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Posted on: January 24, 2023

City Fire Department Promotes New Captain

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The Newnan Fire Department today announced the promotion of Lieutenant Victor Kline to Fire Captain. Chief Stephen Brown shared, “We are very fortunate to have someone of Vic’s caliber and experience in our department. His long-term le...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Fire Department Announces Class 2 ISO Rating

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The City of Newnan Fire Department today announced their recent ISO Rating of Class 2. The fire rating is given by the Insurance Services Office and indicates the emergency preparedness of a fire department.

Fire Chief Stephen Brown remarked, “A ...

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Posted on: January 6, 2023

City Fire Department Receives Firefighter Cancer Awareness Incentive

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The City of Newnan today announced that the Fire Department, led by Chief Stephen Brown, is the recipient of the Firefighter Cancer Awareness Incentive Program sponsored by LGRMS (Local Government Risk Management Services).

“I am thrilled that th...

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Posted on: December 14, 2022

Firefighter Sorrells Honored

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Mayor Brady has issued a proclamation declaring Newnan Fire Department Radio #1264 as Firefighter Damien Sorrells’ radio number. Henceforth it will no longer be used by the City of Newnan Fire Department. Sorrells, 44, passed on October 11, 2022. The proc...

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Posted on: December 10, 2022

Statement Regarding Jefferson Grove Shooting

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At approximately 7:10 p.m. on Saturday, December 10, Blake Bowman a 19-year-old male, was injured when an unknown assailant discharged a weapon at 414 Jefferson Grove at the front gate of the Jefferson Grove Apartments. The victim is currently in stable c...

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Posted on: November 12, 2022

Update from Chief Blankenship Regarding Officer Termination

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Former Officer Richard Gosch was arrested last night by the Georgia State Patrol under the suspicion of a DUI.  He was initially hired in January of 2014 and went to another law enforcement agency in November 2016. He subsequently was rehired by ...

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Posted on: November 11, 2022

Statement from Chief Blankenship Regarding Officer Termination

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On 11/11/2022 at approximately 1734 hrs. a Newnan Police Officer was traveling to work in his department issued vehicle and was involved in a single car vehicle accident in the area of 5410 GA. Hwy 54.  

 Georgia State Patrol responded an...

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Posted on: November 4, 2022

City Fire Department Receives New Rescue Unit

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The City of Newnan Fire Department today received a new Rescue Unit. In addition to providing less strain on station resources, the Rescue Unit allows other apparatus to stay available for emergencies. The new Rescue Unit will also enable our local first ...

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Posted on: November 1, 2022

Redistricting Information Sessions

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The City of Newnan will hold a total of four (4) information sessions relating to the redistricting of the boundaries of the City Council districts. Redistricting occurs every 10 years, following the Decennial U.S. Census, and is mandated by law. The purp...

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Posted on: September 29, 2022

Newnan Crossing Boulevard Reopening

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We are pleased to announce Newnan Crossing Boulevard is now open. We appreciate your patience and the hard work of the design, construction, and testing teams, which made it possible for us to open weeks ahead of schedule. 

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