THE NORTHWEST GEORGIA JOINT DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY HAS A NEW PROJECT MANAGER ONBOARD… HE IS KEITH BARCLIFT… WHO STARTED WORK DECEMBER 9th.  BARCLIFT, 26, IS A CHICKAMAUGA NATIVE.  HE GRADUATED FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA WITH A DEGREE IN ECONOMICS.  WORKING UNDER J.D.A. DIRECTOR JEFF MULLIS, THE NEW PROJECT MANAGER WILL BE ATTRACTING NEW BUSINESS TO WALKER, CATOOSA, DADE AND CHATTOOGA COUNTIES.  HE WILL ALSO ASSIST LOCAL INDUSTRIES WITH ANY EXPANSION PLANS.  THE JDA OFFICE IS LOCATED IN THE WALKER COUNTY CIVIC CENTER.