The Athens-Clarke County Mayor and Commission will hold a work session tomorrow evening where they will discuss possible improvements along the Prince Avenue Corridor.
The commission will deliberate recommendations brought forward by the Prince Avenue Users Group, with most related to improving safety on the stretch of Prince Avenue from Sunset Drive to Pulaski. The budget of a proposed 3.8 million will come from 2018 TSPLOST money.
Recommendations include more bus shelters and more frequent bus trips, mid-block crosswalks and protected bike lanes, among other items.
A fiscal year 2022 budget of over $150 million was approved by the University of Georgia Athletic Association Board of Directors as its annual two-day spring meeting concluded Friday. The UGA Athletic Association was one of a handful of Power 5 athletic departments that did not implement staff layoffs, cuts or furloughs. The Board also heard from the Student Wellness Committee, represented by Faculty Athletics Representative David Shipley, on the initial stages of UGA student-athletes in upcoming Name, Image and Likeness legislation.