State of the City & County Address
Feb24

State of the City & County Address

On February 24, 2017, Mayor Jimmy Palmer and Commission Chair Becky Hood presented the 2017 State of the County & City Address. 2017 State of the City Address from Gordon County on Vimeo. 2017 State of the County Address from Gordon County on...

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Temporary Emergency Moratorium
Feb22

Temporary Emergency Moratorium

At their Regular Meeting on Tuesday evening, February 21, 2017, the Gordon County Board of Commissioner’s voted to enact a temporary emergency moratorium on the acceptance of applications for zoning approvals, building permits, land disturbance permits, and any approvals or permits regarding new commercial poultry operations or the expansion of existing commercial poultry operations.  This is a 60-day moratorium to give the...

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Plats Filed in Georgia Must Be Filed Electronically
Jan09

Plats Filed in Georgia Must Be Filed Electronically

Grant Walraven, Clerk of Superior Court, would like to share this important announcement with the citizens of Gordon County. Effective January 1, 2017, all plats filed in Georgia must be filed electronically. Plats will no longer be accepted for filing in paper format. The move to require the eFiling of plats was mandated with the passage of HB 1004 (§ 15-6-67) during the 2016 Georgia General Assembly legislative session. In order to...

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Northwest Georgia Regional Commission Citizen Resources
May24

Northwest Georgia Regional Commission Citizen Resources

NWGRC is a multi-county organization funded in part by 15 Northwest Georgia counties and 49 municipalities.  One of their responsibilities includes administration of the Workforce Investment Act.  They execute this responsibility through the Workforce Investment Program which includes career counselling, scholarships, tuition assistance, job placement, and on-the-job training. Workforce Investment Program:...

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RV, Campers, Travel Trailers and Tiny Homes
Aug11

RV, Campers, Travel Trailers and Tiny Homes

Gordon County ordinances do not allow structures identified as RV’s camper, travel trailers or the relatively new term “tiny homes” to be used as dwellings. These type units are primarily designed as temporary living quarters for recreational, camping, or seasonal use.

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Gordon County Guide Book
Apr18

Gordon County Guide Book

The Gordon County School System and the Family Connection of Gordon County has published a complete guide to community and county resources and services. The guide is in both English and Spanish. Download your free copy.

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