Articles by Josh Akeman

Josh Akeman is the managing editor of the Fayette County News, Today in Peachtree City, and East Coweta Journal. He is a graduate of Fayette County High School and the University of Georgia.

Peachtree City to take a cautious approach to golf carts crossing highways

Peachtree City was uniquely effected by a law signed earlier this year by Governor Nathan Deal. The new law, House Bill 877, allows local governments to “regulate the use of personal transportation vehicles upon roadways.” The upshot is the city can, if it desires, allow golf carts to legally cross state highways like Highways 54…

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