Public Safety

Emergency Operations Center is almost complete

January 9, 2019 ITG 0

Information and photos submitted by Ricky Jordan Public Safety is currently working on the Emergency Operations Center located on the second floor of the new fire station. Funds raised at the last BCVFD fundraiser along […]

General Interest

Big Canoe playgrounds are now even safer

January 8, 2019 ITG 0

By Matthew Parks “Kid safe” mulch was recently added as a safety feature at both Big Canoe playgrounds. It’s a recycled hardwood mulch which has gone through a special process to remove sharp edges. Mats […]

General Interest

Roads are for cars; they’re bigger than you are

December 18, 2018 ITG 0

Watch out! That’s an order to all walkers and hikers who like to wander along the sides of our roadways. Don’t do it, unless absolutely, positively necessary. Big Canoe boasts 20 plus miles of beautiful, […]

General Interest

Winter winds are upon us

December 18, 2018 ITG 0

By Ricky Jordan Public Safety Chief Fall cool evenings seemed short-lived as cold air quickly flew into our area bringing a full blast of winter weather. The mountains of North Georgia offer truly phenomenal scenery […]

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Public Safety

Emergency Operations Center is on its way

October 23, 2018 ITG 0

Information submitted by Ricky Jordan Now that casino chips, descending American flags, and frantically waving auction paddles are but a memory, attention is being drawn to the new Emergency Operations Center (EOC) which was the […]

Public Safety

What have our entry gates ever done to you?

October 23, 2018 ITG 0

Information submitted by Toby Jones It would be funny, if it wasn’t so pathetic. Last month, Public Works once again replaced or repaired entry gates. This is an expensive and time consuming process and often […]