Jessica Szilagyi is a Statewide Contributor for AllOnGeorgia.com. She focuses primarily on state and local politics as well as agricultural news. She has a background in Political Science, with a focus in local government, and has a Master of Public Administration from the University of Georgia.
She's a "Like It Or Not" contributor for Fox5 in Atlanta and has two blogs of her own: The Perspicacious Conservative and "Hair Blowers to Lawn Mowers."
An accelerant detection canine, with a sense of smell 100,000 times more acute than a human’s, is trained to sniff out minute traces of ignitable liquid accelerants that may have been used to start a fire.
The challenge partners the higher education institution with public agencies to help local governments implement smart development. If the strategies are successful, they will be used as models for other communities in Georgia.