

Houston County government is closed, except for public safety and key personnel

Houston County Juvenile Court is closed Monday

Houston County Superior Court has rescheduled all Monday activities for the same time on Tuesday

Perdue Farms, all operations closed at the Raw Processing and the Cook Plants in Perry

Robins Air Force Base is closed, except for mission-essential personnel. The Martin Luther King Blvd. and Green Street gates will remain open.

Veterans Administration's Perry and Macon outpatient clinics are closed. The Dublin VA Hospital will be open.

2nd Annual Peach & Houston County Legislative Issues Survey Results Released

 

Of the 55 total responses from Robins Regional Chamber of Commerce, Perry Chamber of Commerce and Peach County Chamber of Commerce, some participants are members of more than one chamber. Some participants could have responded to more than one survey. There were 47 responses last year.

The three different chambers’ open-ended answers to the open-ended question, “What do you see as the single greatest challenge facing your business that can and should be addressed by the Houston and Peach County Legislative Delegation in Atlanta 2011?” are listed below.

36 Robins Regional Chamber members responded:

-Need More Quality Jobs

-State taxes... How can we go to no state tax like Florida.

-Defense cuts and BRAC

-Increasing visitation to our region: creating a desirable destination with funding to promote it; educating legislators that tourism is the 2nd largest industry in Georgia.

-Taxes

2011 Legislative Issues Survey

Below is the link for the 2011 Legislative Issues survey. 

This survey is designed to help guide legislature. 

This survey is going out to Robins Regional, Perry and Peach Chambers' of Commerce members.

http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/9GXXN8L