Or how to turn a bill about renaming “slums” into “areas of blight” into a bill to shield cities from their own ineptitude. Enter hb 374, the vehicle of choice if you think sinkholes are cool. Georgia Municipal Association decided that their bureaucrats negligence is so widespread the only thing to do was not to fix their actions but to prevent anyone from ever being held accountable.
The 11th hour of the 40th day in a darkened stairwell conference committee is not the place nor the time to forcefeed blanket immunity on the citizens and small businesses on this state. We’ll see in the next hour if democracy prevails.