Open Boards & Committees Positions
Notice of Appointments
Oconee County Advisory Boards & Committees
The Oconee County Board of Commissioners is seeking citizen applicants for appointments to the following advisory committees.
Oconee River Resource Conservation and Development Council Board:
One appointment to begin January 1, 2018 for a four-year term that will expire December 31, 2021. Members assist in working with local people, agencies and organizations to identify critical problems, developing plans to alleviate the problems, and implementing such plans to help improve the quality of the area. Council Meetings held quarterly on the third Thursday at 9:00 am at Hardigree Wildlife Sanctuary, 1110 Old Greensboro Highway, Watkinsville.
Oconee County Animal Services Advisory Board: One appointment to begin immediately and expire on June 30, 2019. Members advise, assist, and provide general policy oversight to the Animal Services program. Meetings held in January, April , July, and October at a time, date, and place established by the Advisory Board.
Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities & Addictive Diseases Planning Board, Region 2: One appointment to begin March 1, 2018 for a three-year term that will expire February 28, 2021. Members are encouraged to be an advocate for those who require mental health, developmental disability, and addictive disease services. Meetings are held via video conference every other month on the third Thursday from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at the Northeast Health District Office, 189 Paradise Boulevard, Athens.
Community Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, & Addictive Diseases Community Service Board: One appointment to begin March 1,2018 for a three-year term that will expire February 28, 2021. This board is the governing body of the Advantage Behavioral Health Systems and is responsible for delivering publicly funded mental health, developmental disability, and addictive diseases services in ten northeast Georgia counties. Meetings held monthly on the fourth Tuesday at 4:00 pm at the Advantage Behavioral Health Systems Office in Athens, 250 North Avenue.
Interested persons may request applications and additional information regarding these positions from the Board of Commissioners Office 23 North Main Street, P.O. Box 145, Watkinsville, Georgia 30677, or (706) 769-5120. Applications are also available on the Oconee County Website at www.oconeecounty.com.
Deadline for applications:
November 14, 2017 at 5:00 PM
P.O. Box 145
Watkinsville, Georgia 30677
Applications are also available on the Oconee County website fill out the Application Citizen Advisory Board.