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Posted on: December 13, 2018

December 18 Board of Commissioners Agenda Setting Meeting Canceled

Canceled Meeting Notice

The Oconee County Board of Commissioners Agenda Setting Meeting scheduled for December 18, 2018, has been canceled. The next meeting of the Board of Commissioners is scheduled for January 8, 2019, at 6 p.m. in the Commission Chambers.

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Oconee County Seeking Applicants for Appointments to Citizen Advisory Boards & Committees

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:

Hard Labor Creek Reservoir Management Boar...

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Posted on: December 10, 2018

Oconee County Parks & Recreation Thanks Heritage Park Volunteers

The Oconee County Parks & Recreation Department extends sincere thanks to the dedicated group of Heritage Park horse trail users who scheduled a volunteer work day on Friday, December 7, to install new grassy pavers and lay gravel to correct erosion i...

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Posted on: December 7, 2018

Oconee County Dedicates New Fire Station 8

Photo of Oconee County Officials Uncoupling Fire Hose to Dedicate Fire Station 8

Oconee County Board of Commissioners Chairman John Daniell and Oconee County Fire Chief Bruce Thaxton, with Commissioners Mark Saxon, Chuck Horton, Mark Thomas, and Bubber Wilkes, uncoupled a fire hose to mark the dedication of the new Fire Station 8, loc...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Oconee County Government Holiday Closing Schedule

Oconee County Government Offices will be closed the following days this holiday season:

  • Monday, December 24 for Christmas Eve
  • Tuesday, December 25 for Christmas Day
  • Tuesday, January 1 for New Year’s Day

Oconee County Government Offices will also be ...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

Public Comment Periods for MACORT Begin Monday, December 3

The Madison Athens-Clarke Oconee Regional Transportation Study (MACORT) has announced two different public comment periods that begin Monday, December 3, 2018.

Public comment will be accepted December 3 – 17, 2018, concerning a revision ...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

Oconee County Parks & Recreation Department Awarded Grant to Provide Basketball Program Scholarships

Photo of OVP Basketball Court Overhead View

Grant encourages basketball participation for all in local communities

The Georgia Recreation and Parks Association, in partnership with the Atlanta Hawks and the Hawks Foundation, recently awarded the Oconee County Parks & Recreation Department (OCPRD...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Oconee County to Conduct Smoke Testing of Sanitary Sewer System

Safe, cost-effective process identifies areas for maintenance

 

Oconee County Water Resources and personnel from contractor Woolpert, Inc., will be conducting smoke testing on the county’s sanitary sewer system from December 3 through Dec...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Oconee Veterans Park Fitness Center & Gym Holiday Schedule

The Oconee Veterans Park Fitness Center and Gym will operate according to the following holiday schedule:

Wednesday, November 21 - OVP Community Center closes at 5 p.m.

Thursday, November 22 - OVP Community Center CLOSED

Friday, November 23 - OVP Community C...

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