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Posted on: May 23, 2023

Oconee County Government Offices Closed May 29 for Memorial Day

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Oconee County Government offices will be closed Monday, May 29, in honor of Memorial Day. We invite you to join us in pausing to remember the brave and selfless individuals who made the ultimate sacrifice.

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Posted on: May 19, 2023

Oconee Veterans Memorial Foundation To Host Memorial Day Program May 29th

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The Oconee Veterans Memorial Foundation, Inc. will host a Memorial Day program May 29th at the Oconee County Veterans Memorial located at Oconee Veterans Park. The program will begin at 11:00 am. 

This year’s program will include an upda...

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Posted on: May 16, 2023

Water Resources to Conduct Smoke Testing May 29 - June 9

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Oconee County Water Resources will conduct smoke testing May 29 through June 9, around HWY 316, HWY 78, and Mars Hill corridors located in zone A and in Brookshire subdivision located in zone B, as shown on the accompanying maps below. Oconee Cou...

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Posted on: May 12, 2023

Oconee County Government to Hold Town Hall June 15 at Civic Center

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Oconee County Government will host a Town Hall Meeting on Thursday, June 15, 2023, at 6 p.m. at the Oconee County Civic Center. The meeting will be open for both in-person attendance and virtual attendance via Zoom and will focus on the Fiscal Year 2024 O...

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Posted on: May 4, 2023

Keep Oconee County Beautiful Commission Receives Governor’s Circle Award

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Award recognizes ongoing efforts to protect local environment

The Keep Oconee County Beautiful Commission recently received a 2022 Governor’s Circle Award, presented by the Keep Georgia Beautiful Foundation, in recognition of the Commission’s exemplary wor...

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Posted on: May 4, 2023

FY 2024 Proposed Budget and Budget Hearing Info

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The Oconee County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on the proposed 2024 Fiscal Year Budget at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 23, 2023, prior to the Board of Commissioners Agenda Setting Meeting in the Commissioners Meeting Chambers at the Ocon...

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Posted on: May 3, 2023

May 2 BOC Meeting Highlights

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The Oconee County Board of Commissioners held its regular meeting on Tuesday, May 2, 2023.

The following actions were taken at the meeting:

  • Announcements
    • The annual burn ban that is required by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division is in effect May 1...
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Posted on: April 21, 2023

Oconee County Parks & Rec Awarded Better Sports for Kids Quality Program Provider Designation

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The Oconee County Parks & Recreation Department has successfully renewed its Better Sports for Kids Quality Program Provider designation for 2023-2024. This designation is awarded by the National Alliance for Youth Sports to programs that have demonst...

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

Notice to Business Owners Regarding Oconee County Sales Tax Rate Change

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Dear Business Owner: 

The purpose of this notice is to inform you that the Oconee County sales tax rate will be increasing from 7% to 8% effective April 1, 2023.  

 On November 8th, 2022, the TSPLOST referendum was approved by Oco...

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Posted on: December 14, 2022

BOC 2023 Meeting Schedule

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Stay informed by attending Oconee County Board of Commissioners meetings! All meetings begin at 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted and are open to the public.

Town Hall meetings and the State of the County take place at the Oconee County Civic Center, located a...

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