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December 2013

8 on the 8

Congrats Mayor & Council

Sparkle Sandy Springs

Humanitarian Award

Rec&Parks Holiday Camps

Shopping Safety Tips

Upcoming Events

Winter Safety Tips

November 2013

Veterans Day Tribute

Bicycle,Pedestrian,Trail Survey

Go Vote!

Sparkle Sandy Springs

Mayor's Gala Raises $20K

Rec&Parks Holiday Camps

Northridge Bridge

Elegant Elf

Upcoming Events

Kitchen Safety

October 2013

Mayor's Gala

Candidate Forum

24 Hours of Booty

Northridge Bridge

Water Monitoring Day

Alarm Registration

Upcoming Events

Halloween Safety

Autumn Song

September 2013

Northridge Interchange

Sandy Springs Festival

Mayor's Gala

Alarm Registration

Qualified Candidates

Greenspace in the Floodplain

Movies by Moonlight

Upcoming Events

Fall Programs

Uncle Sam Needs You!

Ribbon Cuttings

June 2013

Stars & Stripes Debut July 6

Uncle Sam Needs You!

Summer Fun in Sandy Springs

CERT Graduation

Cycling Championship Success

Good Food, Good Times for CAC

Upcoming Events

Child Safety Class June 27

Rhythm & Brews

May 2013

Global Imports Cycling Challenge

Child Safety Seat Checkup

Splash Into Summer with Recreation & Parks

Tip-A-Cop for Special Olympics

ArtSSpring Events Have Sprung!

Good Food, Good Times for CAC

Upcoming Events

Ribbon Cuttings

April 2013

Global Imports Cycling Challenge

Bulky Trash Drop Off

Community Garden Opens

Sweep the Hooch

5K9 Walk-Run

Women's Defense Class

Upcoming Events

Ribbon Cuttings

Global Gateway Luncheon

March 2013

State of the City Address

Business License Renewal

Tornado Sirens Installed

Flood Insurance Update

Sandy Springs in China

Arbor Day

Upcoming Events

Abernathy Greenway Project

City Center Progress

February 2013

Update on the City Center

AirWatch Expansion

Arbor Day

Upcoming Events

Explorer Program

Star Cup Gymnastics

Get Your Flu Shot!

January 2013

MLK Celebration

Teen Driving Classes

Upcoming Events

Sparkle Sandy Springs

Winter Safety

Recreation and Parks

Free Document Destruction

November 2012

Veterans Day Tribute

Veteran Honored

City Center Meeting

Upcoming Events

Consulate Office

Sparkle Sandy Springs

Zoning Cases

Ribbon Cutting

Water Monitoring

New Medical Clinic

October 2012

24 Hours of Booty

Recycling Day

Upcoming Events

Election Information

SSPD Classes

Zoning Cases

Featured New Business

Medical Clinic Opens

September 2012

City Center Development

SSPD Accreditation

Sandy Springs Festival

Street Paving

Trackk and Field Champion

Hotel Grand Opening

Sidewalk Projects

Street Paving

Restaurant Opens

Sewer Project

August 2012

First Data Opens Center

Stormwater Awareness

Sandy Springs Storm

Rotary Inducts Mayor

Hammond Park Parking

New Business

Brandon Mill Improvements

Fall Recreation

July 2012

Holiday Safety

GA-400 Bike Ride

Advance Voting

Election

City Center Development

New Businesses

Road Resurfacing

Community Preparedness

Business Watch

Community Appearance

June 2012

Welcoming Businesses

Flood Map Appeals

Voter Registration

Summer Recreation

Pipeline Safety Meeting

Fire Safety

Sign Guidelines

May 2012

USPS Survey

Georgia 400 Flex Lanes

Summer Recreation

Kids to Parks Day

Chinese Delegation

Diverging Diamond

April 2012

Public Open House

CERT Drill

Trash Collection

Drug Take Back Day

E-Waste Event

March 2012

Election Day

Lake Forrest Drive Project

Community Assistance Center

U.S.P.S. Survey

Pedestrian Bridge

Turkish Delegation

Fire Chief Honored

Bulky Trash Event

Recreation Programming

February 2012

Pedestrian Improvements

Charity Golf Tournament

Citizen's Police Academy

National Arbor Day

SSFR Career Day

Atlanta Jewish Film Festival

Voter Information

Recreational Activities

January 2012

Downtown Development

Humanitarian Award

Christmas Tree Recycling

GMA Sixth Grade Contest

Citizens on Patrol

SSFR Anniversary

Winter Festival

Winter Storm Preparedness

Sparkle Sandy Springs

Open Burning Regulations

Discover the Night Sky

December 2011

Sparkle Sandy Springs

Sunday Alcohol Sales

Holiday Toy Collection

Road Improvement Updates

Holiday Crime Prevention

Winter Storm Preparedness

Award Nominations

Recreation Programs

Open Burning Regulations

Recreation Scholarships

November 2011

Veterans Day Tribute

USPS Reviews Zip Codes

Road Improvement Updates

Humanitarian Award

Flood Risk Open House

Fire Safety Advice

Road Improvement Meeting

SSPD Nixle Alerts

Activity Registration Open

October 2011

History of Sandy Springs

Emergency Preparation

Town Hall Meeting

Drug Take Back Day

Humanitarian Award

Signature Moments Book

Black Tie Ball

Veterans Day Celebration

Overlook Park Project

Re-Focus of Social Media

September 2011

Hammond Ramps to Open

Spalding Drive Bridge Repairs

Police HQ Open House

Citizen Patrol

Teen Driver Class

Rader Speed Signs

Investing in Our Infrastructure

Firearm Safety Class

Fall Recreation Programs

August 2011

National Night Out

City Council Meeting

Project Update

Citizen's Police Academy

Twitter

Heroes of Sandy Springs

Sandy Springs Festival

Charter Commission

Citizen Emergency Responders

Back to School Vaccines

Neighborhood Info

July 2011

Consolidation of City Facilities

SSFR QR Codes

Fourth of July Safety

City Street Resurfacing

Recycling Events

June 2011

City Contracts Awarded

Roswell Road Bridge

Police HQ Moving

SSPD Family Fun Day

Mayor Presented Award

SSFR Presented Award

Chattahoochee Safety

Tree Maintenance

May 2011

Cycling Challenge

Farmers Market

Stormwater Management

CodeRed Weather Warnings

Solar Project

Golden Games

Prescription Drug Collection

All-Star Award

April 2011

Town Hall Meeting

District 4 Special Election

Smart911

Weather Radios

US Census

City Website

Business License

Summer Camps

Recreational Activities

March 2011

National Citizen Survey

Special Election

Arbor Day

SSPD Self Defense

Pavement Preservation

SSFR Operational Medicine

Summer Camps

Recreational Activities

February 2011

Humanitarian Award

Smart911 Service

Recreational Activities

Fats, Oils and Grease

Winter Driving

January 2011

Business Occupation Tax

MLK Celebration

SSFD Crown Award

Council Meeting Schedule

Christmas Tree Recycling

Patriot Award

Census 2010 Numbers

Officer and K9 Recognized

December 2010

Smart Phone App

Beautification Award

SSPD Explorers

Brandon Mill Closure

City Collecting Toys

Crime Prevention

Recreational Activities

November 2010

Sandy Springs Veterans

SSFD Collecting Toys

Code Enforcement Cases

Transportation Construction Projects

Abernathy Greenway Park

MLK Humanitarian Award

Recreational Activities

October 2010

Sandy Springs' Veterans Day

MLK Humanitarian Award

Fire Station Open Houses

National Citizen Survey

Twitter Services

Emergency Notifications

Road Race Street Closures

Recycling Event

Fire Prevention Month

U.S. Justice Department

Police Alerts

Fall Recreational Activities

Hammond Park Play Hours

Sidewalk Update

September 2010

Sandy Springs Festival

Guns and Hoses Cook Off

Civil War Historical Markers

Citizen Survey

River Cleanup

World Water Monitoring Day

CERT Training Opportunity

Crime Prevention Seminar

Hammond Park Astro Turf

Overlook Park Pavilion

Fall Recreational Activities

August 2010

27th Annual National Night Out

City Wins Engineering Award

CNNMoney Ranks City

Elections 2010

New Community Development Director

Fall Recreation Program

Sidewalk Updates

Safty on the Hooch

July 2010

Mayor Galambos Honored

Rainfall and River Data

Early Voting

Overlook Park Opening

Summer Camp Program

Recycling Event

July 4th Safety

Spanish Citizens Academy

Sidewalk Updates

June 2010

New Floodplain Maps

Pioneer Award

Paving Projects

Johnson Ferry Project Meeting

Recycling Event

Recreation News

Water Safety

K-9 Certification

Message from SSPD

Sidewalk Updates

May 2010

All-Star Award

Mayor's Blog

30338 Zip Code

2010 Census

Capital Paving

Sidewalk Updates

NFCTP Meetings

Farmers Market

Flying Biscuit

Recreation News

Message from SSPD

April 2010

Peachtree Dunwoody Bridge Opening

2010 Census

Governor Candidates Forums

National Telecommunicators Week

Volunteer Appreciation Reception

Sidewalk Updates

Paving Updates

Gymnastics Center Hosts Championships

Recreation News

Storm Drain Marker Program

HOA/Neighborhood Association Presidents' Meeting

Public-Private Partnership Survey

Message from SSPD

March 2010

Public-Private Partnership Survey

2009 Flood Update

Flood-Related Closures

2010 Census

Sidewalk Updates

Message from SSPD

Earth Hour

HOA/Neighborhood Association Presidents' Meeting

Revenue Reminders

February 2010

911 Fee Survey

Road Closure Updates

MLK Humanitarian Award

HOA/Neighborhood Association Presidents Meeting

Appliance Rebates

Roswell Road Widening

2010 Census

Father Daughter Dance

Revenue Reminders

Watering Tips

Sidewalk Updates

Message from SSPD

January 2010

Swearing In Celebration

City Council Schedule

Road Closure Updates

Fourth Anniversary

Johnson Ferry/Abernathy Update

MLK Humanitarian Award

Christmas Tree Recycling

Sidewalk Updates

Protect your Identity

December 2009

Elections Results

Road Closure Updates

Fourth Anniversary

Ribbon Cutting

Johnson Ferry/Abernathy Update

MLK Humanitarian Award

Holiday Toy Drive

Fire Department Classes

Holiday Fire Safety

Winter Recreation Programs

Holiday Shopping Safety

Sidewalk Updates

November 2009

Road and Bridge Updates

Councilmember McEnerny Town Hall Meeting

MLK Humanitarian Award

Visible Addresses

Kids and Arts Program

Basketball Leagues

Youth Wrestling Program

Veterans Day Salute

Safety Tips

Sidewalk Updates

October 2009

City Urges Residents to Contact FEMA

National Flood Insurance Program

Road and Bridge Closures

Councilmember Jenkins Town Hall Meeting

Flood Preparedness

Avoid Flood Scams

Political Sign Information

Fire Rescue Open House

Sidewalk Updates

Recreation Department Partnership

September 2009

Anne Frank Exhibit

Elections Qualifying

K-9 Officer Retirement

Boot Drive for MDA

Paving Updates

Sidewalk Updates

World Water Monitoring Day

Stormwater Program

HOA/Neighborhood Associations Map

Dance Classes Offered

Recreation E-Blast

Safety Message

Dog Park is Open

August 2009

City Election Qualifying

New Public Works Director

Fire Chief Recognized

GDOT Update

Traffic Management Center

National Night Out

Spalding Drive Sidewalk Project

Sidewalk Updates

School Vaccinations

Fall Recreation Registration

Recreation Scholarships

Online Safety Tips

July 2009

Police Anniversary

Water Conservation Program

Roswell Road Resurfacing

GDOT Update

Supervised Free Play

Sidewalk Update

Tennis Reservations

Online Rec Registration

Stormwater Info

Website Redesign Underway

Scam Warnings

June 2009

Sandy Springs Named by Forbes.com

Web Site Redesign

Stormwater Info

Summer Camp Programs

Sidewalk Program Update

Bridge Repairs

Recreation Department Partners with Schools

New Soccer Court at Allen Park

Police News

Safe Kids Car Safety Seat Class

May 2009

Swine Flu Information

Emergency Notification Programs

Hammond Drive Survey

Sidewalk Program Update

Web Site Redesign

Bridge Repairs

Sandy Springs Cycling Challenge

Police News

Summer Camp Programs

Hammond Park Springs Show

April 2009

Floodplain Easements

Water Conservation

Sidewalk Program Update

Paving Program Update

Police News

Summer Camp Registration

Recreation Updates

March 2009

Safe Workplace

Open House Meeting

Town Hall Meetings

Homestead Exemptions

Stormwater Program

Sidewalk Program Update

Recreation Information

February 2009

Police Department News

Fire Department News

MLK Humanitarian Award

Business Tax Certificate Renewal

Capital Paving

Stormwater Program

Sidewalk Program Update

HOA/Neighborhood Meeting

Online Recreation Registration

Spring Recreation Registration

Tennins Information Meeting

Coaches Needed

January 2009

Information Open House

Hammond Park Master Plan

Web Site Enhancements

3rd Anniversary Celebration

MLK Celebration

Street Sweeping Program

Stormwater Program

Sidewalk Program Update

HOA/Neighborhood Meeting

Crimereports.com

New Recreation Programs

Youth Sports Registration

December 2008

City's Land Purchase

Lost Corner Preserve

2009 Winter-Springs Recreation and Parks Program

MLK Humanitarian Award

Hammond Park Master Plan

Paving Update

Sidewalk Program Update

Vote on December 2nd

November 2008

Vote on November 4th

Hammond Park Master Plan

Winter Recreation Programs

Greenprint Sandy Springs

Town Hall Meeting

Paving Update

Intersection Improvements

Sidewalk Program Update

MLK Humanitarian Award

Veterans Day Salute

October 2008

Hammond Park Master Plan

Greenprint Sandy Springs

Open House Meeting

Sidewalk Program Update

Voter Registration

JITI Parade

Political Signs

Meet "Sandy Springs"

Halloween Safety

September 2008

Angelia Parham Named Public

Works Director of the Year

Public Safety Anniversary

Roswell Road ATMS

Capital Improvement Projects

Abernathy Greenway Linear Park

Hammond Park Master Plan

Hammond Gym Enhancements

Open House Schedule

Sandy Springs Festival

National Preparedness Month

Sandy Springs Movies by Midnight

August 2008

Advanced Transportation Management Systems

Sandy Springs Sidewalks

Paving Projects

River Valley Sidewalk Project

Open House Schedule

Sandy Springs Festival

Tina Turtle Donation

Target National Night Out

Movies by Midnight

July 2008

FY2009 Budget Approval

Hammond Park Open House

Abernathy Greenway Linear Park

Advance Voting

Sandy Springs Sidewalks

Celebrating Independenc

Keeping Our Streams Healthy

June 2008

Voter Registration

Summer Camp Program

Morgan Falls Park

Intersection Improvements

Paving Updates

Sidewalk Updates

Bridge Updates

Sandy Springs Open House

May 2008

Greenprint Survey

Summer-Fall 2008 Recreation Guide

Annual Spring Show

Intersection Improvements

Sidewalk Updates

Sandy Springs Open House

Neighborhood Associations

April 2008

New Rec & Parks Director

Stormwater Information

Grass Clippings

HOA & Neighborhood Associations

9-1-1 Center

Rec & Parks Updates

Visible Addresses

Livable Centers Intiative

Comprehensive Transportation Plan

Sidewalk Projects

Traffic Management Center

Intersection Improvement

Paving Progress

Monthly Safety Tip

March 2008

Notice to Sandy Springs Consumers

The City Faces Stormwater Challenges

Traffic Management Center Comes Online

Intersection Improvement Projects Well Underway

Sidewalk Construction Program Awarded

Paving Progress Continues

Neighborhood Associations: Is Your Info Current?

Sandy Springs Recreation and Parks Abound With Activity

Sandy Springs Open House

Flood Safety Awareness Week: March 17-21, 2008

March Fire Safety Tip

February 2008

New Format for Monthly Public Meetings

Tag Renewals Benefit Our City

Water Meter Replacement Alert

Mt. Vernon Sidewalk Progress Continues

February Fun and Fitness

Help Stamp out Smoking-Related Fires

January 2008

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Celebration Held Jan. 21

City Recognized as Qualified Local Government (QLG)

City Continues to “Pave On” in 2008

New Year, New Transportation Improvements to Come

Keep Safe and Warm This Winter

Have an Athletic New Year

2008 Wishes

December 2007

We’re Turning Two!

Sandy Springs “Crowned” for Fire Department Start Up

Warming Up for Fire Department’s First Anniversary

Meeting Your Needs for Better Roads, Transportation Improvements

Planning for a Positive Future

Watching Our Water

Holiday Note

November 2007

City Stands Firmly Behind Water Conservation Efforts: A Message from City Manager John McDonough

Governor Perdue Orders Utilities, Permit Holders to Reduce Water Use by 10 Percent

Did You Realize That Residents and Businesses in the City of Sandy Springs Use About 18 Million Gallons of Water a Day?

Transportation Projects Kicking Off For The Fall

Annual Report Wins Golden Flame Award

October 2007

Election to fill council seat Nov. 6

MLK award nominations open

Council OKs adoption of park plan

Sandy Springs honored for financial reporting

More paving to begin Oct. 8

Fire rescue enhancements boost service

Study: Signal retiming saving motorists millions

Assistant fire chief completes FEMA program

City seeks emergency team members

Fire Prevention Week keys on escape plan

September 2007

Video podcast debuts, highlights City

Free CPR/AED classes Sept. 8

Demolition begins for Abernathy projects

Certificate of occupancy policy to change

Oxygen masks aimed at saving pets

Meters parcel out rush hour traffic

Meetings for September

Festival set for Sept. 15-16

Boot Drive helps battle muscular dystrophy

August 2007

Police to arm with TASERS

Massive resurfacing finished; phase II to begin

New EMS vehicle on order

Mount Vernon Parkway sidewalk project approved

Youth, adult sports among fall offerings

Meetings for August

Fire officers apply for designation

July 2007

Mayor, Council OK Comprehensive Plan

Fire Rescue: Consider public fireworks

E-blast now available in audio

Street sweeping set to begin

Budget retains current property tax rate

Meetings during July

Program aimed at firefighter, EMS safety

Police Department is a year old

June 2007

City announces first paving project

Proposed budget now online

Medical director: AEDs save lives

Drought tightens water use

Street sign toppers available

June meetings

Report potholes here

Firefighters battle giant wildfires

Police, Fire to clash in charity softball

May 2007

Readers submit new names for Roswell Road

Camps, adult basketball among summer offerings

Web now includes Fire Marshal pages

Residents asked to cut back on water use

Firefighters, citizens learn CPR, lifesaving

Permit counter changes speed process

Meetings during May

April 2007

Annual Report now online

Meinzen McEnerny to hold Town Hall

Save a life by taking CPR class

Get tips on posting address numbers

City removing signs from rights of way

Note on Business Occupational Taxes

Medical director travels to Mozambique

Upcoming meetings

March 2007

Seniors: Homestead exemption available through March 1

Water main break affects Sandy Springs

City to honor volunteers March 6

Livesaving classes begin

Council passes tree, noise ordinances

Traffic signal timing to help flow

Web has new features

Public offers input for Greenway project

Annual report survey

Upcoming meetings

Grant to prompt development

February 2007

City launches EMS program

Fire Department logs 615 calls

Council to decide tree ordinance

Greenspace project moves forward

Local company donates batteries, shavers

Homeless advocate wins MLK honor

Refunds available for sale tax overage

Meetings for February

Study: Signal timing can save $3.1 million

January 2007

Firefighters assume their posts

Meeting to explain tree ordinance

City buys parkland, fire stations

EMS kickoff on Jan. 18

Newell Rubbermaid helps fight litter

Freezing overspray a hazard

Right of way gets facelift

City Council Meetings

Greenway project meeting scheduled

December 2006

Fire Department readies for kickoff

Nominations still open for MLK Award

Recreation and Parks names new director

City Council meetings

Tree Ordinance remains under review

Traffic signal timing job complete

Police Department lands grant

Enrollment to begin for winter activities

Mt. Vernon sidewalk project moves ahead

Meetings to focus on Ga. 400 traffic

City seeks firms to help with projects

November 2006

City set for one-year birthday celebration

Jenkins gets community service award

City wins partnership accolades

Governor presents award to police chief

Web site recognized for excellence

Code Enforcement chief named a '40 Under 40'

City Council and other meetings

Nominations begin for humanitarian award

Holiday schedule for November

October 2006

Move Complete: All Offices Now at City Hall

ZIP Code to Reflect Sandy Springs Addresses

Newell Rubbermaid to Donate Refuse Containers

Mayor Appears on CNBC, FOX News

Engineer Appointed to State Leadership Role

Town Hall Meetings Scheduled

September 2006

City Sprucing Up Tree Ordinance

Book Outlines Making of Sandy Springs

Coalition to Offer Feedback

Staff Gets Ready For Move to City Hall

Town Hall Meetings Set for September

Study Keys on Traffic Signals

City Council Meetings

Program Aimed at Curbing Illegal Signs

Important Note on Tax Codes

City Seeks Input on Recreation Plan

Students Can Become Pages

August 2006

Sandy Springs Hires Fire Chief

City Launches Comprehensive Plan

Move Over Sandy Springs: New Cities Coming

Transportation Plan in the Works

Roads Top 'Most-Congested' List

Recreation and Parks Sets Program Schedule

Council Meeting Dates

Atlanta to Work on Water Issues

Turtle Assumes Post at Police Department

July 2006

Sandy Springs Newsletter Hits the Stands

Citizens Head to Polls July 18

Councilmember to Hold Town Hall Meeting

No Millage Hike for Sandy Springs

Council, Mayor OK Land Use Plan

Council Meeting Dates

Police Up and Running

Shortlist Offers Quick Guide to City Services