Take the Community Survey: What Northwest Georgia Needs Most
Mar22

Take the Community Survey: What Northwest Georgia Needs Most

Your locally elected officials (mayors and county commissioners) of Northwest Georgia are required, by state law, to update and create a five-year plan for the region.  The Northwest Georgia region consists of 15 counties and 49 municipalities (see map below ).  The Northwest Georgia Regional Council, made up of the regions locally elected officials, is responsible for gathering feedback from the public in order to create a plan that...

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Election Results:  City of Fairmount Special Election
Mar19

Election Results: City of Fairmount Special Election

Click here to view the election results for the City of Fairmount Special Election.

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Flood Safety Preparedness Week March 11-15
Mar07

Flood Safety Preparedness Week March 11-15

Public Safety and Public Works Encourages Gordon County Residents to Prepare During Flood Safety Preparedness Week March 11-15 (Gordon County, GA) – Flooding can happen anytime it rains, with little or no time to prepare and evacuate with your loved ones. Gordon County Emergency Management partners with the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency for Flood Safety Preparedness Week on March 11-15. The week encourages...

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UPDATED: Carter’s Lake Release
Mar01

UPDATED: Carter’s Lake Release

***UPDATE as of March 4, 2019 9:28 a.m.*** Public safety officials were able to speak to someone at the Carter’s Dam powerhouse this morning. According to the contact there a release will begin around noon today and continue through the week. As of right now they are planning a smaller release than originally scheduled. The prior plan called for 10,000 cubic foot per second (cfs) and it has been lowered to 5300 cfs. This could...

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2019 State of the County and State of the City Adddresses
Feb26

2019 State of the County and State of the City Adddresses

2019 State of the County from Gordon County on Vimeo.   2019 State of the City from Gordon County on Vimeo.   2019 Development Authority Report from Gordon County on...

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Gordon County EMA is Encouraging All Residents to Participate in Severe Weather Preparedness Week
Feb05

Gordon County EMA is Encouraging All Residents to Participate in Severe Weather Preparedness Week

At a moment’s notice, tornadoes, thunderstorms, floods or other severe weather events can strike in Gordon County at any time. That’s why Gordon County Emergency Management along with all local public safety agencies and in partnership with the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency are encouraging all residents to participate in Severe Weather Preparedness Week, February 4-8, to prepare for the possibility of a...

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