Most Douglasville council members support budget d...
by Bill Baldowski
04:29 PM, Tuesday, June 30
With the exception of City Councilman Mike Miller, who voted against the 2016 budget because it lacked raises for police officers, Douglasville City Council members said they felt the new budget is fair and balanced. Douglasville’s 2016 general fu...

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