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Mar 25, 2020

MAYOR AND COUNCIL APPROVE LOCAL EMERGENCY ORDER

State of Emergency                                                                                                          Town of Braselton

The Braselton Mayor and Council has adopted an ordinance issuing a state of emergency in Braselton, Georgia in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The declaration allows the Town to prioritize resources, coordinate an effective response, and other steps necessary in response to this emergency. The declaration is effective as of noon on March 26, 2020. 

The declaration of emergency orders the closure of restaurant dining rooms and prohibits dine-in service at these establishments.  Establishments may continue to sell food via delivery service, takeout, and drive throughs. Outdoor patio service is only allowed if patrons strictly adhere to maintaining a distance of six (6) feet between any individuals

The declaration of emergency orders the closure of all gyms, fitness centers/studios, movie theaters, live performance venues, bowling alleys, arcades and entertainment centers, hair salons and nail salons and other similar establishments within with the corporate limits of Braselton.

The order also allows restaurants to sell unopened beer and wine curbside and takeout in compliance with sales under the alcohol license.

The order also states that all employers and businesses which remain open for use by the public must take the necessary steps to restrict in person contact and maintain a distance of 6 feet between individuals while in the establishments.  The order also incorporates Governor Kemp’s Executive Orders issued on March 23, 2020.

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Feb 27, 2019

Water line repairs are complete near Legends Clubhouse as of 1:30 pm

The water department will be working to fix a leak near the Legends Clubhouse today. Those customers on Legends Club Circle may experience loss of water or low water pressure during the repair time. Read More
Jan 29, 2019

Braselton is Georgia's second safest city

The National Council on Home Safety and Security ranks Braselton as Georgia’s second safest city for 2019. Read More
Jan 17, 2019

Braselton sets municipal qualifying information

The Braselton Town Council set $180 as the qualifying fee for this year’s November council elections.  Council members from Districts 1 and 3 will be elected.

 Municipal governments are required to set the qualifying fees and establish the dates for qualifying in any election year.  Town Manager Jennifer Scott, who was also reappointed as the town’s election qualifying officer, set the qualifying dates of August 19, 20 and 21.

 Council district 1 is currently represented by Becky Richardson, and Council district 3 is represented by Tony Funari.

Jan 14, 2019

Braselton farmers market returns Friday

he popular farmers market in downtown Braselton returns Friday, January 18, opening at 4:00 PM.
“Our vendors will feature fresh, winter items,” says market manager Peg Sheffield. “The variety is amazing and healthy!”

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Oct 29, 2018

Braselton Police join 911 memorial ceremony

(Gainesville) Braselton Police Major Michael Steffman joined hundreds of law enforcement and civic officials at the seventeenth commemoration of the 9-11 terrorist attacks on America. Read More
Oct 24, 2018

Braselton presents "A Wrinkle In Time" on Town Green

(Braselton) Movie fans will enjoy “A Wrinkle In Time” on Saturday, September 15 on the Town Green in the heart of the town’s historic downtown. Read More
Oct 01, 2018

Braselton presents "Sherlock Gnomes" movie on Town Green

(Braselton) The animated adventure-comedy, “Sherlock Gnomes,” will delight movie fans at the Braselton Town Green on Saturday, August 18 at dusk. Read More
Sep 21, 2018

Braselton police earn re-certification

(Braselton) The Braselton Police Department earned its state re-certification through 2021 and was recognized by the state’s certification program. Read More
Sep 20, 2018

Braselton Library hosts book signing and luncheon

(Braselton) The Braselton Library is hosting another outstanding book signing and featuring Lisa Patton and her new novel, “Rush.”  Read More