Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday, March 9
Daylight Saving Time (DST) begins on the morning of Sunday, March 9 at 2 am. Please remember to set your clocks forward 1 hour.
There will be a Special Election on May 20, 2014 to fill the unexpired term for Alderman Post 3, term expires Dec. 31, 2015
Qualifying dates are March 10 & 11 (8am - 5pm) & March 12 (8am - 12pm).
To be eligible to run for office an individual must have been a resident of the City of Acworth since May 20, 2013 and must be a qualified municipal voter.
To qualify an individual must complete the qualification paperwork, available in the City Clerk's Office, and pay the qualifying fee of $396.00
For questions contact the City Clerk's Office at 770-974-3112.
Acworth Classic Car Cruise
Classic Car Cruises are held three times during the Spring, Fall and Summer months. The first upcoming Classic Car Cruise for 2014 will be held on Saturday, March 22. Main Street in downtown Acworth is lined with classic cars from days gone by and some of today's best looking cars. The shows begin at 4:00 p.m. and end at 9:00 p.m. No entry fee is required, but a $2 donation to a local charity is requested to enter the cruise.
There is no charge for the general public to attend the event.
Acworth Egg Hunt
The City of Acworth Parks, Recreation and Community Resource Department and Freedom Church are partnering again this year to bring the kids of our community another evening Egg Hunt!
The Easter Bunny will be SKYDIVING in again this year on Friday, April 11 at the Acworth Sports Complex, located at 4000 South Main St. Acworth, GA 30101, and he is bringing 50,000 eggs filled with candy! The Easter Bunny will be dropping in at 7:00 p.m. and we are encouraging everyone to arrive by 6:30 p.m. to see his grand entrance!!
The hunt will be for all children through the 5th grade. The children will be divided into four age groups:
▪ The 0-3 years old group will begin at 7:00 p.m. (immediately after the Easter Bunny lands)
▪ The 4-5 years old group will begin at 7:15 p.m.
▪ The 1st grade – 3rd grade group will begin at 7:25 p.m.
▪ The 4th grade – 5th grade group will also begin at 7:35 p.m.
The hunts will take place on the football fields (North side of the Complex); all parking for the event will be available on the South side of the Complex where the baseball fields are located.
For more information on this “Egg”stravaganza visit www.AcworthEggHunt.com or call the Acworth Parks and Recreation office at 770-917-1234.