National Preparedness Month
Aug31

National Preparedness Month

The Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency and Gordon County Emergency Management Agency are using September’s National Preparedness Month to encourage residents to prepare for disasters. The month-long initiative increases awareness and inspires citizens of Georgia to be prepared for any natural or man-made disaster. Gordon County will join thousands of private, public and nonprofit organizations that are designed...

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Public Notice:  Cooling Stations for Citizens and Visitors
Jun15

Public Notice: Cooling Stations for Citizens and Visitors

For Immediate Release: June 15, 2022 News Release Emergency Management and Local Communities Partner |to Offer Cooling Stations for Citizens and Visitors (Calhoun) – With extreme heat taking hold of a major portion of the United States this week, Gordon County is not exempt from these high temperatures. Currently, Gordon County is under a Heat Advisory until 8 p.m. today and could remain under that for certain hours over the next...

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Public Hearing:  Draft Update to the Gordon County Hazard Mitigation Plan
Sep03

Public Hearing: Draft Update to the Gordon County Hazard Mitigation Plan

Gordon County will be holding a public hearing to review a draft update to the Gordon County Hazard Mitigation Plan on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 10am at the Gordon County Administration Building located at 201 North Wall Street in Calhoun. We will be reviewing a draft of the update to the Hazard Mitigation Plan which, once completed, will later be brought before the County Commission for adoption. This plan considers natural and...

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September is National Preparedness Month
Sep02

September is National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month Prepare To Protect GORDON COUNTY, GA – We have seen over the last year that the norm can change in a moment. Therefore, it is important for us to take the time, in order to protect our lives and families, to prepare for unforeseen emergencies. Gordon County Emergency Management Agency, along with the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency, are encouraging residents to prepare...

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COVID-19: Numbers Rise, Testing Sites Re-open, Vaccines
Aug25

COVID-19: Numbers Rise, Testing Sites Re-open, Vaccines

COVID-19: Numbers Rise, Testing Sites Re-open August 25, 2021 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE…. We want to take this time to let our citizens know that Gordon County, Calhoun, leadership and public safety from all municipalities continue to work alongside each other to address issues relevant to COVID-19 within our community by communicating daily and holding bi-weekly meetings. These bi-weekly meetings serve as a tool to make sure we are all...

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COVID-19: Local and State Numbers Rising Again
Aug10

COVID-19: Local and State Numbers Rising Again

August 10, 2021 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE…. We want to take this time to let our citizens know that Gordon County, Calhoun, leadership and public safety from all municipalities continue to work alongside each other to address issues relevant to COVID-19 within our community by communicating daily and holding bi-weekly meetings. These bi-weekly meetings serve as a tool to make sure we are all collaborating together to stay up to date on...

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