July 19, 2012
Photo by Curt Yeomans
County Commission Chairman Eldrin Bell is blasting allegations that he is party to an alleged plan to de-annex the Lake Spivey community from Clayton County and add it to Henry County. The Commission voted unanimously to hire an outside attorney to investigate the alleged plan.
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County hiring attorney to investigate alleged plot
The Clayton County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to hire an attorney to investigate an alleged secret plan to de-annex one of the county’s wealthier neighborhoods to Henry County. Commission Chairman Eldrin Bell calls the episode a fictional “ploy” to hurt his re-election chances.