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Posted on: September 28, 2022

Oconee County Proclaims September 24 – October 2 “National Diaper Need Awareness Week”

Board of Commissioners Present Proclamation to Athens Area Diaper Bank Executive Director

The Oconee County Board of Commissioners presented a proclamation recognizing September 24 through October 2 as “National Diaper Need Awareness Week” to Athens Area Diaper Bank Executive Director and Oconee County resident Erin Campbel...

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Posted on: September 23, 2022

Volunteers Needed for Invasive Species Plant Removal Work Days at Heritage Park

Removal of Invasive Plant Species at Heritage Park

The Oconee County Parks and Recreation Department and the Keep Oconee County Beautiful Commission, in partnership with Athens Land Trust and Kel-Mac Saddle Club, will host Invasive Species Plant Removal Work Days at Heritage Park this fall and winter. Wor...

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Posted on: September 23, 2022

Oconee County to Host Battery & Tire Amnesty in October

Tires for recycling

Oconee County Government and the Keep Oconee County Beautiful Commission will host a Battery and Tire Amnesty event during the month of October. Tires and batteries collected as part of this event will be recycled.

Oconee County residents may bring up to f...

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

Winter 2022-23 Program Registration

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Winter programs online registration for Oconee County residents begins Monday, October 3 at 8:00 a.m.! Registration for out of county residents begins Monday, October 10 at 8:00 a.m. We offer fun recreation programming for boys and girls beginning at age ...

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Posted on: August 23, 2022

TSPLOST 2023 Info

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Learn everything you need to know about TSPLOST 2023 here!

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

September 13 BOC Meeting Highlights

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The Oconee County Board of Commissioners held its regular meeting on Tuesday, September 13, 2022. 

The following actions were taken at the meeting:

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Posted on: September 9, 2022

Oconee County Board of Commissioners Officially Opens Senior Center Expansion

Senior Center Expansion Ribbon Cutting in front of door to new addition

The Oconee County Senior Center hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday, September 7, to celebrate the grand opening of the center’s expansion, which includes a new health and wellness center and additional space for arts and recreational ...

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Posted on: August 30, 2022

Oconee County BOC Appoints Sharon Gregg Director of Elections

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The Oconee County Board of Commissioners appointed Sharon Gregg as the new Director of Elections for the county at its August 30 Agenda Setting Meeting. Sharon brings over fifteen years of experience working in local elections offices, most recently holdi...

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Posted on: July 14, 2022

Farmland Preservation Program - Notice of Application Period

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FARMLAND PRESERVATION PROGRAM

NOTICE OF APPLICATION PERIOD

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 pr...

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