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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Oconee County COVID-19 Conference Call Joint Statement July 24

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On Friday, July 24, Chairman John Daniell participated in a conference call with area healthcare providers and hospitals regarding COVID-19.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Oconee County Fire Rescue Volunteers Complete Firefighter I Training

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Oconee County Fire Rescue proudly announces the completion of 210 hours of Firefighter I training by six Oconee County Volunteer Firefighters.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Oconee County Water Resources To Conduct Smoke Testing July 30-31

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Oconee County Water Resources will conduct smoke testing in the Athens Ridge/ The Falls, Harden Hill Road, and Summit Grove Drive areas on Thursday, July 30, and Friday, July 31.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Oconee County COVID-19 Conference Call Joint Statement July 24

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On Friday, July 24, Chairman John Daniell participated in a conference call with area healthcare providers and hospitals regarding COVID-19.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Oconee County Water Resources To Conduct Smoke Testing July 30-31

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Oconee County Water Resources will conduct smoke testing in the Athens Ridge/ The Falls, Harden Hill Road, and Summit Grove Drive areas on Thursday, July 30, and Friday, July 31.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Oconee County Fire Rescue Volunteers Complete Firefighter I Training

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Oconee County Fire Rescue proudly announces the completion of 210 hours of Firefighter I training by six Oconee County Volunteer Firefighters.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Oconee County Fire Rescue Volunteers Complete Firefighter I Training

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On Friday, July 24, Chairman John Daniell participated in a conference call with area healthcare providers and hospitals regarding COVID-19.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Oconee County COVID-19 Conference Call Joint Statement July 24

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On Friday, July 24, Chairman John Daniell participated in a conference call with area healthcare providers and hospitals regarding COVID-19.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Oconee County Water Resources To Conduct Smoke Testing July 30-31

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On Friday, July 24, Chairman John Daniell participated in a conference call with area healthcare providers and hospitals regarding COVID-19.

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

Oconee County Fire Rescue Volunteers Complete Firefighter I Training

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On Friday, July 24, Chairman John Daniell participated in a conference call with area healthcare providers and hospitals regarding COVID-19.

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

TSPLOST Information

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Learn about the Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (TSPLOST), a sales tax of up to 1% used exclusively for funding transportation purposes.

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Posted on: August 4, 2021

August 3 BOC Meeting Highlights

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The Oconee County Board of Commissioners held a Millage Rate Public Hearing followed by its regular meeting on Tuesday, August 3, 2021. The following actions were taken at the BOC regular meeting:

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Posted on: August 2, 2021

Public Hearing - NE GA Regional Solid Waste Management Plan Update

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PUBLIC HEARING

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SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT PLAN UPDATE – OCONEE COUNTY

Oconee County announces a public hearing for the update of the Northeast Georgia Regional Solid Waste Management Plan on behalf of the Northeast Georgia Regional Sol...

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Oconee County Government Breaks Ground on Senior Center Expansion

Senior Center Expansion Groundbreaking Official Shovel Earth for Expansion

The Oconee County Senior Center hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on Tuesday, July 27, to mark the official start of construction on a major expansion for the center. The project will add a health and wellness center, as well as additional space for arts a...

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Posted on: July 27, 2021

Oconee County Government Receives Bond Rating Upgrade

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Oconee County Government has received a bond rating upgrade from Aa2 to Aa1 from Moody’s Investors Service. This bond rating reflects the fiscal stability and positive financial outlook of Oconee County and is the second highest rating on the Mo...

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Oconee Fire Rescue to Offer EMR Course Beginning September 13

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Oconee County Fire Rescue will offer an Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) course this fall beginning September 13, 2021. The course includes 84 hours of classroom instruction and practical assessment, followed by 36 hours of clinical ride-alongs with Nati...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Oconee County Coroner’s Office Receives IACME Accreditation

County Coroner Receives Accreditation Certificate from IACME President

The Oconee County Coroner’s Office recently received accreditation by the International Association of Coroners & Medical Examiners (IACME). The official Certificate of Accreditation was presented by  IACME President Gary Watts to C...

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Posted on: July 13, 2021

Oconee BOC Seeks Applicants for Board of Tax Assessors

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OCONEE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT

TO OCONEE COUNTY ADVISORY BOARDS & COMMITTEES

The Oconee County Board of Commissioners is seeking citizen applicants for an appointment to the following:

Oconee County Board of Tax Assessors: &...

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Oconee County BOC Seeking Citizen Applicants for Planning Commission, Recreation Advisory Committee

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OCONEE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

ADVISORY BOARDS & COMMITTEES

NOTICE OF APPOINTMENTS 

The Oconee County Board of Commissioners is seeking citizen applicants for appointments to the following: 

Oconee County Planning Commission:&n...

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Farmland Preservation Program - Notice of Application Period

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The Oconee County Board of Commissioners is accepting applications for the Agricultural Conservation Easement Program-Agricultural Land Easements (ACEP-ALE).  The ACEP-ALE is a voluntary program that helps farmers keep their land in agriculture. ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Georgia Environmental Protection Division Announces Annual Ban on Open Burning

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Beginning May 1, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) open burning ban will be in effect for 54 Georgia counties.

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

Eagle Tavern Renovation & Repair Update

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The Eagle Tavern Museum is currently closed for renovations and repairs to the historic structure. Repairs to the foundation will begin on Monday, March 15, in order to remediate erosion issues. These repairs are expected to be completed within four to fi...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

COVID-19 Protocols for Fall 2021

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The health and safety of our participants, parents, spectators, volunteers, officials, and staff remain our highest priority. Participation may not allow for proper physical distancing and other safety measures currently recommended; therefore, participat...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Fall 2021 Program Registration

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Fall programs online registration is now open! We offer fun recreation programming for boys and girls beginning at age four and a few adult programs to keep your families active this fall.

Programs include Youth Flag Football, Youth Soccer, Youth Instructi...

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