Spotlight on Cobb
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Spotlight on Cobb
Air date: 7/30//2012

Spotlight on Cobb is a news program updating you on events happening in Cobb County Government and your community. Previous programs are available on demand at:
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Full Spotlight on Cobb for 07/30/2012
Time: 00:00:00 - 00:21:12
Big Shanty Road project
Local officials gathered recently to officially open the long-anticipated Big Shanty Road project in the Town Center area. This project is important regionally because it will significantly reduce congestion in this major corridor. Here is Cobb County Commission Chair Tim Lee with more.
Time: 00:01:05 - 00:04:30
Atlanta Executive Jet Center at McCollum Field
McCollum Field has a significant impact on the local economy, contributing more than $112 million annually to the community. The airport leased its only undeveloped parcel to Atlanta Executive Jet Center in 2010. The private company constructed 100,000 square feet of corporate hangar space and 240,000 square feet of new ramp on the land. The $7 million project was paid by Atlanta Executive Jet Center, while the Cobb receives ground rent. Officials from Cobb County and Atlanta Executive Jet Center recently gathered to celebrate the opening of the Corporate Row Hangar Project.
Time: 00:04:28 - 00:07:07
2012 Law Enforcement Exploring National Championship
Cobb Police Explorers recently competed in the 2012 Law Enforcement Exploring National Championship in Fort Collins, Colorado. Cobb took two teams and competed in a total of six events, earning 2nd place in the nation in burglary in progress. Both teams finished in the top 10 percent in 4 out of the 6 events. This was the largest event ever held for Law Enforcement Explorers. Cobb Police Explorers were also honored for having more than 2,500 hours of community service and for winning the Presidential Community Service Award for the past 5 years.
Time: 00:07:05 - 00:07:47
Mableton farmer's market
On Thursday mornings during the summer, Mableton hosts a farmer's market with healthy produce grown locally. We caught up with Cheryl Mayerik and some of the venders.
For more information on how to get involved and become a vender call 404-463-3125.
Time: 00:07:44 - 00:11:20
Cobb County Employees
Cobb County is known for its parks, senior centers and libraries, but one thing residents may not know is Cobb County government prides itself on hiring the best and most qualified employees to serve our residents. Here's more on this story.
Time: 00:11:17 - 00:16:00
Cobb County Water System Smart Irrigation Month
Cobb County Water System has a new program to offer. TV23 caught up with Cobb Water's Kathy Nguyen about the program.
Time: 00:15:57 - 00:21:12