The Maysville City Council has postponed approval of the millage rate for 2021. The council was slated to set the millage rate for both Banks County and Jackson County portions of the city during a special meeting on September 3. But, due to lack of a quorum, the council was unable to act on the proposal. A special call meeting will be set at a later date.

During a work session, the council,

•discussed renting a building on Homer Street for an office for the Downtown Development Authority. The DDA will enter into an agreement to rent the building for a fee of $110 per month for four years. The council is in the process of reestablishing the DDA under the leadership of Laura White.

•reviewed a quote for a sound system to be installed at the city park. Before approving the project, the Banks County SPLOST committee will have to approve funding.

•discussed resurfacing various city streets.

•reported the council is in the process of preparing the 2021 city operating budget.

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